Chocolate Chat Bombs

Preparation info
  • Serves


    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      35 min

Appears in
Mowgli Street Food

By Nisha Katona

Published 2018

  • About

I developed these for my and my friends’ children. We experimented with these a lot in Mowgli, but I have yet to put them on the menu because chocolate is not an Indian ingredient. In the heat of the East, it melts, becoming crystalline and white. I take these decisions about the menu hideously seriously. My kids hate me for it!


  • 150 g/5 oz dark/bittersweet chocolate, broken into pieces
  • 10


  1. Set a small heatproof bowl over a saucepan of simmering water. Put the chocolate in the bowl and stir until fully melted.
  2. Carefully take each pani puri and coat in the melted chocolate, then set aside on baking parchment and allow to cool fully.
  3. While the pani puri are cooling, start to make your chocolate ganache by setting a small saucepan over a me