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

  • 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

  1. Line airtight container with wax paper.
    Set aside
  2. In 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.
  3. Remove from heat.
    Stir in walnuts and vanilla.
    Let stand for 45 to 50 minutes or until mixture is cool enough to handle.
  4. Shape 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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