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~ inside out almond joy balls ~

Recipe by
Cassie *
Somewhere, PA

My Grandma used to make these yummy coconut balls for Easter. I like them anytime. I added the addition of almonds to mine - hence the name. So easy - enjoy!

yield 12 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For ~ inside out almond joy balls ~

  • 1/4 c
    butter, melted
  • 1 1/2 c
    flaked coconut - i use bakers
  • 1 - 1 1/4 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1 Tbsp
    coco real - cream of coconut
  • slivered
  • 1/4 c
    chocolate chips, melted - or favorite chocolate

How To Make ~ inside out almond joy balls ~

  • 1
    In a bowl mix together the butter, coconut, coco real cream of coconut and sugar. Pinch off enough coconut mixture to make a ball, I make mine about the size of a large marble.Shape into a ball. ( if seems too wet, add a little more sugar )
  • 2
    Place on tray. Carefully make an indentation in the top of each ball and fill with chocolate. Sprinkle with slivered almonds. Chill until chocolate is set. Best served at room temperature. Enjoy!