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cocoa coconut balls - easy!

(4 ratings)
Recipe by
Martha Price
San Jose, CA

This is a very easy recipe, and is quite tasty, too! Only 3 ingredients! *The prep time does not include the freezer time - 20 - 25 minutes.

(4 ratings)
yield 20 - 25 balls
prep time 5 Min
cook time 5 Min
method Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients For cocoa coconut balls - easy!

  • 1 can
    sweetened condensed milk (14 oz.)
  • 1 Tbsp
    cocoa, unsweetened
  • 1/2 c
    shredded coconut

How To Make cocoa coconut balls - easy!

  • 1
    Heat milk on medium-high heat with the cocoa powder stirred in. Cook, stirring, until the mixture comes away from the bottom of the pan, about 5 minutes. Whisk until smooth.
  • 2
    Pour mixture into a small baking dish. Place in freezer until firm, about 20 minutes. Remove from freezer. Scoop out by spoonfuls; roll each spoonful into a little ball. Roll the balls in the coconut to coat well.