Chocolate balls

2012-11-05
  • Servings : 22 units
  • Prep Time : 25m
  • Cook Time : 0m
  • Ready In : 25m

 
They have excellent presentation and are delicious this chocolate balls, ideal to decorate any festive table.

Units: Metric (Units: US)

Ingredients

  • 150 grams (2/3 cup) granulated sugar
  • 150 grams (2/3 cup) softened margarine
  • 2 eggs
  • 50 grams (1/3 cup) chocolate powder
  • 250 grams (8 3/4 ounces) marie biscuit (crackers)

    Directions

    Step 1


    1. Place the marie biscuit in a food processor and pulse until fine crumbs form.

    Step 2


    1. Separate the yolks from the whites. Beat the egg whites until stiff peaks form and store in the fridge.

    Step 3


    1. In an electric mixer, beat on medium speed the sugar and the margarine until obtain a creamy and homogeneous mixture. Reduce the mixer speed to low, add the chocolate powder and the egg yolks and beat for 3 to 4 minutes until well incorporated. Then, fold gently with a spatula the whipped egg whites. Finally, add the grinded biscuits and mix well with your hands or with a spatula.

    Step 4


    1. Mold with your hands small portions of chocolate in the shape of balls. Coat the chocolate balls in sugar and refrigerate for approximately 2 to 3 hours.

Chocolate balls | Food From Portugal

Chocolate balls

Nutrition facts per serving (22 units)

Calories: 134


Total Fat: 8.5 g(13%)

Saturated Fat: 2 g(9%)

Cholesterol: 16 mg(5%)

Sodium: 191 mg(8%)

Total Carbohydrate: 14 g(5%)

Protein: 1.5 g

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