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2-Ingredient Dark Chocolate Truffles

These simple 2 ingredient dark chocolate truffles are rich, creamy and so tasty.
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: French
Keyword: Dark Chocolate Truffles
Servings: 25 Truffles
Calories: 99
Author: Julia

Ingredients

For chocolate truffles:

For chocolate coating:

  • 1.8 oz Chocolate (50 grams)
  • 3.4 fl oz Whipping Cream (100 ml)
  • Royal Icing or Melted White Chocolate for decorating (optional)

Instructions

  • Finely chop the chocolate (the smaller pieces the faster they melt) and place it into a heat proof bowl.
  • In a sauce pan, bring cream to a boil & pour it over the chocolate. Let it sit for 2 minutes before stirring until completely smooth.
  • Cover with cling film and place in the fridge for at least 2-3 hours. The chocolate needs to be firm enough so you can work with it. Form bite size balls using your hands (scoop each out with a melon scooper or a spoon). If you feel that the chocolate mix (ganache) is too sticky, place it back in the fridge for longer.
  • Once you have rolled all the balls, chill it in the fridge until firm.
  • Meanwhile prepare the chocolate for coating: Bring the cream to a boil and pour it over finely chopped chocolate. Make sure the chocolate is in a heat proof bowl. Let it sit for 2 minutes before stirring until smooth.
  • Let the chocolate cool down a bit before coating the truffles. To coat them simply dip them in the chocolate and take out using a fork or a spoon. Place them on a baking paper (make sure you have a chopping board or a tray underneath). Once done, put them in the fridge until completely set.

Notes

Optional: Decorate with Royal icing or melted white chocolate.
Important: Before doing this, make sure there is no condensation on the truffles otherwise the icing won’t stay on them. The best is to take them out from your fridge and wait for the condensation to dry!
Nutrition Facts
2-Ingredient Dark Chocolate Truffles
Amount Per Serving
Calories 99 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Fat 8g12%
Saturated Fat 5g31%
Cholesterol 16mg5%
Sodium 6mg0%
Potassium 71mg2%
Carbohydrates 5g2%
Sugar 2g2%
Vitamin A 180IU4%
Vitamin C 0.1mg0%
Calcium 14mg1%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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