Chocolates with lime and pistachio ganache

Chocolates with lime and pistachio ganache

Fresh Twist: Lime and Pistachio Chocolates for a Summer Sweetness
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Gang: Dessert
Cuisine: Belgian
Keyword: Belgian chocolate, chocolate, Ganache, Pralines
Totale Tijd: 3 hours
Porties: 144 Pieces
Calorieën: 47kcal



For the ganache

  • 250 Gr cream
  • 1 zest lime
  • 80 Gr honey
  • 250 Gr chocolate milk / melted / not tempered
  • 250 Gr chocolate fondant / melted / not tempered
  • 20 Gr Pistachio paste

For the praline mould

  • 200 Gr chocolate white / tempered for 2 molds
  • 200 Gr chocolate Milk / Tempered for 2 Molds
  • 200 Gr chocolate fondant / tempered for 2 molds



  • Clean the moulds.
  • Spray with pure alcohol.
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  • Let it dry for 10 minutes.


  • Fill 2 molds with each type of chocolate. Remove excess chocolate with the palette knife.
  • Place on the vibrating table for about 15 seconds in such a way that any remaining air bubbles disappear.
  • Turn over and let it drain for about 5 seconds.
  • Remove the excess chocolate with a palette knife.
  • Place the mold upright on a paper towel for about 10 minutes
  • Then, with the help of a palette knife, remove the excess chocolate.


  • Bring the cream, zest and honey to the boil.
  • Pull foil over it, leave to infuse for 15 minutes.
  • Warm up again and pour through a sieve over the milk and dark chocolate.
  • Add the pistachio paste and mix with the hand blender.
  • Let it cool down to below 30°C and pour the mixture into the piping bag.
  • Fill the shapes. Knock the tin on the table to spread the filling evenly. Stay at least 2 mm from the edge.
  • Place in the fridge and let the filling cool down considerably.


  • Pour chocolate over the moulds.
  • Scrape off with the help of a palette knife.
  • Let stand for a while and then put in the fridge for about 20 minutes.
  • Remove the chocolates from the mould with 1 tapping movement.


Serving: 8Gr | Calories: 47kcal


source and inspiration – CVO Gent – Simple Chocolate Course

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