I've gladly devoured a box or two of Whoppers at Halloween, but until a few years ago, chocolate-covered malted-milk balls were never my first pick from the candy bin. All that changed when I spied a bag of rather large malted-milk balls in my office cafeteria. I'm not sure if I was just craving chocolate or was lured in by the largeness of the malt balls, but I bought a bag and have been hooked ever since. These particular malt balls had a rich, creamy milk-chocolate shell and a crisp, decidedly malty center.
When I moved offices, I forgot about the malt balls for a while, but eventually the cravings returned. I wasn't seeing malt balls in shops, but knowing that you can buy just about anything online, I spent some time searching the Internet, looking for recommendations from fellow malt ball addicts. Much to my surprise, there are actually a lot of options, including both milk- and dark-chocolate versions. To find my favorite, I gathered as many of the more widely availableRead More »from Chocolate Candy Taste Test: Malted Milk Balls