House Valentine's Truffles
Cups (18 ounces) semi-sweet cholcolate chips
can (14 ounces) of Sweetened Condensed Milk or Creamy
Cholcolate Sweetened Condensed Milk (do not use evaporated
or more of the following:
teaspoon of Pure Vanilla Extract (do not use imitation vanilla),
3 drops of orange oil, 3 drops of peppermint oil, 3 drops
of rum extract
use one or all
chopped toasted nuts
or Colored Sprinkles
hard candies (such as small hearts)
the chips with the sweetened condensed milk in a medium saucepan.
Remove from heat when chips are melted. Seperate mixture into
several small bowls (depending on the number of flavorings
you intend to use). Stir in the flavorings, one per bowl.
Cover and chill 2 to 3 hours. Shape into 1 inch balls; roll
in the desired coating and/or decorate with frosting and candies.
Put each candy in a small paper candy wrapper. Store tightly
covered in refridgerator or freeze for future use.