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Bitter Chocolate Almond Balls

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Ingredients
  Whole natural almonds 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Unsweetened cocoa 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Grated orange peel 1 Teaspoon
  Honey 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Sifted powdered sugar 1 Tablespoon (for sprinkling)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Lightly toast about 1 cup almonds, and grind the remaining 1 cup almond till finely ground.

MAKING
2. In a bowl, add ground almonds, cocoa, orange peel, enough honey to make the mixture stiff.
3. Cover and chill the mixture in refrigerator

FINALISING
4. Shape the chilled mixture into round balls 1-inch diam
5. Roll them in powdered sugar.

SERVING
6. Garnish each ball with a toasted almond, serve cool.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Mixing
Interest: 
Holiday, Gourmet
Ingredient: 
Chocolate
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
40 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
2

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