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singular rocky road slice

Rocky Road Slices

Author: Becky
Rocky road is a great, no bake dessert, perfect for Christmas parties but tastes delicious any time of the year.
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Chilling Time 2 hrs
Course Dessert, party
Cuisine American, Australian, British
Servings 16
Calories 270 kcal


  • 180 g Digestive Biscuits
  • 120 g Soft Amaretti Biscuits
  • 140 g Plain Chocolate
  • 225 g Unsalted Butter
  • 25 g Soft Brown Light Sugar
  • 2 tbsp Golden Syrup
  • 2 tbsp Cocoa Powder
  • 60 g Mini Marshmallows
  • 50 g Glace Cherries
  • White Chocolate for decorating


  • Place the biscuits in a bowl and roughly crush them into small pieces
  • Place the chocolate, butter, sugar, syrup and cocoa powder into a heavy based saucepan and gently heat until melted, stirring continuously until combined. Remove from the heat and allow to cool to room temperature.
  • Once the chocolate has cooled, add the marshmallows and cherries to the biscuits and pour in the chocolate mix, fold in until all ingredients are coated with the chocolate.
  • Line a 20cm square tin with baking paper and press the mixture in gently with the back of a spoon, being sure to compact it will without crushing everything inside.
  • Place in the fridge and allow chill for around 3-4 hours until set.
  • Once the rocky road has set, remove from the tin and cut it into slices.
  • Melt the white chocolate and drizzle over each piece. Allow to set and serve.

Recipe Notes and Guidance

See How to Make in the Post for More Detail
  • You can use a microwave to melt the chocolate.
  • Be sure to allow the chocolate to cool before adding the marshmallows.
  • Let the baking paper hang over the sides of the tin, this makes it easy to remove the set rocky road in order to slice it. 
  • Feel free to experiment with extra additions or omissions to the additional ingredients. 

Nutrition Estimate

Calories: 270kcalCarbohydrates: 29gProtein: 3gFat: 17gSaturated Fat: 10gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 5gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 30mgSodium: 82mgPotassium: 93mgFiber: 2gSugar: 18gVitamin A: 355IUCalcium: 15mgIron: 2mg
Keyword christmas rocky road, rocky road with amaretti biscuits
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