Dark Chocolate Champagne Truffles
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
5 mins
Total Time
1 hr 20 mins
 

The perfect sweet treat, these Dark Chocolate Truffles are infused with truffles and make the perfect hostess gift.

Course: Candy, Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: champagne truffle, chocolate truffle
Servings: 36 truffles
Calories: 126 kcal
Author: Kellie
Ingredients
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 14 ounces chopped dark chocolate
  • 1/3 cup champagne
  • 8 ounces chopped semi-sweet chocolate
  • Sprinkles for decorating
Instructions
  1. Heat the cream in a medium saucepan over low heat until simmering.
  2. Add the dark chocolate to a heatproof bowl and pour the cream over the chocolate.
  3. Cover the bowl with plastic wrap and allow to stand for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally, until smooth. Stir in the champagne.
  4. Transfer the chocolate to the refrigerator to cool for 1 hour or until firm.
  5. Using a small melon-baller, form into 1-inch balls and place on a baking sheet lined with parchment.
  6. Return the chocolate to the refrigerator for 15-20 minutes.
  7. Melt the semi-sweet chocolate in the microwave at 30 second intervals, stirring in between until smooth.
  8. Dip each truffle in the melted chocolate and allow the excess to drip off.
  9. Return the truffles to the baking sheet and decorate with sprinkles, if desired.
  10. Transfer the baking sheet to the refrigerator and allow to chill until hardened.
  11. Store the truffles in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 5 days.
Recipe Notes

Total time includes chilling time.

Nutrition Facts
Dark Chocolate Champagne Truffles
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 126 Calories from Fat 81
% Daily Value*
Fat 9g14%
Saturated Fat 5g31%
Cholesterol 9mg3%
Sodium 5mg0%
Potassium 121mg3%
Carbohydrates 8g3%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 4g4%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 105IU2%
Vitamin C 0mg0%
Calcium 16mg2%
Iron 1.7mg9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.