20 Delicious Holiday Truffles and Sugary Confections

When people say they give truffles and homemade chocolates as homemade gifts it is easy to roll your eyes. Clearly, you think, they must have some sort of professional pastry background to undertake some kind of homemade gift project like that! But, surprisingly, it is easier to make homemade chocolate truffles and similar confections than you might think. The first time I followed a homemade truffles recipe I was shocked at how quickly they came together. I was even more surprised at how popular they were! Here are several easy chocolate confections you can make at home and give out this holiday season. Go ahead, give them a try!

  • 20 Delicious Holiday Truffles and Sugary Confections 1 of 21
    20 Delicious Holiday Truffles and Sugary Confections

    If you love making chocolate and truffles you will love these easy and delicious recipes!

  • Homemade Nutella Baci 2 of 21

    These awesome homemade Baci are just like the beloved Italian candy, only better. Making them at home is a snap and everyone will be so impressed when you give them as gifts!
    Make homemade nutella baci

    Photo: Paula Jones

  • Chocolate Turtle Cookies 3 of 21

    Turtles are such a cinch to make at home you won't believe it. Then, take them a step further and stuff them into cookies!
    Make chocolate turtle cookies

    Photo: Brooke McLay

  • Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles 4 of 21

    Why not give everyone something that they really want - a decadent cookie dough truffle that appeals to their inner child!
    Make peanut chocolate chip cookie dough truffles

    Photo: Julie VR

  • Peppermint or Orange Oreo Truffles 5 of 21

    Did you know making Oreo truffles only takes three ingredients? That's right! Add some pretty decorations and you've got a beautiful chocolate gift to give all your friends and family!
    Make peppermint or orange oreo truffles

    Photo: Shaina Olmanson

  • Chocolate Peppermint Truffles 6 of 21

    Making basic truffles is so much easier than you think! Simply follow these steps to make the most delicious chocolate peppermint truffles ever to grace a dessert table.
    Make chocolate peppermint truffles

    Photo: Paula Jones

  • White Chocolate Lollipops 7 of 21

    Why not try making these awesome white chocolate pops with your kids and have some fun decorating them. Bag up the tops in plastic and give them to friends!
    Make white chocolate lollipops

    Photo: Shaina Olmanson

  • Homemade Peppermint Patties 8 of 21

    These peppermint patties can be made into any festive shape and are perfect for gift giving!
    Make homemade peppermint patties

    Photo: Angie McGowan

  • Nutella Truffles with Raspberry Sauce 9 of 21
    nutella truffles with raspberry sauce

    These decadent chocolate truffles are amazingly rich and satisfying. Make them for your next holiday soiree. You'll be surprised at how easy it is with just a jar of Nutella!

    Make Nutella truffles with raspberry sauce

    Photo: Paula Jones


  • Chocolate Mint Cupcake Truffles 10 of 21
    Chocolate Mint Cupcake Truffles

    These adorable truffles can be made in just ten minutes flat and are perfect for sending off to friends for the holidays. You've never found a truffle this easy to make!

    Make chocolate mint cupcake truffles

    Photo: Brooke McLay

  • Butterfinger Truffles 11 of 21
    Butterfinger truffles

    These crazy easy truffles are rich and buttery and taste like heaven. The secret? Butterfinger bars! Serve these up on fancy platters at your next holiday soiree and everyone will go wild for this wonderful chocolate confection.

    Make Butterfinger truffles

    Photo: Kelsey Banfield

  • Nutter Butter Truffles 12 of 21
    Nutter Butter Truffles

    These incredible truffles taste just like peanut butter candy! Your friends will never know they only take three ingredients to make. They really taste like they took hours!

    Make nutter butter truffles

    Photo: Kelsey Banfield

  • Frozen Nutella Truffles 13 of 21
    Frozen Nutella Truffles

    These awesome frozen truffles are made with Cool Whip and Nutella. Keep them chilled until immediately before serving. After that they won't last for long!

    Make frozen nutella truffles

    Photo: Kelsey Banfield

  • Melting Snowman Truffles 14 of 21
    Melting Snowman Truffles

    These adorable snowmen are melting! Not really, it is just a spread of chocolate coming out of their truffle body. These fun treats are perfect for serving up this holiday season at a kids party!

    Make melting snowman truffles

    Photo: Cookies and Cups

  • Candy Cane Hearts 15 of 21
    Candy Cane Hearts

    Use candy canes to make a delicious sugary lollipop that is great for any holiday. Everyone will love the fresh minty flavor and cool appearance!

    Make candy cane hearts

    Photo: Robyn Stone

  • Jingle Bell Balls 16 of 21
    Jingle Bell Balls

    Want to pull a fast one on your guests? These simple truffles are not really truffles at all! They are diet-friendly naturally sweetened truffle shaped treats. Everyone on your lists will want them!

    Make jingle bell balls

    Photo: Brooke McLay

  • Nutella Fudge 17 of 21
    Nutella Fudge

    An easy box of fudge is always a welcome gift or item on a cookie plate. Make it for friends this season and be sure to add some holiday decorations!

    Make nutella fudge

    Photo: Julie VR

  • Chocolate Covered Strawberries 18 of 21
    Chocolate Covered Strawberries

    Truffle chocolate dipped strawberries are perfect for any holiday party. Dip your favorite red berries in rich chocolate and then some nuts for a decadent treat just like the one from your favorite sweets shop!

    Make chocolate dipped strawberries

    Photo: Kathy Patalsky

  • Peppermint Swirl Marshmallows 19 of 21
    Peppermint Swirl Marshmallows

    These sugary sweet treats are perfect for swirling and enjoying at home. Sprinkle them with crushed candy canes for a tasty holiday treat!

    Make peppermint swirl marshmallows

    Photo: Kelsey Banfield

  • Mint Chocolate Bon Bons 20 of 21
    Mint Chocolate Bonbons

    This awesome and easy bon bon recipe is bound to get everyone talking. Make these rich fudgy treats at home with your little ones and break them out after your next dinner party!

    Make mint chocolate bon bons

    Photo: Aggie Goodman

  • Chocolate Coconut Truffles 21 of 21
    Chocolate Coconut Truffles

    These chocolatey and coconut truffles are the most excellent treats for any party. They are easy to make and give any holiday platter a festive look. You can even call them chocolate coconut snowballs to fit the mood of the season!

    Make chocolate coconut truffles

    Photo: Julie VR

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