Brigadeiros - Brazilian Chocolate truffles Recipe

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This recipe is LOVED by kids. I no longer do it. My tween daughter is the one that takes care of this one. She not only loves making them as of course loves to eat them and same with her friends.

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  • 1 can of sweet condensed milk
  • 7 tbsp of unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 tbsp of unsalted butter


  1. In a pot melt the butter on low heat
  2. Add the can of sweet condensed milk and stir
  3. Add the cocoa powder
  4. keep on stirring with a wooden spoon until it becomes a paste and stops sticking to the pot
  5. Prior to turning off the heat, make sure the paste you created is tight together and very firm
  6. Let it cool off then put it in the fridge for a couple of hours
  7. Remove from the fridge and start creating nicely formed round balls
  8. Pass them through sugar, cocoa powder, coconut flakes or whatever else you would like


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