Easter chocolate pots with pick ‘n’ mix toppings

Indulge at Easter time with these decadent chocolate pots made with custard and crème fraîche. Top with crushed mini eggs, hazelnuts and sprinkles

  • Prep:10 mins
    Cook:5 mins
    plus 2-3 hrs chilling
  • Serves 6
  • Easy

Nutrition per serving

  • kcal 333
  • fat 22g
  • saturates 13g
  • carbs 28g
  • sugars 23g
  • fibre 3g
  • protein 5g
  • salt 0.1g


  • 500g fresh custard
  • ½ tsp ground cinnamon
  • 200g dark chocolate, chopped into small pieces
  • 100g crème fraîche
  • mixture of crushed chocolate mini eggs, chopped toasted hazelnuts and sprinkles, to serve


  1. Heat the custard with the cinnamon in a saucepan until just simmering. Remove from the heat, add the chocolate, stir until melted, then fold in the crème fraîche.

  2. Divide the mixture between six ramekins or teacups, or tip into one large dish. Transfer to the fridge to chill for 2-3 hrs, or until set. Put the mini eggs, hazelnuts and sprinkles in separate small bowls and serve with the chocolate pots for everyone to top as they like.

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