Mamaw's Bourbon Balls

Mamaw's Bourbon Balls

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Aleta Hepp

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@aleta1178

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.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Prep:
25 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • 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
    bourbon
  • ·
    additional powdered sugar, for coating

How to Make Mamaw's Bourbon Balls

Step-by-Step

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

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About Mamaw's Bourbon Balls

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



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