Very Berry Good Truffles
2 cmixed dried fruit (blueberries,cranberries,cherries,& dates)
1 tspfreshly grated orange zest
1/2 clight brown sugar, packed
2 Tbsporange juice, thawed concentrate
1 Tbspbutter, room temperature
1 Tbspcanola oil
3 Tbspconfectioners' sugar
How to Make Very Berry Good Truffles
- In a food processor, pulse wafers until finely crumbled. Transfer to bowl.
then pulse fruit and zest until finely chopped.
- In a heavy 2 qt. saucepan add brown sugar, orange juice, butter, oil, and honey; bring to a simmer, stirring over medium-low heat. Stir in mixed fruit and wafer crumbs. Let cool 5 minutes.
- With damp hands, roll fruit mixture into 1" balls, placing on wax paper as you work.
- Place confectioners' sugar in a small bowl. Roll each ball into sugar to coat.
Makes about 4 dozen