Coffee/Almond/Chocolate TrufflesCoffee/Almond/Chocolate Truffles

Coffee/Almond/Chocolate Truffles

By: Andre A. - Coconut Creek, FL - 2017 Recipe Contest Submission

"Coffee and chocolate are best friends. Add almonds to them make these truffles very rich and delicious."

This is a Door County Coffee Fan recipe. It was not made in the kitchens of the Door County Coffee Café.

  • 1/3 cup brewed Door County Elite Espresso, cold
  • 2 tablespoons finely ground Door County Elite Espresso
  • 6 oz. sliced almonds
  • 1 tablespoon almond butter
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 oz. dark chocolate
  • 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa
  • Garnish, coconut flakes
  • Garnish, Door County Elite Espresso Whole Beans


1. Combine almonds, almond butter, brown sugar, vanilla extract, coffee in blender, puree until smooth.
2. Melt chocolate over double boiler, add to coffee/almond mix. Pulse until well blended, pour into bowl, refrigerate 10 minutes.
3. Combine ground coffee and chocolate powder, spread on large plate.
4. Form medium size balls from coffee/almond mix, coat all sides in coffee/chocolate mix.
5. Transfer to serving plate, sprinkle with coconut flakes and coffee beans.