Home All Things Food Chef Bernice’s easy lunchbox sweet treat

Chef Bernice’s easy lunchbox sweet treat

Capsicum Culinary Studio – South Africa’s largest chef school – has tasked its chef lecturers at their six campuses around the country to come up with delicious dishes for the whole family to enjoy.
Chef Bernice Warner from the school’s Port Elizabeth campus shares her chocolate cluster recipe for an easy lunchbox sweet treat.

Lunch Box Chocolate Cluster:
(Makes eight to 10 and takes 15 to 20 minutes)


- Advertisement -

125g dark chocolate
30g mixed, chopped nuts
30g salted pretzels, broken into small pieces
25g mini marshmallows

Equipment needed:
Wax paper
Heat resistant glass bowl to melt the chocolate
Clear packets or plastic containers.


  1. Melt chocolate over double boiler on the stove or in the microwave in short intervals (mix in between) until melted.
  2. Add all the ingredients to the melted chocolate and ensure they are well coated. Using a tablespoon, scoop ball shaped heaps of the cluster mixture and put onto a piece of wax paper/baking paper and allow to set until the chocolate is firm.
  3. Peel off the paper and store the chocolate clusters in clear plastic packets or in a plastic container.


- Advertisement -


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Must Read

28 Autumn reading delights …

There’s no better feeling than hibernating indoors with a cosy blanket, your favourite cuppa and any one of Exclusive Books’ 28 recommended titles. From fiction,...

Mother’s Day gifts for every type of mom…

Finding a gift for mom is always a challenge. How do you express your love to the most important woman in your life without...

A festival of fragrances…

Spoiler alert. Your favourite fragrance is about to be replaced. We’ve found five of the most desirable scents on the beauty shelves. Spritz away!  My...

Good for the soul cassserole!

For those looking for a tasty meat-free meal, we know you'll love this winner dinner by local chef and experimental foodie, Isla Rechner who...

5 Ways to afford your next amazing break

We have all been longing for that moment when we can put our out of office on, pack our bags and jet off to...
Want more exclusive content?

Sign up for our monthly newsletter