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Chocolate Hazelnut Truffles

Chocolate TrufflesChocolate  Hazelnut Truffles

  • 6 oz. dark chocolate (Endangered Species)
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup chopped hazelnuts
  • 3 tbsp water
  • 1 tsp good vanilla
  • 1 pinch sea salt
  • cocoa powder to roll them in


Place ingredients in a small pan, heat on low and stir to dissolve ingredients. Pour into small glass dish. Allow to cool (about 2 hours). Roll chocolate into small balls, roll them in hazelnuts  and return to refrigerator to chill. When they are chilled, dust truffles in cocoa powder. Makes 12 small truffles.


Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Cookies

Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Cookies

  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 lb. unsalted butter
  • 1/3 cup oats
  • 1 cup chopped hazelnuts
  • 1 – 12 oz. bag semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 eggs


Pulse the oats in the food processor. Mix the oats, flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt in a large mixing bowl. Cream the butter, sugar, vanilla and eggs in the mixer. Add the creamed mixture to the flour until well blended together. Add the chocolate chips and hazelnuts. Drop a Tbsp of the dough on a baking sheet leaving an inch apart between each one. Bake at 325 degrees for 15 – 20 minutes. Makes 4 dozen cookies.


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