If you are a fan of the rich and creamy taste of Nutella, then you are in for a treat with these homemade Nutella chocolate truffles. These bite-sized delights are the perfect combination of smooth chocolate and the iconic hazelnut spread, making them a decadent treat that is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth.
Creating these homemade Nutella chocolate truffles is surprisingly simple. With just a few ingredients and a little bit of time, you can whip up a batch of these delicious treats to enjoy for yourself or share with friends and family. To make these truffles, you will need high-quality chocolate, Nutella, heavy cream, and a touch of butter.
- 8 ounces of chocolate
- 1/2 cup of Nutella
- 1/4 cup of heavy cream
- 1 tablespoon of butter
To begin, melt the chocolate in a double boiler until smooth and creamy. In a separate bowl, mix together the Nutella, heavy cream, and butter until well combined. Once the chocolate is melted, pour it into the Nutella mixture and stir until everything is fully incorporated.
Easy Homemade Nutella Recipe
Are you a fan of Nutella? If so, then why not try making your own homemade Nutella? Not only will you have control over the ingredients, but you’ll also get the satisfaction of knowing that you made it from scratch.
To make your own Nutella, you’ll need a few basic ingredients such as roasted hazelnuts, cocoa powder, powdered sugar, and a pinch of salt. Start by roasting the hazelnuts in the oven until they become fragrant and golden brown. Then, remove the skins by rubbing the hazelnuts between your fingers. Once the skins are removed, blend the hazelnuts in a food processor until they turn into a smooth butter-like consistency. Next, add the cocoa powder, powdered sugar, and salt to the hazelnut butter and continue blending until all the ingredients are well combined.
Once your homemade Nutella is ready, you can use it in various ways. Spread it on toast, use it as a filling for crepes or pancakes, or even enjoy it by the spoonful. The possibilities are endless!
How to Make Nutella Chocolate Truffles
To make Nutella chocolate truffles, start by gathering the following ingredients:
- 1 cup Nutella
- 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
- 1/2 cup heavy cream
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1/2 cup cocoa powder
In a microwave-safe bowl, combine the Nutella, chocolate chips, heavy cream, and vanilla extract. Microwave the mixture in 30-second intervals, stirring well after each interval, until the chocolate chips are fully melted and the mixture is smooth. This should take about 2-3 minutes.
|1 cup Nutella||In a microwave-safe bowl, combine Nutella, chocolate chips, heavy cream, and vanilla extract. Microwave in intervals, stirring well after each interval, until smooth.|
|1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips|
|1/2 cup heavy cream|
|1 teaspoon vanilla extract|
|1/2 cup cocoa powder||Refrigerate the mixture for at least 2 hours, or until firm. Once chilled, use a spoon or a small cookie scoop to portion the mixture into small balls.|
Refrigerate the mixture for at least 2 hours, or until it becomes firm. Once chilled, use a spoon or a small cookie scoop to portion the mixture into small balls. Roll the truffle mixture between your hands to create smooth and even balls.
After shaping the truffles, roll them in cocoa powder to coat them evenly. Place the coated truffles on a plate or a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Refrigerate the truffles for an additional hour, or until they are firm and set.
These homemade Nutella chocolate truffles are decadent, rich, and irresistibly delicious. Whether you enjoy them as a personal treat or share them with others, they are sure to satisfy your chocolate cravings.