Chocolate Christmas Truffles
Chocolate Christmas Truffles Recipe ( Video )
Chocolate truffles are great fo any holiday truffle, especially for Christmas. It is the perfect gift for ladies, and it is easy to make.
Added by John on 07 Dec 2010 @ 14:37
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- 1/2 cup whipping cream
- 1/4 cup Irish cream liqueur
- 2 tbsp coffee liquieur
- 1/4 cup butter
- 1 sifted cocoa powder
- 1 1/2 tsp instant coffee crystals
- 1 12-ounce package smisweet chocolate pieces
In a bowl, combine whipping cream, Irish cream liqueur and coffee liqueur. Stir in the instant coffee crystals; set aside.
In a heavy saucepan, melt chocolate and butter over low heat. Remove from heat; Gradually stir in cream mixture until blended. Transfer to a bowl; cover tightly and chilling refrigerator about 2 hours or until completely cool and smooth, stirring occasionally. Mixture will be slightly sticky.
Shape tablespoons of candy into balls. Roll each in cocoa powder.
Place on a waxed-paper-lined baking sheet. Chill until firm.
Store tightly covered in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks. If you like, roll in additional cocoa powder before serving.
Enjoy with a glass of milk, cup of coffee, or hot chocolate!