Fudgy Truffle Eggs

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Stormy Stewart

By
@karlyn255

Betty Crocker does it again with this 5 ingredient easy make your own Easter (Ostara) eggs

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
48
Prep:
40 Min
Method:
Microwave

Ingredients

1 pkg
(12 oz) semisweet chocolate chips (2 cups)
1 can(s)
chocolate frosting (12 oz)
1 tsp
vanilla
1/4 c
creamy peanut butter or marshmellow creme
1 pkg
24 oz) vanilla-flavored (almond bark) or chocolate-flavored candy coating

How to Make Fudgy Truffle Eggs

Step-by-Step

  • 1In large microwaveable bowl, microwave chocolate chips uncovered on High 1 minute, stir until melted. If necessary, microwave 10 to 20 seconds longer or until chocolate can be stirred smooth.
  • 2Microwave frosting uncovered on High 20 seconds; stir into melted chocolate chips. Stir in vanilla. Cover; refrigerate 30 minutes or just until thick enough to hold a shape.
  • 3Drop chocolate mixture by level tablespoonfuls onto waxed paper lined cookie sheets. Flatten each tablespoon of chocolate mixture. Spoon about 1/4 teaspoon marshmallow or creamy peanut butter in center. Fold chocolate mixture over filling; shape into egg shapes. (If mixture is too sticky, refrigerate until firm enough to shape.) Freeze 30 minutes.
  • 4In large bowl, microwave candy coating uncovered on High 1 minute to 1 minute 30 seconds, stirring until smooth. Dip eggs, one at a time, in candy coating using fork to hold them. Return to cookie sheets. Refrigerate eggs about 10 minutes or until coating is set. Decorate as desired.

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About Fudgy Truffle Eggs

Course/Dish: Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtag: #ostara