Norma's Raspberry Fudge Balls

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Norma DeRemer

By
@PApride

I have made these for so many years during the holidays that I really don't remember where I got it. All I know is when I make them they all are gone really fast. They are so good and easy to make. I have given them as gifts and everyone wants the recipe.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
Makes 3 dozen

Ingredients

1
8 ounce package on your favorite cream cheese, softened ( i used philadelphia brand )
1
6 ounce package of semi-sweet chocolate pieces, melted
3/4 c
vanilla wafer crumbs
1/4 c
of your favorite raspberry preserves, strained ( i used kraft )
finely chopped almonds or walnuts
cocoa powder
powdered sugar

How to Make Norma's Raspberry Fudge Balls

Step-by-Step

  • 1Melt the chocolate pieces either in the microwave in a bowl for 30 seconds at a time; take out and stir after each heating until melted or in a double boiler pan. Stiring often until melted.
  • 2In a mixing bowl combine cream cheese and chocolate, mixing until well blended.
  • 3Stir in crumbs and preserves and mix well.
  • 4Cover bowl with plastic wrap and place in refrigerater to chill for several hours or overnight.
  • 5Remove from refrigerater and shape into one inch balls.
  • 6Roll each ball in either the almonds, walnuts, cocoa powder or powdered sugar. A variety of coatings make a pretty presentation.

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About Norma's Raspberry Fudge Balls

Course/Dish: Candies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy