Simply Sensational Truffles

Simply Sensational Truffles

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"Sprinkle these decadent chocolate truffles with crushed peppermint candies in addition to, or instead of, the chopped peanuts and colored sprinkles."
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1 h 10 m servings
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  1. Melt 8 of the chocolate squares as directed on package; set aside. Beat cream cheese in medium bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until creamy. Add melted chocolate; mix well. Cover. Refrigerate 1 hour or until firm. Meanwhile, cover baking sheet with waxed paper.
  2. Shape chocolate mixture into 36 balls, using about 2 tsp. for each ball. Place in single layer on prepared baking sheet.
  3. Melt remaining 12 chocolate squares as directed on package. Dip chocolate balls, one at a time, in melted chocolate. Return to baking sheet. Sprinkle with suggested coatings. Refrigerate until chocolate is firm. Store in tightly covered container in refrigerator.
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Most helpful positive review

These were wonderful. I divided the mixture into 3 parts; one orange, to which I added 1 T of triple sec; one almond, with 1 T of cream de almond and 1/2 tsp of almond extract; and one mocha, w...

Most helpful critical review

This was a fail! My truffles didn't come out so great and they wouldn't get hard enough to form nicely. They tasted nice (hence the 3 stars), but my family was trying to guess their forms (ali...

These were wonderful. I divided the mixture into 3 parts; one orange, to which I added 1 T of triple sec; one almond, with 1 T of cream de almond and 1/2 tsp of almond extract; and one mocha, w...

Simple, very good, fun to make. Lends itself to all kinds of variations including using dark chocolate on the outside or inside. I used a German Chocolate Bar for the outer chocolate coating a...

I found this recipe in a holiday magazine years ago and I have been making them EVERY year since!! Huge hit at parties. I like to dip them in milk Chocole and then roll them in Girardelli Coco...

Very good! I was impressed by how easy and scrumptious these are. Also, I dipped some in white chocolate for an eye-catching contrast. YUM

you can crush one pack of oreos (any kind!!)and mix them with the cream cheese then dip them in the chocolate for oreo truffles

I used white and milk chocolate coating. Yummy with a couple mini M&M's make a sweet treat!

I made these and everyone loved them! Will definitely make them again,and might try using milk chocolate for the outer coating.

Awesome and easy! My family loved it! It is a must have at all holiday functions.

I made these for my husband's office and everyone raved about them. His co-workers begged for the recipe and couldn't believe how super easy they are to make. Absolutely a holiday staple at our ...