Home Economics Apricot Coconut Balls

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Barbara Eaton

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@raeofsunshine

This recipe goes back to the 1950s and junior high home economics class. Remember when when it was mandatory that girls took "cooking" and "sewing" for at least 1 semester each? If you do, you are likely to remember these and still love them. There's no cooking so these are great for the kids, or in my case the grandkids, to help you make.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
Makes about 24
Prep:
40 Min

Ingredients

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1 1/2 c
dried apricots, chopped
2/3 c
sweetened condensed milk
2 c
coconut, flaked
powdered sugar

How to Make Home Economics Apricot Coconut Balls

Step-by-Step

  • 1Mix apricots, coconut and sweetened condensed milk in a bowl until well blended.
  • 2Shape into 1 inch balls, it helps to rinse your hands several times during this process to keep the mixture from sticking to them.
  • 3Roll the shaped balls in powdered sugar and let stand until firm.
  • 4Store in the refrigerator.

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About Home Economics Apricot Coconut Balls

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts, Candies




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