Bourbon-Pecan Pound Cake Truffles

Bourbon-Pecan Pound Cake TrufflesRecipe
Photo: Iain Bagwell; Styling: Heather Chadduck
We take a favorite Southern dessert and turn it into bite-size Bourbon-Pecan Pound Cake Truffles.


Makes about 3 dozen

Recipe from

Southern Living


1/3 cup chopped toasted pecans
2 tablespoons bourbon
3/4 cup finely chopped toasted pecans
Powdered sugar


Crumble half of Million Dollar Pound Cake into a large bowl; stir in Vanilla Buttercream Frosting, 1/3 cup chopped toasted pecans, and bourbon until mixture holds its shape. Shape into 1-inch balls, and place on wax paper. Roll truffles in 3/4 cup finely chopped toasted pecans, and dust with powdered sugar.