SIMPLY SENSATIONAL TRUFFLES
- Prep Time: 10 min
- Total Time: 1 hr 10 min
- Makes: 3 doz. or 18 servings, two truffles each
- 2-1/2 pkg. (20 squares) BAKER'S Semi-Sweet Baking Chocolate, divided
- 1 pkg. (8 oz.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
- Suggested coatings: chopped PLANTERS COCKTAIL Peanuts, multi-colored sprinkles
MELT 8 of the chocolate squares as directed on package; set aside.
Beat cream cheese in medium bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until creamy.
Add melted chocolate; mix well.
Refrigerate 1 hour or until firm. Meanwhile, cover baking sheet with waxed paper.
SHAPE chocolate mixture into 36 balls, using about 2 tsp. for each ball.
Place in single layer on prepared baking sheet.
MELT remaining 12 chocolate squares as directed on package.
Dip chocolate balls, one at a time, in melted chocolate.
Return to baking sheet.
Sprinkle with suggested coatings.
Refrigerate until chocolate is firm.
Store in tightly covered container in refrigerator.