Homemade Cinnamon Truffles

Known to have magical and medicinal properties, cinnamon is a great complement to our superfood cacao. These truffles are simple to make and a great way to treat yourself.

Ingredients:

Ganache:

  • 9 ounces (approximately 1 cup) of any Vosges Chocolate Bar of your choice (62-72% cacao) chopped
  • 1 cup heavy cream or milk (we recommend organic and/or coconut milk)
  • 1 tsp ground Ceylon cinnamon
  • A pinch of pink sea salt 

chocolate ganache

Cinnamon Sugar:

  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • 2 tbsp ground Ceylon cinnamon

cinnamon sugar and truffles

Directions:

  1. Put the chopped chocolate in a large bowl and set aside.
  2. Add the heavy cream to a small pot over medium heat and cover with a lid.
  3. Remove from the heat just before the cream comes to a boil.
  4. Pour the cream over the chocolate, cover the bowl with aluminum foil or a lid and let it sit for 5 minutes.
  5. Remove the cover and whisk until the chocolate is completely melted and the mixture is smooth.
  6. Add a healthy pinch of sea salt and 1 tsp of cinnamon and whisk once more.
  7. Let it sit and come to room temperature, then cover with plastic wrap touching the surface of the ganache and place in the refrigerator to set for 1 hour.
  8. In the meantime, prepare you cinnamon sugar by adding sugar and 2 tbsp of cinnamon to a bowl. Use a fork or small whisk to combine, breaking up any clumps. Set aside.
  9. Bring the ganache out of the refrigerator and scoop tablespoon-size portions of the ganache onto a parchment-lined plate or tray.
  10. As you begin to full a plate or tray, place them into the freezer for 20 minutes and continue to make the remaining ganache. 
  11. Remove the chilled ganache from the freezer and use your hands to roll each scoop into smooth balls.
  12. Roll the chilled ganache balls generously in the prepared cinnamon sugar.
  13. Place final truffles on a plate to serve or store in the fridge for future enjoyment.

homemade cinnamon truffles

Magical Properties:

  • Protection: Place a cinnamon bundle in your window or above your front door. Great for keeping you and your home safe
  • Love Spells: Add cinnamon to your rituals or sachets to quickly bring love into your life
  • Attraction Spells: Create a perfume out of diluted cinnamon oil to inspire heart magnetism
  • Money Drawing Spells: Attract prosperity by wiping 5 lines of cinnamon on a dollar bill to create a quick money charm or one long line on a lucky 2 dollar bill
  • Protection: Massage into your wrists 2 drops of essential cinnamon bark oil blended with 5 ml olive oil to bring protection from negative energy
  • Passion: Cinnamon is connected to the masculine energy of the sun into the male libido. Placing cinnamon in the bedroom is a symbol of desire and passion and intimacy. to increase male libido
  • Victory: Rub the powdered bark on your hand on a Sunday to ensure victory

Medicinal Properties:

Cinnamon has been seen to have many medicinal uses, including:

  • Decreasing blood sugar levels, glycemic indexes and fluctuations
  • Slowing down digestion & metabolism
  • Relieving upset stomach
  • Fighting inflammation
  • Curbing car sickness 

Please note: These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.