Delicious Chocolate Truffles

Written by on July 26, 2013 in Chocolates, Food Treats, Gourmet Gifts, Sweets and Desserts with 1 Comment

Lindor-Chocolate-TrufflesAny chocolate lover will appreciate gourmet chocolate truffles. Either as a gift for someone else or yourself, these treats are creamy, rich and utterly delicious. A perfect addition to anyone’s chocolate stash.

Understanding Truffles

The term truffles actually has two meanings. When it comes to sweets, we are not talking about the mushroom variety that pigs have a particularly good ability to sniff out. Especially French pigs! We are talking about a style of confectionery that is known as ganache. It’s a creamy sweet center that is surrounded by rich, hard chocolate. In the late 1800’s, the term truffle was applied to these sweet treats as a way to show the deliciousness of the candy.

Favorite Chocolate Truffles

The Lindor Candy Company is one that I have liked for years. Their chocolates are always rich and delicious and their truffles are creamy. One of the other things that makes them outstanding in my view is their price tag. These are not overly priced. I have tried many of the much more expensive ones, and while they are good, I can’t justify the price.

 Lindor Chocolate Truffles, 5 Flavor Assortment, 50 count Lindt Lindor Truffles Stracciatella White Chocolate, 60-Count Box Lindt Lindor Truffles Milk Chocolate, 60-Count Box

The varieties that Lindor offers are numerous. My biggest problem is to not eat them all in one sitting. These are great candies!

Gifts and Guests

Not only have I enjoyed the Lindor chocolate truffles, but I have many times given them as gifts. Only compliments came as a result. Even more than that, I have served these candies to my guests. One of my favorite desserts is French Vanilla ice cream with chocolate truffles served on the side. It’s a simple dessert to put together and is always a hit with my guests.

More Chocolate Truffle Choices

Of course, there are many variations and makers of these delicious treats. At gourmet chocolate truffles you can see plenty more. Choose the ones that you would like to try. Or pick the perfect ones for chocolate-lovers on your gift list. With gourmet chocolate truffles, no one will be disappointed.

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About the Author: Enjoying sharing gourmet foods and treats with friends and family is a long time tradition for me. Since I am asked always how I found such special delights to share and give as gifts, it was time to share that with you, too. Knowing how to serve gourmet treats adds to the delight, so find out more about those special treats, how to serve them and how to choose them as gifts. .

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  1. Mandee says:

    I love chocolate truffles too! Who wouldn’t. I also agree that Lindor’s are of great quality and taste. Add it to my Christmas list please! LOL

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