Apricot Date Balls

1
Linda Kauppinen

By
@cyrene

This is a no bake recipe!! These little cookies are just filled with chewy gooey goodness!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
Makes 4 dozen Balls
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

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3/4 c
sugar
1/2 c
chopped dried apricots
1/2 c
chopped dates (i prefer medjool if available)
2 large
eggs, beaten
1 c
finely chopped walnuts or cashews
1 tsp
pure vanilla extract
granulated sugar or desiccated coconut for dusting

How to Make Apricot Date Balls

Step-by-Step

  • 1Line airtight container with wax paper.
    Set aside
  • 2In a 2 quart saucepan, combine 3/4 cup sugar, the apricots, dates and eggs.
    Cook over low heat for 6 to 8 minutes, or until mixture pulls away from the sides of pan, stirring constantly.
  • 3Remove from heat.
    Stir in walnuts and vanilla.
    Let stand for 45 to 50 minutes or until mixture is cool enough to handle.
  • 4Shape mixture into 1 inch balls.
    Roll balls in sugar or desiccated coconut.
    Place balls in prepared container.
    Store in the refrigerator.

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About Apricot Date Balls

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids




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