Hazelnut Pecan Vegan Truffles
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"How about some vegan chocolate and hazelnut truffles to make at home as a super delicious treat? ♥️ I hope you're all good. Love seeing all of you connecting here online and lifting each other up. If you want to bake something or stock up on nut butter or plant-based milk, I've got you all covered. I am always super happy to see all your recreations when you tag me. 🤗 Big hugs, Marie 💫"
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Truffles are such a decadent treat but it's so easy to make! Chocolate, plant or nut milk or cream is all you need to make a delicious ganache, the base for this delicious vegan dessert. This recipe is reminiscent of our favorite bite size chocolate and hazelnut treat!

Details

Serves or Makes: 12

Recipe

  • 1 bar (3.5 ounce) chocolate
  • 5 ounces pitted dates
  • 3 1/ 2 ounce pecans
  • 2 tablespoons cacao powder
  • 12 toasted hazelnuts

Method

  • Step 1

    In a bowl slowly melt one bar of dark vegan chocolate. In your food processor pulse the pitted dates with pecans and cacao powder.

  • Step 2

    Wet your hands and form about 10-12 little balls. While shaping them place one (roasted) hazelnut in the center. Cover with chocolate and sprinkle with bits of hazelnuts. Let harden and store in the fridge. Holds up to 5 days. Enjoy!