Cherry Truffles

Valentine’s Day is perfect for delicious, oh so sinful treats for you and your Valentine.  These Cherry Truffles are easy to make and oh so good!  You will want to make plenty of them, they go quick! 😉

Happy Valentine’s Day!

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Cherry Truffles

  • Servings: 24
  • Difficulty: easy
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By:  Arl’s World

Makes about 24 truffles

Ingredients

12 ounce package semisweet chocolate chips or one 11-1/2-ounce package milk chocolate chips

1/3 cup whipping cream

4 teaspoons cherry brandy (optional)

2 tablespoons finely chopped candied cherries

crushed cherry flavor candy

grated white chocolate
Directions
  1. Line a baking sheet with waxed paper; set aside. In a heavy medium saucepan, combine chocolate pieces and whipping cream. Cook and stir constantly over low heat until chocolate melts. Remove saucepan from heat; cool slightly. If desired, stir in cherry brandy. Beat truffle mixture with an electric mixer on low-speed until smooth. Stir in cherries. Chill about 1 hour or until firm.
  2. Shape chilled chocolate mixture into 3/4- to 1-inch balls. Roll balls in crushed candy and grated white chocolate.

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25 thoughts on “Cherry Truffles

  1. Pingback: Fiesta Friday #55 | The Novice Gardener

  2. Happy Valentine’s Day 2015!
    Blog Challenge: I challenge you to comment on 15 blog posts today that feature something you love, including one of mine.
    You’re my 15th love of the day…I love sugary treats!

    Spread the love!

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  3. Hi Arl, love the look of your blog these days . . . sorry it’s been too long since I visited! And these cherry truffles are amazing! Gosh, thank you for going out of your way to make these and bring them to the party this week!

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