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Make Your Own Vegan Truffles for Valentine’s Day!

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Make Your Own Vegan Truffles for Valentine’s Day!

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, what could be a better gift for your beloved (or your beloved self) than a batch of hand-made chocolate truffles? … How about hand-made chocolate truffles that are not only vegan, but pretty darn healthy?

I made up this recipe while daydreaming a few weeks ago, and couldn’t resist the urge to jump into action and make a batch for our whole family. Since then, they’ve become one of our favorite chocolate treats. Now they can be one of yours too.

Although there are a number of steps to this process, I’ve provided quite a few options along the way to make it quicker and simpler if that’s what you prefer.But if, like me, you had childhood fantasies of being a chocolatier, there’s also the opportunity to have a whole lot of fun.

Once you get the hang of the recipe, you might find yourself looking for excuses to make these again, especially when you realize the unlimited potential of the many possible variations.

Enjoy!

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Angel Flinn

Angel Flinn is Director of Outreach for Gentle World a non-profit educational organization whose core purpose is to help build a more peaceful society, by educating the public about the reasons for being vegan, the benefits of vegan living, and how to go about making the transition.

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3:48AM PST on Feb 6, 2013

sounds really good this is a have to try

4:55AM PDT on Mar 14, 2012

Yum!

5:30AM PST on Mar 7, 2012

Thanks for the delicious chocolate recipe

8:38PM PST on Mar 4, 2012

Ta, too hot here to be able to make them.

9:05AM PST on Feb 26, 2012

they sound really nice, i think i will have a go at making some for easter

4:31PM PST on Feb 15, 2012

Oh my goodness, I totally need to try this! Thanks so much for the recipe!

12:53PM PST on Feb 14, 2012

Thanks for the recipe:-)

9:42PM PST on Feb 13, 2012

yummy! :)

5:32PM PST on Feb 13, 2012

thanks

4:30PM PST on Feb 13, 2012

Look great! Will probably substitute some maple syrup or honey for the Agave Nectar as the latter isn't really that great for your health. See dangers of Fructose.

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