Chop Candy Melts (you can use a food processor). Heat whipping cream in saucepan just to boiling point. Do not boil. Remove from heat and add chopped Candy Melts, stir until smooth and glossy.
For only ganache, stop after this step.
For Truffles: Add 1 tablespoon liqueur for flavor, at this point, if desired. Stir until smooth and creamy. Refrigerate until firm, roll into 1 in. diameter balls. Can be used as center for dipping, served plain or rolled in nuts, coconut or cocoa powder. Store truffles in refrigerator up to 3 weeks.
Chocoholics rejoice! This Truffle-Topped Chocolate Cake Recipe is a rich and delicious dessert that is the perfect ending to any occasion or celebration. Topped with cocoa ganache and tasty handmade truffles, this elegant chocolate cake is a sweet way to show how much you care. Remember to make your truffles about a day ahead of time so the mix has time to set.