Scotch on the Rocks Truffle Cups With Variations

Total Time
25mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

Little truffle cups have the same decadence as rolled truffles but are simpler to prepare—just mix, pour and enjoy.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Place chocolate in 4 cup glass measuring cup. In small saucepan, heat together cream, butter and corn syrup just until butter melts and bubbles form around edge; whisk in chocolate until smooth. Whisk in Scotch whisky.
  2. Line mini muffin cups with paper or foil candy cups. Pour about 1 tablespoons chocolate mixture into each; tap tray on counter to settle mixture.
  3. Sprinkle with sugar. Refrigerate for 1 hour or until set and firm. Make ahead: Refrigerate in airtight container for up to 1 week. Makes about 40 pieces.
  4. DRY GIN MARTINI TRUFFLE CUPS: Substitute gin for Scotch whisky. Omit sugar topping. Top each cup with shelled pistachio.
  5. DARK AND STORMY TRUFFLE CUPS: Substitute ginger liqueur or rum for scotch whisky. Omit sugar topping. Sprinkle each cup with chopped crystallized ginger.
  6. ORANGE BLOSSOM TRUFFLE CUPS: Substitute orange liqueur for Scotch whisky. Omit sugar topping. Sprinkle each cup with thinly sliced candied orange.
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