Pioneer Woman Chocolate Truffles Recipe

    18 Servings

Ingredients

  • 7 ounces Heavy Cream
  • 2 ounces Light Corn Syrup
  • 15 ounces Dark Chocolate, Unmelted, tempered, chopped
  • 1/2 ounce Butter, softened
  • 1 1/2 fluid ounces Liqueur
  • 2 pounds Dark Chocolate, Melted and tempered; for precoating and dipping

Directions

  1. Combine cream and corn syrup and bring mixture to a boil.
  2. Pour this the chopped chocolate and let sit for about one minute.
  3. Whisk together and check to see if all the chocolate is melted. If need be, place briefly over a warm water bath, but do NOT exceed 94 degrees.
  4. Stir in soft butter and stream in the liqueur; mix until homogeneous.
  5. Pour ganache into a large shallow pan. Allow it rest at room temperature until slightly firm. Agitate/stir around the ganache with a spatula to break it up a tad.
  6. Scoop truffles onto parchment paper; let sit until firm enough to handle.
  7. Roll truffles into balls and pre-coat in tempered chocolate. Dip once more after the first layer of chocolate is set.
  8. Roll in cocoa powder if you wish and serve.

Notes

You may use any of the following liqeurs: Brandy, Kahlua, Schnapps, Chambord, Grand Marnier.

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Pioneer Woman
Cooking Method:
Baking
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The Pioneer Woman Recipes, Chocolate Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Baking Recipes, Truffle Recipes
Recipe Yields:
36 pieces
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Author: Matt R.
Source: Pioneer Woman
Recipe Yields: 36 pieces
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 60 minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 2 pieces
Servings Per Recipe 18

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 261
Calories 213

% Daily Value*
50%
Total Fat 33g
43%
  Saturated Fat 9g
0%
Sodium 7mg
13%
Total Carbohydrate 39g
13%
  Dietary Fiber 10g
  Sugars 8g
4%
Protein 2g

* Percent Daily Value are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
** Nutrition Facts are estimated based on ingredients and data provided by Fat Secret. Please consult a doctor if you have special dietary needs.