Chocolate Hazelnut Spread May 19, 2018 By Jed Grieve Print Recipe Chocolate Hazelnut Spread A luxurious mix of chocolate and hazelnuts to complement crêpes, pretzels, and sweet strawberries. Recipe by Vitamix. Prep Time 10 minutes Servings cups Ingredients 1/4 cup peanut oil3 cups roasted hazelnuts2 cups semi-sweet chocolate Prep Time 10 minutes Servings cups Ingredients 1/4 cup peanut oil3 cups roasted hazelnuts2 cups semi-sweet chocolate Instructions Place peanut oil and hazelnuts into Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid. Select Variable 1. Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to Variable 10, then High. Use the tamper to press the ingredients into the blades. After about 1 minute when a smooth butter has formed, reduce speed to Variable 8. Add chocolate, a little at a time through the lid plug opening, tamping only if necessary. Once all of the chocolate has been added, increase speed to Variable 10 and blend an additional 10-30 seconds. Thicken in the refrigerator. « Back to the Blog Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.