Dungeoning Decadently: GGsGuy’s Chocolate Brandy Truffles

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Power through your dailies, dungeons, raids, and even guild drama with these baddies.  Decadent and savory, these truffles will melt in your mouth and supercharge your gameplay, though I take no responsibility for any wipes due to you searching for that last bite you were saving.

These may take some time to prepare and a bit messy, but most of the time is spent in the ‘cooling’ stage.  Go for it!  It will be fun and definitely decadent.

Cheers,
GG’s Guy

18oz    high-end chocolate chips (go Ghirardelli)
2 cups heavy cream
2 Tbsp brandy (V.S.O.P. – GG’s fav)
1 tsp    vanilla extract
½ cup  cocoa powder
2 Tbsp powdered sugar

Directions

1.  Melt all the chocolate in a double boiler.

2.  Bring to a boil the cream, brandy, and vanilla

3.  Let cream mixture cool for 5 minutes and stir into melted chocolate.  Set in fridge for 1-2 hours.

4.  Blend cocoa and powdered sugar in a bowl and transfer to a large cake pan or baking dish.

5.  Put on your gloves and roll 1 teaspoon into a ball. Lay into cocoa. Do 6-10 at a time.

6.  GENTLY shake the balls to coat them with the cocoa and powdered sugar. Remove and set on a sheet pan lined with parchment.

7.  Repeat step 6 until done.

8.  Refrigerate truffles until firm, about an hour.

9.  Enjoy this delectable decadence en masse or savor each little bite. The choice is yours.

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