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Easy Edible Chocolate Play Dough! + Free Download

Easy Edible Chocolate Play Dough! + Free Download

Easy Edible Chocolate Play Dough Recipe

Recommended by Jenelle Myers, LWT Rep

  • ½ block of butter (250g)
  • 180g Cocoa
  • 90g Icing Sugar
  • 250g Flour
  1. Mix together and play!
  2. No cooking necessary; continue to mix with hands to melt the butter and bring the mix together to form the dough.

What next? Chocolate Play Dough Activity Ideas

  • Set up a dinosaur landscape with the play dough as the ground (roll out with a rolling pin) or rocks (roll into a all with hands)
  • Collect a range of trucks and cars from around the house. Roll out the play dough into a 1cm think sheet and run the cars over the surface of the play dough. What track marks do all the different cars make?
  • Get out your silicon cupcake holders as well as some decorative craft bits and pieces. Dress up and make your own cupcakes store. Take turns ordering and making cupcakes for each other. Finish off with a tea party!

 

Images by Fiona Hall, LWT Rep

Images by Kathryn Smith, LWT Rep 

Not a fan on Chocolate? Try our Jelly Play Dough Recipe

Recommended by Jenelle Myers, LWT Rep

  • 1 cup Plain Flour
  • 1 cup warm water
  • 1 packet Jelly Crystals
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons Cream of Tartar
  • 2 table spoons oil
  1. Place all ingredients in a saucepan
  2. combine with a whisk
  3. Continue to mix over a low heat until mixture thickens and comes together
  4. When dough has cooled slightly roll on a floured bench top until dough is no longer sticky.

Enjoy!

Images by Jenelle Myers, LWT Rep