Basic Truffle Recipe
Prep: 1 hour
Total Prep: 1 hour
1 8 ounce package cream cheese, softened
3 cups confectioners’ sugar, sifted
3 cups semisweet chocolate chips, melted
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla (may substitute orange, almond, maple, or coffee liqueur)
various toppings (chopped nuts, shredded coconut, sprinkles, cocoa, shaved chocolate)
Beat cream cheese in a large bowl until smooth.
Add the confectioner’s sugar one cup at a time until well blended.
Stir in chocolate and vanilla until well incorporated.
(If using a liqueur flavoring, divide the mixture into thirds and add 1 tablespoon of the preferred liqueur to each prepared mixture.)
Chill for 1 hour.
Shape into 1 inch balls. Roll in your favorite toppings.
National Day Calendar® food holidays are a big deal with our followers and we are having fun compiling favorite recipes for everyone to enjoy. We are always looking out for great recipes. Use the submission form below if you would like to share one of your favorite recipes with the National Day Calendar® family! PLEASE MAKE SURE IT IS YOUR RECIPE OR YOU HAVE PERMISSION TO SHARE THE RECIPE. You might be surprised to know we just might publish the recipe giving credit to you!