Brownie Truffles + Thursday Thoughts

This recipe is quick, especially when using a boxed mix, but the product is amazing and people will think you spent hours making them. You can make these for any holiday but changing the decorations but they are great for Christmas because they are a reprieve from the dry and broken cookies that come with the holiday. 

Brownie Truffles

A quick post for a quick recipe!

Thursday Thoughts #5

·      For my podcast junkies: I have been loving the Creative Empire Podcast. The two hosts chat with guests about their businesses and business strategy

·      Need a cookbook for your favorite cook this Christmas? Here are some I love: Molly on the Range, The Pie Project, and anything by Ina Garten

·       Colder weather means more cuddling up and watching movies on Netflix! Some good ones that on streaming now: Spotlight, The Big Short, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (only if you've seen the first), The Jungle Book, The Imitation Game, and Trolls (if you haven't seen it, PLEASE watch it)

Brownie Truffles
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Brownie Truffles
Brownies dipped in chocolate and decorated for the holiday!
  • 1 batch baked brownies
  • 2 C semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • Sprinkles, chopped candy, etc.
1. Place a sheet of wax paper on a cookie sheet. 2. Using a tablespoon or scoop, scoop out a heaping tablespoon of brownie, excluding the crust. Roll the brownie in your hand until a ball forms. Place on the prepared cookie sheet. Complete until 16 balls are formed. There will be extra brownies left. 3. Place cookie sheet in the freezer for at least 20 minutes. 4. In a microwave safe measuring cup, melt the chocolate chips in 30-second intervals, stirring after each interval until completely melted. Don't rush this, it will burn.5. Take out chilled brownie balls and coat them in chocolate, one at a time. Place the ball into the chocolate and, using a fork, roll until completely coated. Place coated ball back on the wax paper. Sprinkle with desired topping, the truffles with cool very quickly so make sure to decorate between dippings. Re-microwave chocolate if needed. 6. Allow chocolate to harden before serving. Keep in airtight container for up to 6 days.
Prep time: Cook time: Total time: Yield: 16 truffles
Brownie Truffles