Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Chocolates and flowers will abound that special occasion and most of these commodities will fly off the shelves.
Common things we give our special someone for Valentine’s Day are chocolates and flowers. Some folks get their special lady a nice jewelry depending on the budget. If you are trying to be pragmatic about the whole Valentine’s Day gift giving thing, why not make your own gift? How about an easy to make chocolate truffles?
Here’s a recipe from Allrecipes.com that you can follow. You can make it your own by adding other flavours to the mix, even incorporating fruits or flavoured jellies. Make it your own and make it special for those special people in your life.
What you need:
1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
3 cups confectioners’ sugar, sifted
3 cups semisweet chocolate chips, melted
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
In a large bowl, beat cream cheese until smooth. Gradually beat in confectioners’ sugar until well blended. Stir in melted chocolate and vanilla until no streaks remain. Refrigerate for about 1 hour. Shape into 1 inch balls.
(Recpe from Allrecipes.com/photo from pinterest)