Chocolate Cream Cheese Truffles

1 hour 15 minutesServes 6-8
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Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 c. semi
  • sweet chocolate pieces
  • 8 oz. (1 pkg) The Fresh Market Cream Cheese, room temperature
  • 1/2 c. powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • Add Ins:
  • 3/4 c. dried cherries, chopped
  • 1/2 c. mini marshmallows
  • Toppings:
  • Pistachios, crushed
  • Peppermint crushed

Directions

Place chocolate in microwave safe bowl. Heat in 30-45 second increments, stirring until completely melted. Meanwhile, add cream cheese, sugar and vanilla to bowl in a separate bowl and blend with hand mixer until smooth. Add melted chocolate and mix until thoroughly combine. Stir in your preferred add in.

Place mixture in refrigerator at least 1 hour to chill. Can be left overnight

Using an ice cream scoop, scoop chocolate mixture and roll into balls. Place preferred topping on a plate or platter and roll truffles, pressing slightly to ensure topping adheres. Place truffles on parchment-lined baking sheet and refrigerate until set, about 15 minutes.