Make your own Creme Egg croissants! TikTok cook goes viral with indulgent breakfast recipe for air-frying chocolate in a pre-rolled pastry sheet
- Nathan, who lives in Belfast, Northern Ireland, has gone viral on social media
- Cook impressed with a tutorial for making Creme Egg croissants at home
- Commenters gushed about being eager to try the method for themselves
A home cook has gone viral on social media with a video showing how to make Creme Egg croissants at home.
Nathan’s video racked up almost 790,000 views as commenters saying they’re eager to give it a try themselves and adding it makes the perfect Easter breakfast.
Nathan, who lives in Belfast, Northern Ireland, has gone viral on TikTok after demonstrating how to make Creme Egg croissants at home (pictured)
Bon appétit! How to make the dish at home
- Place Creme Egg in centre of Jus-Rol Croissant Pastry Sheet
- Fold pastry sheet so egg is completely covered
- Lightly glaze
- Pop in air fryer at 170C for 8 minutes
He captioned the post: ‘Airfryer Cream Egg Croissant Balls – 386 cals #airfry #airfryer #fyp #foryou #breakfast #chocolate #croissant #fy #food #hungry #creamegg.’
The video shows Nathan laying out the pastry for the croissants on a chopping board, before slicing along the dotted lines and placing a Creme Egg in each triangle.
He then ensures the chocolate eggs are fully covered in the pastry by rolling into a ball with his hands.
The home cook added a glaze to make the croissants shiny and put them in his air fryer at 170C for eight minutes.
After removing the croissants, Nathan demonstrated slicing the pastry to reveal the Creme Egg melted for a gooey chocolate centre.
A stream of commenters said they plan on trying the recipe themselves, while some asked if an oven can be used instead of an air fryer.
Nathan used Jus-Rol Croissants Dough, Cadbury Creme Eggs and a glaze to create his 386 calories pastry
Nathan showed the Creme Eggs being covered in pastry (pictured left), before being placed into his air fryer for eight minutes (pictured right)
One person wrote: ‘Well dam guess I’m starting my diet tomorrow… hi ho hi ho off to the shops I go.’
Another said: ‘Easter Sunday breakfast sorted.’
‘Air fryers are healthy right… these are gluten free, wheat free, sugar free and low fat right (asking for a friend),’ a third joked.
A fourth commented: ‘OMG that looks so good.’
Tagging a friend, another added: ‘I’ll let you make me this. Thank you very much.’
A stream of commenters said they plan to try the method of making Creme Egg croissants for themselves, while others asked if they can achieve the same results using an oven