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Are you mad about baking? If so, welcome to the new article series for foodies.

We've teamed up with BakingMad.com to bring you delectable desserts and bakery goodness in the form of simple, easy to follow recipes.

Chocolate Avocado Truffles

Everyone loves an indulgent treat once in a while, and we can not get enough of these delicious decadent truffles. Yes chocolate truffles! Satisfy your sweet tooth and wow your friends with these truffles. Pssst...the two magical secret ingredients...avocado and Truvía®, who’d have thought?

Chocolate Avocado Truffles
Prep: 1 HR 15 MINS
Serves:10
Skill Level: EASY

Ingredients

  • 1 small avocado
  • 180g dark chocolate
  • ½tsp vanilla extract  (we use Nielsen-Massey)
  • 20g coconut desiccated
  • 20g cocoa powder or use cacao powder


The Method

STEP 1
Melt the chocolate, stir in vanilla and avocado and mix well. Cover with plastic wrap and chill until firm (about an hour).

STEP 2
Line a baking sheet with baking parchment. Place coconut and Caocao in 2 separate bowls ready for rolling.

STEP 3
Use a teaspoon to scoop balls of the chocolate mixture. Roll into even sized balls. Roll in topping, place back on cookie sheet. Chill until ready to serve.

 


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