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The chocolatín is a traditional bread of the French gastronomy, with its crispy texture on the outside and soft on the inside, which is filled with chocolate. Go ahead and prepare this recipe with only 10 ingredients and get this sophisticated and delicious traditional bread.
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30 portions
  • 3 cups flour, (400 g)
  • 1/2 cups sugar, (60 g)
  • 1 teaspoon salt, (8 g)
  • 1 tablespoon yeast, (10 g)
  • 3/4 cups butter, melted, (80g)
  • 3/4 cups milk, (180 ml)
  • enough flour, to extend
  • 1 3/4 cups butter, to bind (200 g)
  • 30 chocolates, in a bar
  • 1 egg, to varnish


In a bowl, mix the flour with the sugar, salt, yeast, butter and milk until it integrates.
Work the dough on a surface and knead for 10 minutes until smooth and homogeneous.
Place in a previously greased bowl, cover with non-stick plastic and ferment for 1 hour or until the dough doubles its volume.
Spread it on a floured surface and form a rectangle, freeze 20 minutes.
Place the butter between two rectangles of nonstick plastic and with the help of a roller, work without heating too much to have a square. Refrigerate for 10 minutes and reserve.
Place the butter in the center of the dough, wrap and spread again. With the help of a knife cut the edges, make a double to "or" double "(lengthwise) and extend again. Double as a book or do a "double single" and freeze 20 minutes.
Spread the dough again and cut rectangles 7cm x 15cm.
Place a chocolate bar in each rectangle and make a double, add another chocolate bar and roll up.
Place on a tray with waxed paper, varnish with egg and ferment for 1 hour or until they double in size.
Preheat oven to 170 ° C and bake for 20 minutes.
Serve with a glass of cold milk.


On a bread basket, served with a glass of cold milk.


The butter should be of good quality, with a fat content of 80% which will ensure that your breads are delicious. It is important to work the cold dough so that the puff pastry is not lost.

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Ratings (5)
Rosy pasos
22/10/2019 15:31:17
Se ve ricooo a ver qué tal me quedan
Ana Cervantes
31/05/2018 21:06:53
Simplemente, deliciosos! :)
Cilantro Yerbabuena
31/05/2018 14:26:17
5 estrellas
Lilia Ma Gomez
12/05/2018 19:52:11
Sencillos y exquisitos
Kary Gtz
09/05/2018 12:13:15
Me encanto

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