Easy Chocolate Truffles

Heather Grow


My son's favorite holiday yummy

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3-5 dozen
1 Hr


18 oz
semisweet chocolate
8 oz
cream cheese, softened
3 c
powdered sugar
2 tsp
orange extract (or whatever flavor you like)
cocoa, powdered sugar, chopped nuts and/or coconut to roll in.


1Melt chocolate in the microwave on high for 60 seconds. Stir and continue to cook on high for another 60 seconds & repeat until chocolate is completely melted.

2Beat cream cheese until smooth. Add powdered sugar and continue beating until well blended.

3Stir in chocolate and extract flavoring.

4Refrigerate for 1 hour or until firm.

5Shape into 1 inch balls.

6Roll into cocoa, powdered sugar, nuts, coconut or dip into melted chocolate.

7Store in refrigerator.

8option: Use white chocolate in place of semi-sweet chips and follow same directions.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies
Collection: Gifts to Give
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtag: #Truffles