Crispy Mexican Truffles Recipe
Cinnamon, cayenne, and crunch! These chocolate truffles have an unexpected hint of heat. Nutritional Facts: 1 truffle: 98 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 6mg cholesterol, 33mg sodium, 14 carbohydrate (10 sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein.
Servings Prep Time
30Servings 30Minutes + Chilling
Servings Prep Time
30Servings 30Minutes + Chilling
Ingredients
  • 6Ounces Cream Cheese, Softened
  • 2Cups Confectioners’ Sugar
  • 8Ounces Bittersweet Chocolate, Melted and Cooled
  • 2Teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1Cup Crushed Cornflakes
  • 2Teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/2Teaspoons cayenne pepper
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl, beat cream cheese until smooth. Beat in confections’ sugar, chocolate and vanilla. Cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour or until easy to handle.
  2. In a small bowl, combine the cornflakes, cinnamon and cayenne. Shape Chocolate mixture into 1-in. balls; roll in cornflake mixture. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator. Yield: 2-1/2 dozen.