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Chocolate truffles Recipe

Rich, melt-in-the mouth chocolate truffles made with a mixture of milk and dark chocolate and dusted with cocoa powder.

  • Preparation
    10mins
  • Cooking time
    0mn
  • Rest time
    20mins
Rate this recipe
(13 votes) 4.9/5
Ingredients
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  • Dark chocolate : 300 g
  • Milk chocolate : 200 g
  • Double cream : 200 ml
  • Unsalted butter : 100 g
  • Unsweetened cocoa powder : 75 g
Method
  • ETAPE 1

    Serves 20.

  • ETAPE 2

    Break the chocolate into small pieces, place in a bowl.

  • ETAPE 3

    Place the cream and butter in a saucepan and bring to scalding point.
    Whisk gently to emulsify the butter.

    Pour the liquid over the chocolate.
    Allow to sit for 1-2 minutes and then gently fold though to obtain a smooth glossy ganache.

  • ETAPE 4

    Refrigerate until firm.
    Remove from the fridge and shape into truffles with a hot parisienne scoop.

  • ETAPE 5

    Sift the cocoa powder onto a plate. Roll the truffles through the cocoa powder to dust.

Chef's tip

«Try rolling your truffles through some chopped nuts to add a little crunch.»

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