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How to make Mojito Truffles.
You will need:
110g Chocolate – spend money here – the better the chocolate the better the truffles will be. Read the ingredients at the back and look for a slab with a high percentage of cocoa solids rather than a chemical blend of sugar and vegetable oil.
5Tablespoons of butter
170g icing sugar (sift it before you set it aside)
100ml ground almonds
2 egg yolks – the lethicin found in egg yolk is a binding agent that holds the truffle together.
25ml Bacardi Rum - (you can substitute for 25ml of another liquid if you avoid alchohol)
a drop or two of peppermint essence (again you could substitute)
a pinch of vanilla seeds
candied lime peel (zest the green part of the lime, roll in egg white then castor sugar then bake with a fan/oven door open on the… [ Read more ]