Friday, March 5, 2010

Cookie Dough Truffles

These truffles from Taste of Home are simply decadent. Super easy to make and taste just like cookie dough (but without the raw eggs - 'cause last time I checked salmonella is no fun). If you want to look like a superstar, go whip up a few batches & share the love!

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1-1/2 pounds dark chocolate candy coating, coarsely chopped


Directions

  • In a large bowl, cream the butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in vanilla. Gradually add flour, alternately with milk, beating well after each addition. Stir in the chocolate chips and walnuts. Shape into 1-in. balls; place on waxed paper-lined baking sheets. Loosely cover and refrigerate for 1-2 hours or until firm.
  • In a microwave-safe bowl, melt candy coating; stir until smooth. Dip balls in coating, allowing excess to drip off; place on waxed paper-lined baking sheets. Refrigerate until firm, about 15 minutes. If desired, remelt remaining candy coating and drizzle over candies. Store in the refrigerator. Yield: 5-1/2 dozen.

6 comments:

  1. We made these at my work last Christmas to give out to some of our partners - BIG hit! We put them in the freezer to harden a little quicker, worked like a charm :)

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  2. aww your layout is so cute and sweet lookin !
    I found you in Etsy and now ill add your link to my daily must read list :D

    Have a great day !

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  3. Wow that sounds yummy!!! Definitely going to try it - thanks for sharing!

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  4. Oh my gosh, those look so good. I really want to go to the store and make those right now!

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  5. These sound amazing! I know what I'm doing next weekend!

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