Like cookie butter? Then you have to try these cookie butter truffles, featuring a Speculoos-based center and a chocolate coating. 

Cookie butter truffles recipe: A new take on truffles.

Cookie butter is an addictive thing. Kind of like Nutella, for me. They are both extremely decadent, rich spreads that are best enjoyed in moderation.

But that rarely happens.

If you like cookie butter, then you really should try these truffles.

They have a cookie butter-based center and are coated in chocolate. 

And trust me: These are truly easy to make – especially when you use Candyquik or chocolate almond bark to coat them. I don’t typically like to fuss with desserts, which is why I trend toward easy-to-make creations like truffles. 

Plus – they’re so pretty and so delicious that they would make a great DIY gift for the holidays.

Learn how to make cookie butter truffles, perfect for your Holiday sweets tray

How To Make Cookie Butter Truffles

Be sure to scroll down for the detailed recipe, but here’s the process of making cookie butter truffles, in a nutshell:

  • Combine cookie butter (like Biscoff, Speculoos or Trader Joe’s), butter, and powdered sugar with a blender
  • Shape dough into balls
  • Place in the refrigerator to cool and harden for at least an hour
  • Use a fork or spoon to roll cookie butter balls around in melted chocolate candy coating
  • Place decorative sprinkles on top, if desired 
  • Place on a parchment-lined baking sheet and cool to harden

Got extra Biscoff cookies? Try making these Biscoff blondies which sound absolutely delectable!

Cookie butter truffles: Cookie butter on the inside, chocolate on the outside.

Foolproof Chocolate Coating

While there are fancier and more labor-intensive options for coating things with chocolate, I prefer the foolproof method of using microwaveable candy coating.

My go-to brand is Candyquik. It couldn’t be easier to use. You simply use the tray that is included in the package to microwave the chocolate until soft. Then, coat your chilled truffle (or whatever else you are coating with chocolate) and set it aside to cool until hardened (which happens very quickly if the truffle has been chilled). 

Cookie butter truffles recipe: Learn how to make this super easy chocolate recipe.

More Truffle Recipes

Why make truffles? They’re simple to make – and so forgiving. You don’t have to be a good baker or candy maker to make delicious, gift-worthy truffles like these:

Cookie butter truffles: Cookie butter on the inside, chocolate on the outside.

Cookie Butter Truffles

Yield: 24 truffles
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Additional Time: 1 hour
Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes

For the chocolate coating, look for chocolate Candi Quik, almond bark, or another microwaveable, quick-to-harden chocolate coating.


  • 14.1 ounce jar of cookie butter
  • 4 tablespoons softened butter
  • 2 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 16-ounce package microwaveable chocolate candy coating
  • Gold candy sprinkles/decorations


  1. Place cookie butter, softened butter, and powdered sugar in a large mixing bowl. Use and electric mixer to blend ingredients together.
  2. Take a tablespoon amount of the dough and roll into a ball. Repeat with remaining dough. Place in refrigerator, covered, for at least an hour to chill.
  3. Melt microwaveable candy coating. Using a spoon, dip each cookie butter ball into the coating and rotate to evenly coat. Top with sprinkles, if desired.
  4. Place each coated truffle on a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper. Chill for 10 minutes to harden. Store in refrigerator.

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