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Recipe: Brigadeiros {Brazilian Fudge Balls}

Yields1 ServingPrep Time10 minsCook Time15 minsTotal Time25 mins

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.

Hey chocolate lovers! You've gotta try these Brigadeiros {Brazilian Fudge Balls} asap. Get the recipe on

 14-ounce can sweetened condensed milk
 3 tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder
 1 tbsp butter
 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.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 18-20 brigadeiros