Everyday problems, solved.

Old Fashioned Living offers down to earth advice on cooking, crafting, gardening, and traditions that grandma passed down, plus newsletters, community forums and contests. Whether you're a parent, grandparent, or caregiver, you'll find something for everyone in the family.
Article Tools

Chocolate Truffles
December 5 2008
6 ounces semisweet chocolate
3 egg yolks
3 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons icing sugar
1 tablespoon rum
cup semisweet chocolate -- finely grated

Melt chocolate in the top half of a double boiler, set over boiling water. Beat in butter and sugar until the sugar dissolves. Remove from heat and add egg yolks one at a time, beating well between additions. Stir in rum. Turn into a bowl, and cover with waxed paper. Set aside overnight in a cool dry place. Do NOT chill. Shape into balls 1 inch in diameter and roll in grated chocolate.

Roll in grated nuts instead of grated chocolate. For example, walnuts or almonds.

Use brandy OR another alcohol based flavoring, such as vanilla extract, orange extract, or almond essence. Yields: 12
Euchee Creek is compliments of:
Connecting Neighbors

Connecting Neighbors

Send an Email
View Website
Phone:
810-208-0344

About
Contact
Sponsor a Neighborhood
Our Partners
Press Page