Chocolate Orange Truffles

These chocolate orange truffles are easy to make. Perfect sweet treat for the whole family.

Chocolate Orange TrufflesIngredients

  • 1/4 C butter
  • 2-3 T orange zest
  • 1 t orange extract
  • 1/ 3 C of heavy cream
  • 6 oz  of dark or semisweet chocolate chips

**dipping: ground nuts, pecans, almonds, pistachio or walnuts unsweetened cocoa powder or powdered sugar

Instructions

  1. In a medium sauce pan over a low heat, stir the cream, butter and chocolate until it is melted.
  2. Remove from the the heat and stir in zest and extract.
  3. Pour the mixture into a shallow baking dish. Then place it in the fridge 40 min at least.
  4. Scoop out the chocolate and form into balls using your hands. Roll into your dipping choice and serve.

Enjoy!

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