Chocolate Fruit Trufffles

PREP: 10 MINS | CHILL: 3 HRS | MAKES: 24

What you’ll need…

200g Sunbeam Currants

400g dark chocolate

120mL thickened cream

70g butter, softened

pinch of sea salt

crushed nuts (to decorate)

desiccated coconut* (to decorate)

cacao powder (to decorate)

Method

  1. Add chocolate to a food processor and blitz until very finely chopped.
  2. Transfer chocolate to a bowl, pour over the hot thickened cream, add butter, currants and salt and stir to combine. Refrigerate for 3-4 hours until firm but still able to be scooped with a spoon.
  3. To make truffles, scoop 1 heaped tbsp of the mixture and use clean hands to roll into a rough ball. Repeat with remaining mixture (you should make about 24)
  4. Arrange crushed nuts, desiccated coconut and cacao powder in separate bowls. Roll each of the truffles into different coatings to decorate.

    *to make coloured coconut we combined desiccated coconut with a few drops of food colouring

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