Pink Snow Balls

1
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.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
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

How to Make Pink Snow Balls

Step-by-Step

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

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About Pink Snow Balls

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