Nailmaker Anvil Truffles

Serves: makes 40 truffles or tarts

Prep time: 10 Minutes

Cook time: 10 Minutes

Total time: 20 Minutes

Dietary: Alcohol

Meal type: Dessert, confectionary

Misc: Drink responsibly

Occasion: any time

Author: David Greenwood-Haigh

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  • 130ml Nailmaker Anvil Beer (Room Temperature)
  • 300g dark 70 % Chocolate (Melted)
  • 55g dark muscovado sugar
  • 100g Cocoa Powder
  • 5g Yorkshire honey


Warm the beer honey and sugar in a saucepan until the sugar is fully dissolved. Don’t be tempted to simmer or boil the beer.

Place the chopped chocolate into a bowl and pour the warm beer mixture over the chocolate and whisk until smooth (use a hand blender if you have one).

Then refrigerate for an hour. or you can fill sweet pastry cases to make chocolate beer tarts

Once cooled, roll into even sized truffles and dust in cocoa powder.

Serve at room temperature and enjoy within two weeks of making.