Hartford House

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Award-winning hotel and restaurant situated at Summerhill Stud on the picturesque KwaZulu-Natal Midlands Meander, South Africa.

Decadent Hand-made Chocolate Truffles Recipe

 Chocolate Truffles Photo : Jackie Cameron

Chocolate Truffles
Photo : Jackie Cameron

Dessert means time to relax so serve something effortless such as crispy crunchy popcorn, smooth-textured Turkish delight and decadent hand-made chocolate truffles.

Decadent Hand-made Chocolate Truffles

Yields : 10

Ingredients :

100g best quality Dark Chocolate that is available

5ml Brandy

5ml Icing Sugar

80g salted Butter

1 Egg Yolk

Cocoa powder for dusting

Method :

1) Melt the chocolate with Brandy, icing sugar and butter over a double boiler

2) Whisk in one egg yolk and refrigerate in a container

3) When set, portion into desired shapes and dust with cocoa powder

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I look forward to hearing from you.

 jackie cameron

Jackie Cameron
Head Chef
Hartford House
+27 33 263 2713