Salted Caramel Truffles Recipe

    48 Servings

Ingredients

  • 3 cups Milk Chocolate Ghirardelli Morsels
  • 2/3 cup Heavy Whipping Cream
  • 2 tablespoons Unsalted Butter
  • 1 teaspoon Espresso Powder
  • 1/2 cup Caramel Bits
  • 16 ounces Ghirardelli Melting Chocolate
  • Sea Salt, for garnish

Directions

  1. In a double boiler (or a glass bowl over a boiling pot of water), heat cream until warm. Add butter until melted. Add espresso powder and Ghirardelli chocolate morsels. Stir until smooth. Add caramel bits, stirring until melted (this may take several minutes).
  2. Remove from heat and refrigerate for 2-3 hours until ganache becomes set.
  3. Scoop filling into 1 tablespoon balls and drop onto a parchment paper lined baking sheet. Freeze for one hour.
  4. Melt Ghirardelli Melting Chocolate according to package directions (this is the chocolate wafers in the resealable pouch).
  5. Dip each truffle on a toothpick into the melted chocolate, tapping the side of the bowl until the excess falls off. Drop onto the parchment paper and sprinkle immediately with sea salt. Repeat until finished.
  6. Store truffles in airtight container in refrigerator for up to two weeks. ENJOY.

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Author: Aimee Shugarman
Recipe Yields: 48 truffles
Prep Time: 210 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 218 minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 truffle
Servings Per Recipe 48

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 61
Calories 138

% Daily Value*
12%
Total Fat 8g
26%
  Saturated Fat 5g
1%
Sodium 23mg
6%
Total Carbohydrate 17g
0%
  Dietary Fiber 0g
  Sugars 16g
3%
Protein 1g

* 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.
Aimee Shugarman

About Aimee

Aimee Shugarman of Shugary Sweets likes all things sweet, as you can probably guess. Writing about homemade candy came naturally, and we're oh so thankful she's our Candy Fanatic.