Finely chopped salted, dry-roasted peanuts and Maria cookies add incredible flavors to this La Lechera Peanut Truffles recipe. Easy to prepare, this is a perfect treat for special occasions. Dust with powdered sugar before serving.
- 2 1/2 cups finely chopped salted, dry-roasted peanuts, divided
- 2 cups finely chopped Maria cookies
- 1 can (14 ounces) NESTLÉ LA LECHERA Sweetened Condensed Milk or NESTLÉ LA LECHERA FAT FREE Sweetened Condensed Milk
- Powdered sugar (optional)
LINE baking sheets with wax paper.
PLACE 2 cups peanuts and Maria cookies in large bowl. Mix until combined. Stir in sweetened condensed milk.
PLACE remaining peanuts in flat dish. Form peanut mixture into 1-inch balls; roll in peanuts to coat. Place on prepared baking sheets. Refrigerate until ready to serve. Dust with powdered sugar.
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Yummy and fun to make
These are an easy yummy treat to make for the holidays. My children love to help me make this treat. It's a bit messy, but that's what makes it fun.