Mashed Potato Truffles

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Mashed Potato Truffles

Course Candy
Cuisine American


  • 1/2 cup mashed potatoes
  • 1 cup dark chocolate morsels
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla
  • 1/2 cup topping for rolling cocoa powder, coconut flakes, powdered sugar or finely chopped nuts


  • Melt chocolate chips entirely. Stir in mashed potatoes. Add vanilla and stir, stir, stir. Place mixture in refrigerator to firm up for about 30 minutes. Take 1 tablespoon-sized pieces and roll between palms of your hand to make a ball. Roll into desired topping(s) and place on a baking sheet. Return to refrigerator until firm. Will keep one week in refrigerator.