CHRISTMAS FOODIE GIFTS: MAKE PANFORTE & TRUFFLES - £5

Learn how to make classic Italian Panforte and Amaretto Truffles, which are perfect for gifting.

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Panforte is a traditional Italian 'hard bread', filled with nuts, fruits and honey, which complement any cheeseboard and it's perfect for gifting too. While the Panforte bakes, we'll make and roll a batch of chocolate truffles with Amaretto (or the spirit of your choice); a delicious gift or a treat served with coffee at the end of Christmas dinner.

What you’ll take away:

  • Making a chocolate ganache
  • Roasting nuts and making Panforte
  • Rolling truffles

Serves: Makes 10 large chocolate truffles & 1 large Panforte (4 gifting portions)

Duration: This session lasts approx. 1 hour.

Ingredients:

  • 100ml double cream
  • 5g unsalted butter, softened
  • 100ml double cream
  • 5g unsalted butter, softened
  • 100g dark chocolate (we recommend Waitrose No1 65% Dominican Republic)
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla bean paste
  • 35ml Disaronno amaretto liqueur (or whiskey, cointreau, frangelico or spirit of your choice)
  • 60g Amaretti biscuits (or roasted chopped hazelnuts, or cocoa powder for rolling truffles)
  • 75g pistachios, shelled
  • 75g blanched hazelnuts
  • 125g dried figs
  • 125g dates
  • 60g honey
  • 100g light brown soft sugar
  • 1 tsp mixed spice
  • 70g plain flour
  • 50ml sweet wine (we recommend Vin Santo)
  • Icing sugar, for dusting

Equipment:

  • 2x small saucepans
  • Large mixing bowl
  • 2x small mixing bowls
  • Knife
  • Chopping board
  • Whisk
  • Spatula
  • Rolling pin *optional
  • 20cm square tin or 23cm round tin
  • Baking parchment
  • Spoons, for scooping truffles
  • Cellophane bags & ribbon or boxes, for storing and gifting

About your instructor: You’ll be led through this class with one of our experienced chefs from the Waitrose Cookery School.

Joining a virtual experience: Our Virtual Experiences will take place via Zoom. We’d recommend using a laptop or desktop if possible to make it easier for you to take part. Two days before your Virtual Experience, we’ll send you full details on how to join.

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