Chocolate, Pistachio, and Tahini Truffles
Chocolate, Pistachio, and Tahini Truffles
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 1 hr 30 min
  • total: 2 hr
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  • Summary

    The perfect party treat, these two-bite truffles can easily be made ahead of time and are a wonderful accompaniment to a glass of bubbly. In this version, tahini (ground sesame paste) replaces the traditional heavy cream for a nuttier flavor.

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup tahini
    • 6 ounces bittersweet chocolate, chopped
    • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons honey
    • 2 teaspoons kosher salt
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
    • 1/2 teaspoon finely grated orange zest
    • 1 cup shelled roasted, salted pistachios
    • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons toasted white sesame seeds

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 26
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 102 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 8 g 11.72%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 10.75%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 151 mg 6.31%
    • Calcium: 15 mg 1.51%
    • Potassium: 43 mg 1.23%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.6%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 4 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.7%
    • Sugar: 2 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 0.14%
    • Vitamin C 0.74%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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