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Candy Cane Truffles Recipe

Candy Cane Truffles Recipe

How to make Candy Cane Truffles ? You should usually try this recipe that is made and tastes great.
Course Appetizer
Cuisine international
Prep Time 15 minutes
Servings 60 piece
Calories 300kcal
Author Daisy


  • 1 1/2 boxes Trader Joe’s Candy-Cane Joe-Joe’s
  • 12 ounces cream cheese, room temperature (1/3 fat)
  • 24 ounces semisweet chocolate chips
  • shortening
  • red/green candy melts for drizzling


  • Crush the Joe-Joe’s into a fine crumb using a food processor.
  • Add the Joe-Joe’s to the bowl of your stand mixer and mix on low with the cream cheese until well combined.
  • Use a 1 tablespoon scoop to portion the dough.  Roll into balls and refrigerate for at least an hour.
  • Melt the chocolate in a bowl placed over a pot of simmering water.  Add shortening to thin the chocolate to a proper consistency.
  • Use forks to dip each truffle into the chocolate, let cool and harden on wax paper.
  • Melt the colored candy melts and drizzle over the top, allow to cool.