Burly Curly Wurly

27 May

Ooooooooooh, I love a giant sized chocolate bar, me!

It was my good friend Laila’s birthday this weekend – and as we all know, the lady LOVES Curly Wurlies…

Tim Ward and I made her a giant one to keep her sweet:

read on for the details…

The ingredients:

First, we put all the toffees in a bowl and melted them down in the microwave:

Then when all the toffee was nice and soft, we moulded it into a curly wurly shape:

Then we put some chocolate in a bowl and melted all that down:

Then we spread it all over one side of the toffee which we put on a cooling rack so all the excess chocolate would drip down:

We used a special tool (which might have just been a kebab stick) to poke all the chocolate through:

Then the whole thing went in the fridge too cool down:

When it had all set, we covered the other side in chocolate and let that cool down too – until…

…le voila! – the burly curly wurly was complete – hurrah!!:


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8 Responses to “Burly Curly Wurly”

  1. not goth June 3, 2008 at 6:23 pm #

    wow i think you are the best friends ever!!

  2. Lee Ingram August 28, 2008 at 2:35 pm #

    Awesome, am making one of these on the weekend for a house warming gift, good to know they look great supersized, and i bet it was yummy too πŸ˜›

  3. Phil February 24, 2009 at 5:06 pm #

    Fantastic, I love Curly Wurlys! I wonder whether a quick once over with a hair drier would give it that glazed look?

  4. Random T. April 24, 2009 at 11:56 am #

    My fellow on Orkut shared this link with me and I’m not dissapointed that I came to your blog.

    • birdface April 24, 2009 at 2:24 pm #

      thanks! πŸ™‚

  5. Dean Gray December 1, 2010 at 9:27 pm #

    My friend loves curly wurlies too! I might make this for her πŸ™‚

  6. sybaman February 1, 2012 at 8:35 pm #

    Looks great! How did you make the wrapper?

    • birdface February 5, 2012 at 10:32 am #

      thanks! it’s just made out of printed paper.

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