Genius Gluten Free Pain au Chocolat

I bought these gluten free pain au Chocolat from Genius on a whim because they were on offer in Waitrose.

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They come par-baked so you just have to pop them in a hot oven for 9-10 minutes.
I had pretty low expectations for these because I hadn’t heard anything about them, and you know how we coeliacs like to rave about tasty food options!
I was so impressed with the taste and texture of them though!
This is how it looked once I’d baked it. The top is flakey and yummy.

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As you can see, there is a layer inside where the dough isn’t quite cooked enough, not raw but not flakey like the rest. This is personal taste but I loved it! The chocolate inside doesn’t taste cheap and artificial, as far as I can remember it tastes just like the real thing.
I highly recommend these and will definitely be grabbing two more next time I’m in Waitrose. At around £2 for a pack of two they aren’t exactly cheap so I won’t be switching to these for breakfast any time soon, but for a treat now and again I’ll definitely indulge.

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What do you think of these? Has anyone tried the croissants? Let me know in the comments below.

Liv x

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