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Decadent Crème Fraîche Truffles


prep time:

30 mins

cook time:

2 hours 0 mins

Total time:

2 hours 30 mins




  • 12 ounces high-quality dark chocolate , chopped

  • Vermont Creamery Crème Fraîche

    1 cup

  • 1 tablespoon orange liqueur

  • grated zest from 1/2 organic orange

  • ½ cup cocoa powder


  1. Place the chocolate in a heatproof dish.
  2. Place the crème fraîche in a saucepan and bring to simmer.
  3. Pour the crème fraîche over the chocolate and stir until the chocolate is fully incorporated.
  4. Add orange liqueur and orange zest, and stir well.
  5. Place in the fridge for 1 to 2 hours or until set.
  6. Shape the chocolate into balls in the palm of your hand, (Messy but fun),Dip in cocoa powder, and roll around so all sides are covered.
  7. Store in an airtight container in a cool place.