LIVE: How to Make Chocolate Ganache and Truffles

We’re LIVE to show you how to make our chocolate truffles and ganache recipe! Check out these related links:Candy Melts candy: http://bit.ly/39rC00YBasic Chocolate Ganache and Truffles Recipe: http://bit.ly/37kXP0CCookie Scoop: http://bit.ly/2usw6hlTruffle Topped Chocolate Cake: http://bit.ly/2Sl2dZ

Posted by Wilton Cake Decorating on Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Choco-holics rejoice! Ganache and truffles are a great way to enhance your cake for any celebration. Both made using Candy Melts candy and heavy whipping cream, ganache can be poured over an iced cake or treat, then the leftovers can be refrigerated and turned into truffles. Whether you like them with nuts, sprinkles or a dusting of cocoa, truffles are a decadent treat for chocolate lovers, and a fun way to top cakes, cupcakes and more.

 

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Instructions:

Step 1 ​

Chop Candy Melts (you can use a food processor). Heat whipping cream in saucepan just to boiling point. Do not boil. Remove from heat and add chopped Candy Melts, stir until smooth and glossy.

For only ganache, stop after this step.

Step 2

For Truffles: Add 1 tablespoon liqueur for flavor, at this point, if desired. Stir until smooth and creamy. Refrigerate until firm, roll into 1 in. diameter balls. Can be used as center for dipping, served plain or rolled in nuts, coconut or cocoa powder. Store truffles in refrigerator up to 3 weeks.

Makes: 2 cups of ganache

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