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Strawberry Margarita Truffles

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No-Bake Strawberry Margarita Truffles are a simple and delectable ball of strawberry cake with lime rolled in a thin layer of powdered sugar.

No-Bake Strawberry Truffles on a white tray.

Strawberry Truffles

These Strawberry Margarita Truffles are so delicious and easy to make. This recipe only uses a few ingredients to make it and can be ready in minutes to enjoy as a snack or an after-dinner treat. These are a great recipe to have on a summer day by the pool. They are sure to be a hit anywhere you take them!

Not a fan of Strawberry? Try our tradition Margarita Truffles.

Key Ingredients You’ll Need

Sugar: Add sweetness to the batter with granulated sugar and use powdered sugar to coat the truffles.

Cake Mix: You will use Strawberry Cake mix with lime zest and margarita salt to create the margarita flavor of the recipe.

Tequila: You can use your favorite kind of Tequila that would go in a margarita.

Sweet and Sour Mix: This will be used for additional flavor as well as to help with the consistency of the batter.

How To Make Strawberry Margarita Truffles

Step 1. Add the butter and sugar into the bowl of a standing mixer and combine before adding in the lime zest and tequila and combining again. Put in the cake mix and sweet/sour mix and combine again. If needed, you can add an additional tbsp of the sweet/sour mix until you have your desired consistency.

Step 2. Put the dough into a sealed container and chill in the fridge for 3 hours. Take out the prepared dough and begin rolling it into 1-inch balls. Place the powdered sugar into a bowl and roll the dough balls into it. Arrange onto a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper. Place the balls into the fridge for 15 minutes to chill until firm.

Do Strawberry Truffles Use Real Strawberries?

This recipe does not use real strawberries to make it. The strawberry that is used in this recipe is a strawberry cake. This adds a tasty flavor along with other ingredients like lime to make it taste like a margarita.

How To Store Strawberry Margarita Truffles?

Place the truffles into an airtight container or Ziploc bag for the best storage method. These can be left at room temperature. However, if you want them to last longer, I recommend storing them in the fridge or freezer.

No-Bake Strawberry Truffles on a red cloth.

More Truffle Recipes:

No-Bake Strawberry Truffles with fresh limes.
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Strawberry Margarita Truffles

Published By Jill
No-Bake Strawberry Margarita Truffles are a simple and delectable ball of strawberry cake with lime rolled in a thin layer of powdered sugar.
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Prep Time 7 mins
Chill Time 3 hrs 15 mins
Total Time 3 hrs 22 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 24 2-inch balls

Ingredients
  

  • 1/2 cup butter unsalted, softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 cups Strawberry cake mix dry
  • Zest 2 small limes
  • 1 Tbsp Tequila
  • 3 Tbsp sweet and sour mix
  • 2 cups Powdered Sugar
  • 1 Tbsp. Margarita Salt

Instructions
 

  • In the bowl of a stand mixer add the butter and sugar mix until combined.
  • Add lime zest.
  • Blend in Tequila
  • .Add cake mix, and Sweet and Sour mix and mix until combined.
  • Add 1 Tablespoon of Sweet and sour mix as needed or more, to make a dough consistency.
  • Place in a sealable container and refrigerate for 3 hours.
  • Roll dough into one-inch balls and roll in powdered sugar and place on a parchment-covered cookie sheet.
  • Chill balls in the refrigerator for 15 minutes to firm up
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No-Bake Strawberry Margarita Truffles are a simple and delectable ball of strawberry cake with lime rolled in a thin layer of powdered sugar.
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