Chocolate Cream Filled Easter Eggs

Recipe by Lois M
READY IN: 1hr 4mins
SERVES: 10-15
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a large bowl, mix milk, butter, corn syrup, salt and vanilla.
  • Add icing sugar in 3 or 4 batches,stirring well after each addition.
  • Mix well, then knead with hands, mixing in more icing sugar if needed, until mixture holds shape and is smooth.
  • Take 1/4 of the mixture, and color it yellow for yolks.
  • Form it into 10 to 15 small balls, set aside.
  • Make 10 to 15 Larger balls with the remaining mixture.
  • Flatten large ball in palm, place yellow ball in centre, then shape white mixture around it to form an egg shape.
  • Place eggs on tray, cover well with plastic wrap so they do not dry out, and chill for at least 4 hours or until firm.
  • Dipping Chocolate: Place chocolate and paraffin in bowl over hot (not boiling) water (approx 86 deg.) Use a fondue fork to dip eggs into chocolate.
  • Place eggs on tray lined with waxed or parchment paper.
  • Put in a cool place until chocolate is firm.
  • Decorate if desired.
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