MASHED POTATO TRUFFLES

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Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

Recipe & photo: dessertfortwo.com
05-29-2016

Rating:

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Comments:
Serves:
Makes 1 dozen
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    cold mashed potatoes, plain
  • 1 c
    dark chocolate chips
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/2 c
    topping for rolling (cocoa powder, coconut flakes, powdered sugar or finely chopped nuts)

How to Make MASHED POTATO TRUFFLES

Step-by-Step

  1. In a small bowl, add the chocolate chips. Melt them in the microwave at 50% power, stirring often.
  2. When chips are completely melted, stir in the mashed potatoes. Add the vanilla and stir VERY VIGOROUSLY.
  3. Refrigerate the mixture for 30 minutes to firm up.
  4. Pour your rolling mixtures in little bowls and have them ready. Take 1-Tbsp-sized hunks of the mixture and roll between the palms of your hands. Roll quickly in desired topping.
  5. Place on a baking sheet and refrigerate until firm. They will keep in the refrigerator for one week.

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About MASHED POTATO TRUFFLES

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy



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