Brigadeiros Chocolate Truffles  

Prep Time: 5 minutes | Cook Time: 10 minutes

servings

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 14-oz can sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 Tbsp Cocoa powder
  • 1 Tbsp butter
  • 1/4 cup chocolate sprinkles

Instructions

In a medium saucepan add the sweetened condensed milk, cocoa powder, and butter and bring to a boil. Let boil 30 seconds then reduce to low and simmer 10 minutes, stirring constantly. Once the mixture is very thick, take the mixture off the heat and transfer to a greased bowl. Chill for 1 hour in the fridge.

holding-truffle

Once chilled, pour the sprinkles in a dish. Scoop out a tablespoon of the mixture and roll into a ball. Coat in the sprinkles and place in individual candy wrappers. Serve.

Notes

These truffles are very popular in Brazil.

Store the truffles in the fridge until serving.

Perfect Pairing

We love South American treats.