Chocolate Orange Truffles. These are so easy to prepare and taste absolutely amazing. They are perfect if you are short on time and they are also great to give as a gift.

Chocolate Orange Truffles

  • Author: Lisa McInerney
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: Serves: 13 truffles



  • 1 1/2 Cups Dates (only soften the dates if your blender is not strong enough)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons Orange Rind
  • 1/3 Cup blanched Almonds (or another nut)
  • 1 1/2 Tablespoons Maple Syrup or Honey
  • 1/4 teaspoon Cardamom
  • 1 1/2 Tablespoons Cocoa
  • 1/4 Cup Desiccated coconut


  1. Place all the ingredients, except the coconut, in a blender and process until well combined.
  2. Divide the mixture into even portions and roll into balls.
  3. Roll the balls in the coconut and refrigerate.