Chocolate, mint & chilli truffles
- Preparation and cooking time
- plus 2 hrs chilling
- Makes 25 truffles
Make these easy homemade truffles as an edible gift or after dinner treat - balance heat from the chilli with cooling mint extract
- STEP 1
Pour the cream into a pan and heat until just steaming, but not boiling. Put the chopped chocolate and butter in a bowl, pour over the hot cream, and stir until smooth. Add the golden syrup, mint extract and chilli. Chill until firm, about 2 hrs.
- STEP 2
Using a melon baller roll into 1 tsp balls. Roll the balls in chopped almonds and set on a tray. Cover and chill until serving.