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Step 1 - Combine Your Ingredients
I prefer using a double boiler to melt my chocolate.
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Whether you are making truffles totally from scratch by combining chocolate with butter and cream or the quick way with sweetened condensed milk, you must be careful in the preparation. I prefer to use a double-boiler whenever I'm melting chocolate.