Do you need an easy Nutty Truffles recipe for the coming picnic outing or a party? Then remember how to make this wonderful dessert.
No baking is required in this recipe, just mix the ingredients together and add plenty of your favourite nuts for that delicious crunch.
Ingredients For Outer Coating:
- 1/2 cup Butter
- 1/2 cup Cocoa Powder
- 2 cups Icing Sugar
- 1/4 cup Whipping Cream
- 1/2 tsp Vanilla Essence
Ingredients For Center Filling:
- 1/2 cup Hazelnuts; finely chopped
- 1/2 cup Whole Almonds; toasted
- 1/2 cup Macadamia Nuts; finely chopped
- 1/2 cup Dessicated Coconut
Mix the center filling ingredients together and set aside for later use.
Cream butter till light in large mixing bowl.
Combine icing sugar and cocoa powder. Add alternately with whipping cream and vanilla essence to creamed butter.
Blend well thoroughly.
Chill until mixture is firm before rolling into small balls around center nuts filling. Coat well with coconut and crushed nuts. Rechill till firm before serving.
Makes 30 truffles.