Chocolate Coffee Truffles:

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Photo taken in my home at Diamond Creek, Melbourne.

Makes about 24

200g chocolate, broken
30g butter
1/3 cup (55g) icing sugar, sifted
1/4 cup (60ml) thickened cream
1 tablespoon coffee liquor

Place chocolate and butter in a microwave safe bowl. Heat in 30 second lots and stir each time.

Stir in icing sugar, cream and liquor and mix well. Place in the fridge for two or more hours to go hard.

Roll tablespoonsfuls of mixture into balls and toss in coco. Store in the fridge.



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  • Sheila  Pasket
    Sheila Pasketabout 5 years ago


  • thanks so much.

    – Joy Watson

  • Kathy Reid
    Kathy Reidabout 5 years ago

    Yum Yum Yum these look so goooood!!!!

  • Make them Kathy, they are really easy.

    – Joy Watson

  • Helen Phillips
    Helen Phillipsabout 5 years ago

    Wonderful image and recipe! Best I just look and read….

  • ha ha thanks so much Helen.

    – Joy Watson

  • eclectica
    eclecticaabout 5 years ago

    So well done – food photography can be very challenging – sounds extremely delicious too!

  • Thanks Veronica for viewing my work. i do agree.

    – Joy Watson

  • Megan Martin
    Megan Martinabout 5 years ago

    OMG! I am sooooo making these! They look outstanding! Wonderful capture Joy! WOW! =)

  • Please make them Megan, i’m sure you will love them. They are easy just make sure the chocolate is firm before rolling into balls.
    Let me know how you get on.

    – Joy Watson

  • loiteke
    loitekeabout 5 years ago

    I would like to have them.

  • Hi Meeli wish i could hand them to you.

    – Joy Watson

  • Lotacats
    Lotacatsabout 5 years ago

    Mmmm…I have a serious weakness for chocolate truffles…I get a box for myself alone every Christmas.

  • Excellent idea, i do the same at Easter.

    – Joy Watson

  • pyko
    pykoabout 5 years ago

    mmm looks delicious! should try the recipe sometime soon :)

  • Sheila  Pasket
    Sheila Pasketabout 5 years ago

    April 2009

  • Many thank.

    – Joy Watson

  • Squealia
    Squealiaabout 5 years ago

    You could add it to the challenge here

  • Thanks so much

    – Joy Watson

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