Chocolate Hazelnut Monkey Bread

Prep time: 10min
Total time: 90min
Makes: 48 pieces
2 pkg
prepared pizza dough ball (650 g each)
all-purpose flour for dusting
1 cup
chocolate-hazelnut spread, divided
250 mL
1 cup
chopped toasted hazelnuts, divided
250 mL
1/3 cup
butter, melted
75 mL
2 tbsp
brown sugar
30 mL
1/2 tsp
ground cinnamon
2 mL
Per serving (2 pieces)
calories
220
fat
10 g
saturated fat
3.5 g
carbs
35 g
sugar
8 g
protein
5 g
cholestrol
5 mg
fibre
2 g
sodium
210 mg

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C). Divide each package of dough into 24 equal pieces. Flatten each piece on lightly floured surface to about 1/4-in. (5-mm) thickness; onto centre of each piece, spoon 3/4 tsp (4 mL) chocolate-hazelnut spread and 3/4 tsp (4 mL) chopped hazelnuts. Draw up and pinch together dough to seal in filling, creating a small ball. Repeat process to make 48 balls. Set aside.

  2. In small bowl, mix butter, brown sugar and cinnamon. Dip each dough ball into butter mixture, allowing excess to drip off. Place balls in Bundt pan. Drizzle any remaining butter mixture over top.

  3. Bake 40 to 45 min. until top is golden brown and crisp. Cool pan on wire rack 10 min., then invert bread onto serving plate.

  4. Meanwhile, transfer remaining chocolate-hazelnut spread to small re-sealable plastic bag. Microwave 30 sec. on HIGH until spread is melted; cool slightly. Snip off small corner of bag; drizzle warm spread over bread. Sprinkle with remaining chopped hazelnuts. Serve warm.