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Dark Chocolate Truffles Recipe

Looking for an easy Dark Chocolate Truffles recipe? Learn how to make Dark Chocolate Truffles using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by almajoly

Makes 12 servings



From The Worlds Healthiest Foods October 18 2009 George Mateljan Foundation

Recipe Ingredients for Dark Chocolate Truffles

1/2 cup pitted prunes
1/4 cup pitted dates
3 tablespoons almond butter
1 tablespoon maple syrup
3 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa
1/2 cup unsweetened coconut, finely grated

Recipe Directions for Dark Chocolate Truffles

  1. In a food processor, drop the prunes and dates through the feed hole one by one. Scrape the processor bowl and run until the prunes and dates are smooth.

  2. Add remaining ingredients except for the coconut. Run until smooth and scrape the bowl as needed.

  3. Roll the mixture into 12 one-inch balls and roll in coconut to coat. Refrigerate for at least 1/2 hour.

  4. Makes 12 pieces

Categories

Fruits, Dessert, Snacks

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 21.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
72
Calories from Fat
33
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.7g
6%
Saturated Fat
1.3g
7%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
2mg
0%
Potassium
142mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
10.5g
3%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
6.3g
Protein
1.2g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 2% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • Very low in sodium
  • High in manganese
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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