Ingredients

Serves 8

Base

  • 50g corn flakes
  • 20g dark chocolate

Chocolate layer

  • 400g cream
  • 200g milk
  • 20g caster sugar
  • 450g milk chocolate
  • 6 leaves gelatine

Chocolate glaze

  • 20g milk
  • 150g cream
  • 100g caster sugar
  • 35g cocoa powder
  • 35g dark chocolate
  • 3 leaves gelatine

Honeycomb

  • 200g caster sugar
  • 50g honey
  • 1tbsp bread soda

Method

  1. Mix the dark chocolate with the corn flakes, until it comes together, press this into the bottom of a cake tin, until the base is completely covered, and approx 1cm thick.
  2. To make the chocolate layer, soak the 6 leaves of gelatine in cold water for 5 mins.
  3. Break up the chocolate and place in a bowl. Bring the cream, milk, sugar to the boil, stir in the gelatine, then pour over the chocolate. Stir this to a chocolate sauce consistency, then pour on top of base layer, leave in the fridge for 2 hours, or until set.
  4. To make a glaze, soak the gelatine in some cold water for 5 mins. Add the milk, cream, cocoa powder and dark chocolate to a pot and bring to the boil, whisking all the time, add the soaked gelatine and stir until shiny, then pour a layer into the tin and set in the fridge.
  5. To make the honeycomb, lightly oil a baking tray.
  6. Place the sugar and honey in a pot, and cook over a medium heat until light and golden in colour. Add in the bread soda and allow it to double in size, then pour onto the baking tray and allow it to set (5 minutes)
  7. Once the chocolate is set, remove it from the cake tin, crush the honeycomb and sprinkle it all over the top. add a few flakes of sea salt. Portion with a hot knife and serve.