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    Raspberry-Chocolate Truffles Raspberry-Chocolate Truffles

    These delectable truffles make fabulous hostess gifts or after dinner treats.

    Prep: 30 min - Chill: 6 hrs

    3/4 cup whipping cream
    1/2 cup LAND O LAKES® Butter
    1/2 cup seedless raspberry jam
    2 (8-ounce) packages semi-sweet high-quality chocolate, chopped
    1 tablespoon kirsch, raspberry liqueur or orange juice
    1 cup chopped macadamia nuts
    1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa


    Place whipping cream, butter and raspberry jam in 2-quart saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until butter and jam are melted (3 to 5 minutes). Continue cooking until mixture begins to bubble around edges (1 to 2 minutes).

    Remove from heat. Stir in chocolate and kirsch until melted and smooth. Stir in nuts. Place mixture in medium bowl. Cover; refrigerate until firm (5 to 6 hours).

    Working quickly, roll chocolate mixture into 30 (1 1/2-inch) balls. Place on waxed paper-lined pan. Cover; refrigerate 1 hour.

    Roll chocolate balls in cocoa. To serve, place in mini paper cups.

    Yield: 2 1/2 dozen truffles

    Nutritional Info Per 1 Truffle: Calories 170, Fat 13 g, Cholesterol 15 mg, Sodium 35 mg, Carbohydrates 15 g, Dietary Fiber 2 g, Protein 1 g

    This recipe created by Land O'Lakes.

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