Chocolate babka
Waitrose and Partners

Chocolate babka

    Vegetarian
  • Serves10
  • CourseDessert
  • Prepare40 mins
  • Cook45 mins
  • Total time1 hr 25 mins
  • Plusproving and cooling

Ingredients

  • 500g strong white bread flour, plus extra for dusting
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 150g dark brown soft sugar
  • 10g easy bake yeast
  • 125ml whole milk
  • 3 eggs, beaten
  • 150g unsalted butter, softened

For the chocolate nut spread

  • 200g dark chocolate (70% cocoa), finely chopped
  • 200g blanched hazelnuts, roasted
  • 100g milk chocolate, finely chopped
  • 150ml whole milk
  • 3 tbsp cocoa powder
  • tsp ground cinnamon
  • 3 tbsp honey