Blog Recipe Of The Week

Brazilian Chocolate Truffles

These Brazilian chocolate truffles, otherwise known as Brigadeiro are so simple to make and perfect for creating a classic Brazilian atmosphere for the upcoming Olympic games. A traditional Brazilian sweet, these truffles are made form just five ingredients and can be assembles in just 10 minutes making them the perfect option for gathering, parties and celebrations.

Ingredients:

7.5 ounces sweetened condensed milk

1 ounce dark cocoa powder

pinch of sea salt

1 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

toppings: chocolate sprinkles, cacao nibs, shredded coconut

Instructions:

In a medium sized saucepan over low heat mix the condensed milk, sifted cocoa powder and salt and stir constantly to avoid burning.

Add the butter and vanilla extract, place in a plastic container and refrigerate. Once chilled, use a teaspoon to roll into truffle shapes, coat in chocolate sprinkles, cacao nibs or coconut and serve chilled.

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