Pink Snow Balls

Mike Chetty

By
@MikesKitchen

These delicious decadent snow balls are cake like treats,coated in pink coconut I'm unsure of the origin's of this Pretty in Pink Treat. They resemble whoopie pies: Snow balls are neither a cookie or a pie. They have a soft cake like texture but can be moulded and shaped like scones.


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Serves:

15

Prep:

25 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

125 g
butter, room temperature
125 ml
cream
200 g
jam, any flavor i used raspberry jam
125 g
castor sugar
625 ml
self rising flour
5 ml
red food coloring
1 1/2 c
desiccated coconut
1 tsp
vanilla extract
375 ml
boiling water

Directions Step-By-Step

1
sift flour
2
cream butter and castor sugar
3
add cream and continue to whisk until soft and fluffy
4
add flour to cream mixture
and knead to make a soft dough
5
divide dough into 24 balls and then flatten and place onto a cookie sheet or muffin pan
6
prepare baking pan by applying a spread of melted butter and then sprinkle some flour onto pan shaking off any excess flour
7
place flattened balls onto baking pan then place into a preheated oven set at 180 degrees centigrade and bake for 15 minutes
8
meanwhile add boiling water to the jam of your choice and beat together with a whisk, until smooth next add in the vanilla extract and the red food color and mix
9
remove baked snow balls from oven and allow to cool
10
add the snowballs in the jam mixture and then sandwich cakes together and roll into the desiccated coconut
11
place on platter and allow to cool....enjoy

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Appetizers, Cakes
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtag: #Addictive