How to Make Date Balls
- Melt the butter. Add the sugar.
- Bring to a boil, stirring constantly.
- Add the dates. Cook for five minutes.
- Remove from heat and cool a few minutes.
- Add hot mixture, a spoonful at a time, to the eggs. Stir rapidly.
- Boil two minutes longer. Remove from heat.
- Pour over rice krispies. Roll into balls. Roll balls in coconut or powdered sugar. Chill until serving time.