ArrowDownFill 1arrow-small-lineFill 1Cooking Light - EasyCooking Light - FastCooking Light - So GoodCooking Light - How-ToCooking Light - Staff FaveCooking Light Badge - Wow!GroupClose IconEmailEmpty Star IconLike Cooking Light on FacebookFull Star IconShapePage 1 Copy 3Page 1 Copy 2Grid IconHalf Star IconFollow Cooking Light on InstagramList IconMenu IconPrintSearch IconSpeech BubbleFollow Cooking Light on SnapchatFollow Cooking Light on TwitterWatch Cooking Light on YouTubeplay-iconWatch Cooking Light on Youtube

Dark Chocolate Truffles

Prep time 25 mins
Cook time 3 mins
Chill time 25 mins
Yield

3 to 4 dozen truffles

Indulge in a sweet and sophisticated temptation that melts in your mouth with this recipe for Dark Chocolate Truffles.   Whether covered in toasted nuts, flaked coconut or cocoa, these delectable candies will have loved-ones longing for more. A romantic treat sure to please, these delightful truffles are perfect for that special someone.

Ingredients

  • 2/3 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 2/3 cups (10-oz. pkg.) NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Dark Chocolate Morsels
  • Finely chopped toasted nuts, toasted flaked coconut and/or NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Baking Cocoa for coating truffles

How to Make It

  1. LINE baking sheet with parchment or wax paper.

  2. HEAT cream to a gentle boil in medium, heavy-duty saucepan.  Remove from heat.  Add chocolate.  Stir until mixture is smooth and chocolate is melted.   Refrigerate for 15 to 20 minutes or until slightly thickened.

  3. DROP chocolate mixture by rounded measuring teaspoon onto prepared baking sheet.  Refrigerate for 20 minutes.  Shape or roll into balls; coat with nuts, coconut or cocoa.  Store in airtight container in refrigerator.