Daddy's Whiskey Balls Recipe

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Daddy's Whiskey Balls

Janis McRae


I've told you before, Momma was a wonderful cook! Well, Daddy had his delightful recipes too! This is one he loved to make at Christmas time! Miss you Momma and Daddy!

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1 c
vanilla wafers, crushed
1/4 c
whiskey ( or other liquor such as rum, kahlua, amaretto)
2 Tbsp
light karo syrup (corn syrup)
1 Tbsp
cocoa powder
1 c
ground pecans
powdered sugar


1Mix all ingredients except powdered sugar together. Roll into balls the size of large walnuts. Roll balls in powdered sugar. Must be stored in airtight containers. Extracts may be used to flavor instead of liquor.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies