peppermint truffles

★★★★★ 1 Review
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By rachel ross
from New Bedford, MA

These truffles are addictive! Feel free to experiment with different candies and extracts (root beer, lemon, raspberry)

★★★★★ 1 Review
serves 5-10
prep time 15 Min
cook time 4 Hr

Ingredients For peppermint truffles

  • 1 c
    heavy cream
  • 1/4 c
  • 12 oz
    bittersweet chocolate, chopped
  • peppermint extract
  • candy canes, crushed

How To Make peppermint truffles

  • 1
    Bring the cream and sugar to a boil over low heat, pour over the chocolate and stir until smooth to make a ganache.
  • 2
    Add 1-2 drops of peppermint extract to the ganache and stir to combine.
  • 3
    Cover and chill for at least 4 hours or overnight.
  • 4
    Roll into walnut-sized balls and roll in crushed candies. Chill until ready to serve.

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