Potatoe Candy Recipe

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Potatoe Candy

Jayme Makowski

By
@Crikkit

This recipe is suppose to taste like a Mars candy bar.

I aquired this recipe from a co-worker in 1993.


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Ingredients

3/4 c
mashed potatoes, cold
3 c
powdered sugar
4 c
coconut
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/8 tsp
salt
4 oz
chocolate, unsweetened squares

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine mashed potatoes and powdered sugar (combination will liquify). Add coconut, vanilla and salt. Blend well.
2
Press firmly into a butered 9x9 baking pan.

Melt chocolate in double broiler over hot, not boiling water. Pour into a thin layer over candy. Refrigerate.
3
ALTERNATE:

Chill coconut mixture thoroughly. Roll into 1" balls and drop into melted chocolate. Roll to coat and remove wtih a toothpick. Let dry on wax paper.

ALMOND JOY VERSION:

Chill coconut mixture as above. Form ball around a whole almond. Proceed as above for coating.
4
SUSTITUTIONS: Substitute 1 tsp peppermint extract for vanilla.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potatoes, Candies, Chocolate
Hashtag: #coconut