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Coconut Truffles

Rated as 4.14 out of 5 Stars
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"This is a great recipe to use for holidays! I give it out to friends and family at Christmas time."
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Ingredients

1 h 40 m servings 369
Original recipe yields 36 servings (36 truffles)

Directions

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  1. Line a baking sheet with waxed paper.
  2. Mix sugar, sweetened condensed milk, and butter together in a bowl. Stir walnuts and coconut into dough. Cover bowl with plastic wrap and freeze until dough is firm, at least 1 hour.
  3. Form dough into 1-inch balls, place on prepared baking sheet, and freeze until firm, at least 30 minutes.
  4. Melt chocolate chips in a double boiler or in a bowl set over a pan of simmering water, stirring frequently until smooth.
  5. Dip balls into melted chocolate to coat; cool on prepared baking sheet until chocolate has hardened.

Footnotes

  • Cook's Notes:
  • Don't let the balls sit in the chocolate or they become melted.
  • If you don't use wax paper, the truffles are difficult to get off the pan.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 369 calories; 20 49.3 3.3 17 84 Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

These are a lovely little truffle, which taste kind of like an almond joy, but with walnuts instead of the almonds. Couple of notes about the recipe: I made a half batch and got close to 60 truf...

Most helpful critical review

They were a hit with my kids, but WAY too sweet for me to even finish one of them... I am going to try them again and add some salt to the mix to tone it down and maybe use regular condensed mil...

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These are a lovely little truffle, which taste kind of like an almond joy, but with walnuts instead of the almonds. Couple of notes about the recipe: I made a half batch and got close to 60 truf...

I made these today and while the flavour is good the prep time and ready in time are way off. I really should have gone with my instinct about the number of truffles that this recipe makes as we...

This recipe makes about 60 pieces, give or take. Delicious Almond (walnut) Joy taste.

While these came out very good... I did have to make several changes. First off, this recipe yielded 100 1" balls for me. This in itself changed the amount of time this took to over 3 hours! ...

Awesome just so very good

They were a hit with my kids, but WAY too sweet for me to even finish one of them... I am going to try them again and add some salt to the mix to tone it down and maybe use regular condensed mil...