Blackcurrant and Almond Chocolate Flan

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A Taste of Dreams

By Josceline Dimbleby

Published 1976

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This is a flan which you can make in summer with fresh blackcurrants using the easy chocolate cake recipe – if is easy to make and the sharp taste of the blackcurrants is wonderful combined with the chocolate. It is a luxurious and mouthwatering looking pudding.



Make up the cake mixture and spread into a buttered 9–10 in (23–25.5 cm) flan dish (the china fluted ones are good for this). On top of the cake mixture arrange half the almonds, then the blackcurrants (sp