Chocolate Date Truffles was one of those thousand bookmarked recipes in my collection.I was preparing it for the first time but was pretty confident that it will turn out good as it was the recipe from the website of Cooking with Alia( I have tried many of her recipes and all turned out well) .
Moist, soft and so chocolaty with all the goodness of dates Chocolate date truffles is a treat. Check out the recipe of this fantastic truffles…
Recipe for Chocolate date truffles (Slightly modified recipe from the website cookingwithalia)
150 g dark chocolate
3/4 cup dates
2 large eggs
1tbsp white sugar
1 tsp baking powder
1 pinch salt
1/3 cup all purpose flour
Method of Preparation
Double boil chocolate and reserve.
Grind dates in a food processor by adding a tablespoon of sugar.
With a beater, beat up eggs adding a pinch of salt.
Sift flour and baking powder over the egg mixture.
Mix flour into the egg-mixture using a spatula or spoon.
Add melted chocolate while mixing it into the egg-mixture. Then add date paste and mix well. In a tray, place cupcake papers (preferably line 2 papers) in a muffins tray. Now fill the cups with prepared mix such that 3/4 of the cup is filled.
Bake in pre-heated oven for 15-18 minutes. Place in plastic bag and put in fridge. Whenever required just heat it in oven and use.