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Marshmallow Truffles

Homemade Marshmallows: Marshmallow Truffles

The new year is upon us, and with it comes a host of baking possibilities. Truffles are a classic wintertime treat with the power to please candy-lovers and chocoholics alike. With this recipe for marshmallow truffles, you’ll be sure to have a treat you’ll enjoy all year long.

Tools
  • Electric stand mixer
  • double boiler
  • 2.5-quart saucepan
  • All-Purpose Digital Thermometer & Timer
  • Multi-Purpose Scraper
  • spatula
  • baking sheet
  • parchment paper
 Recipe
Ingredients
  • 2 cups Marshmallow Fluffing
  • 16 ounces bittersweet chocolate,
  • chopped 1/4 cup cocoa powder
  • 1/4 cup powdered sugar
 Instructions

Prepare Marshmallow Fluffing according to the recipe or substitute with store-bought marshmallow creme. Bring water to boiling in bottom of a double boiler or saucepan. Remove from heat.

Place chocolate in top of the double boiler or in a heat-safe bowl; place over a pan of water. Heat, stirring often until melted and smooth. Remove from heat; stir in Marshmallow Fluffing. Stir thoroughly to fully combine. Cover with plastic wrap; refrigerate 30 minutes.

Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Scoop 1 tablespoon of chocolate mixture; roll into a ball; repeat. Place each truffle on baking sheet; refrigerate 30 minutes. Combine cocoa powder and powdered sugar in a small bowl. Roll each truffle in the cocoa powder mixture. Store covered, at room temperature until ready to serve.

Yield: 2 dozen truffles

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