Mom's Date Balls

Mom's Date Balls

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My Mom made these every Christmas since I was little. Then I started to make them every Christmas for my kids...

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Ingredients

How to Make Mom's Date Balls

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix together in skillet - Dates, butter, brown sugar and water. Cook over medium heat for 10 - 12 minutes or until thickened to a paste.
  2. Remove from heat and add 1 tsp. vanilla
  3. Mix in 2 cups of the rice crispies.
    Allow to cool to touch then roll into small balls.
    Roll in coconut or powdered sugar.
    Serving size depends on how big the balls are.

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About Mom's Date Balls

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #balls #date



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