Gluten-Free Milk Chocolate Truffle Brownies

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Just in time for the holidays with something sweet and delicious such as these Gluten-Free Milk Chocolate Truffle Brownies. Freshly baked, fudgy, crinkle brownies topped with the most delicious nut truffle ganache…yes, this brownie is all about the CHOCOLATE Truffle topping.

Today I wanted to share something sweet and delicious with plenty of chocolate because this is the season for sweetness and a little indulgence. The Gluten-Free Milk Chocolate Truffle Brownies are easier to make than you may think, and they are guaranteed to be a huge hit….if you love chocolate.

 

truffle brownie, gluten free

 

What are truffle brownies?

There is so little time left before Christmas, and this is why I wanted to share only the best of the best desserts for the whole family. This version of a gluten-free brownie recipe is extra special. The brownie is lighter on chocolate but heavier on truffle topping.

 

truffle brownie, gluten free

 

The gluten-free brownie has a crinkle kind of texture, perfect for filling with a creamy nut truffle sauce. The truffle topping is especially decadent and ever so delicious. The best part, the 10-ingredient brownies are super easy to make, and the truffle topping is a chocolate sauce mixed with your favourite nut butter 😀

 

chocolate chips

 

Are Chocolate Chips Gluten-Free?

I often get asked, are chocolate chips gluten-free? This gluten-free brownie recipe is made with chocolate chips, and I wanted to share some of my findings on chocolate chips.

First, most chocolate chips on the market today are gluten-free. I found that Nestle, Hershey’s and Enjoy Life brands of chocolate chips are gluten-free. However, I always recommend reading the labels because ingredients may change. For example, Nestles butterscotch chocolate chips are not gluten-free.

With the busy holidays ahead, I wanted to share a gluten-free dessert that is simple to make and one that the entire family will love. If you are a chocolate lover…and who isn’t, these Gluten-Free Milk Chocolate Truffle Brownies will be a huge hit. This gluten-free brownie recipe is not about perfection – it is about melt in your mouth deliciousness! Enjoy!

 

truffle brownie, gluten free

 

Do you need more gluten-free chocolate holiday desserts? Here are our most favourite chocolate desserts —

 

2 Layer Grain-Free Chocolate Cake (nut-free)

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Gluten-Free Chocolate Banana Bundt Cake with Coffee Walnut Glaze

 

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Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups salted butter
  • 1 1/2 cups GF milk chocolate chips, divided
  • 3/4 cup coconut sugar or sweetener of choice
  • 1 Tbsp. Rum (optional)
  • 2 tsp. Pure vanilla extract
  • 3 large eggs, at room temperature
  • 2 Tbsp. Pure cocoa powder
  • 1/2 tsp. GF baking powder
  • TRUFFLE TOPPING
  • 3/4 cup GF milk chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream
  • 3 Tbsp. Nut butter (almond, peanut, walnut, hazelnut, chestnut)
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    Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 F and line a 9 by 9-inch baking pan with parchment paper
  • Using a double boiler, melt together butter and 1 cup of chocolate chips until smooth
  • Remove from the stove and stir in sugar, rum (if using) and vanilla, until the sugar has dissolved.
  • In a separate bowl, using an electric mixer, whisk the eggs for 1 minute. Stir the eggs into the chocolate mixture
  • Add flour, cocoa powder and baking powder and mix to combine. Stir in remaining 1/2 cup chocolate chips
  • Pour the mixture into prepared baking pan and bake for 30 minutes. Until the center is just set. Set aside to cool
  • TRUFFLE TOPPING
  • Using a double boiler, melt together chocolate chips with cream until smooth. Stir in nut butter and pour over the brownies. Using a knife, spread the truffle topping evenly over the top
  • Allow the brownies to set for at least 2 hours at room temperature. Enjoy!
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    2 Responses to Gluten-Free Milk Chocolate Truffle Brownies

    • Jenna May 1, 2021

      I made this today, I wish I found this recipe earlier. It is the best brownie recipe I have ever made. Thank you!

      • Kristina May 1, 2021

        That is so nice to hear Jenna and thank you, I hope you try some of our other brownie recipes.

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