Tea-Time Truffles/Rum Balls

Lily Mathews


This is a recipe that's a must during Christmas. I make it every year, especially because it is my daughter's favorite.


★★★★★ 2 votes

15 or les, depending on how good they are... :)
40 Min


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  • 5 c
    chocolate cake rumbs
  • 1/2 c
    chopped raisins or currants
  • 2 Tbsp
    cocoa powder
  • 3 1/2 Tbsp
    warmed & sieved apricot jam
  • 1 Tbsp
    dark rum
  • ·
    enough chocolate sprinkles for 15 rum balls

How to Make Tea-Time Truffles/Rum Balls


  1. Mix 1st 3 ingredients in a large bowl.
    Add jam, rum & mix them well to form a stiff paste.
  2. Form into balls & roll immediately in the sprinkles & set aside in refrigerator or serve immediately.
  3. ENJOY !!!!!

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About Tea-Time Truffles/Rum Balls

Course/Dish: Cookies, Candies, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Christmas, #treat

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