Tropical Rum Balls

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Toni Thompson

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@Toni530

This is my own spin on traditional rum balls. They are a hit with my friends. BEWARE, these are not baked, so no alcohol cooks away... These are NOT for children!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Prep:
20 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

How to Make Tropical Rum Balls

Step-by-Step

  1. In a food processor or electric chopper, blend up Vanilla Wafers until it reaches a mealy consistency. In a bowl mix together the crushed Vanilla wafers, the cocoa powder, corn syrup and rum.
  2. You should have a nice, firm, slightly sticky dough. If the dough is too dry and won't form add a tiny bit more corn syrup, or if too moist & sticky and are hard to form, add a little more crushed vanilla wafers. Roll the dough into walnut sized balls and then roll in the coconut flakes until coated.
  3. This makes about 2 dozen balls.Cover and refrigerate until serving.
    The longer they sit the stronger they get!

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About Tropical Rum Balls

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Alcohol
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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