Sweet Treats

Chocolate Truffles (Very Easy)

Choco­late Truf­fles are deli­cious choco­lates, espe­cial­ly pop­u­lar dur­ing the hol­i­days. This recipe is so easy that kids can make the choco­late truf­fles them­selves. It is fun to make as your roll the truf­fles in cocoa pow­der! A great activ­i­ty, and a deli­cious sweet treat for the hol­i­days!

chocolate truffles

 

Chocolate Truffles Recipe

I am using the recipe from French Chef Jean-François Mal­let (Sim­plis­sime Desserts). I made a few adjust­ments to make it eas­i­er to make in the US.

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Very Easy Choco­late Truf­fles
(recipe by Jean-François Mal­let)
chocolate truffles
Course Sweet snack
Prep Time 15 min­utes
Pas­sive Time 1 hour
Serv­ings
truf­fles
Course Sweet snack
Prep Time 15 min­utes
Pas­sive Time 1 hour
Serv­ings
truf­fles
chocolate truffles
Instruc­tions
  1. Melt the choco­late with the light cream and the but­ter in the microwave (it takes about 1 minute or so).
    melted chocolate for truffles
  2. Wait for it to become luke­warm. Add the sug­ar and the egg yolk. Mix well.
  3. Place in the fridge for 1 hour.
  4. Gath­er the choco­late mix­ture into lit­tle balls (the truf­fles), and roll them in the cocoa pow­der.
  5. Enjoy! They are even bet­ter after plac­ing them in the fridge for a cou­ple of hours.
    chocolate truffles
Recipe Notes

Please note that since these truf­fles con­tain raw egg, they should be kept in the fridge and eat­en with­in a cou­ple of days.

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French Mom


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