Mamaw's Bourbon Balls

Mamaw's Bourbon Balls Recipe

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Aleta Hepp


This is my grandmother's recipe, she loves them! I make them every year now for her, even though she can only have a couple, lol.

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25 Min
No-Cook or Other


1 box
vanilla wafers, crushed
1 c
powdered sugar
1/2 c
pecans, crushed
2 Tbsp
cocoa, unsweetened
2 Tbsp
light corn syrup
1/4 c
additional powdered sugar, for coating


1Mix together first 6 ingredients, adding additional bourbon if needed to make a sticky but firm dough.
2Roll dough into balls, and roll in additional powdered sugar.
3Store in airtight container until ready to serve, at least overnight.

About Mamaw's Bourbon Balls

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