Bourbon Balls

Bourbon Balls Recipe

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Susan Seybert


My wonderful Aunt Hon's recipe. She's made this as long as I've been on this earth, maybe longer. Not for the kids!!

★★★★★ 1 vote
10 Min
No-Cook or Other


2 1/2 c
crushed vanilla wafers
1 c
2 Tbsp
cocoa powder
1 c
chopped nuts, walnuts or pecans are best
1 c
shredded coconut
3 Tbsp
light corn syrup
1/2 c
1/2 c
powdered sugar

How to Make Bourbon Balls


  • 1Mix dry ingredients together (crushed vanilla wafers, supgar, cocoa, chopped nuts and coconut) in a medium mixing bowl.
  • 2Add the light corn syrup and bourbon and mix to combine. Roll into 1 inch balls. Roll in powered sugar.
  • 3These are best kept in an airtight tin or plastic container, seperating each layer with waxed paper.

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About Bourbon Balls

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Alcohol
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #coconut, #nuts, #cocoa, #bourbon