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Recipe: Brigadeiros {Brazilian Fudge Balls}

Ingredients

Directions

~ Marla Meridith

Recipe: Brigadeiros {Brazilian Fudge Balls}

These delicious Brigadeiros couldn’t be easier to throw together. Have kids of any age join you in the kitchen to make these traditional Brazilian fudge balls. Chocolate lovers, you will be smitten with this recipe.

18-20 brigadeiros

14-ounce can sweetened condensed milk
3 tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder
1 tbsp butter
–toppings
sprinkles
cocoa powder
coconut flake
chopped nuts

In a saucepan combine the condensed milk, cocoa powder and butter. Cook over medium-low heat, whisking continuously for 15 minutes.
Let the mixture cool to room temperature.
Pour the toppings into small bowls.
Scoop out spoonfuls of the fudge and with clean hands roll into 1 inch balls.
Dip the balls in the toppings and press them in with your fingers.
Store any extra brigadeiros in an airtight container.

~ Marla Meridith