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Easy Cherry Rum Balls

  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 20 min
  • Servings 36
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The rum flavor "mellows" so make these no-bake confections at least 24 hours before serving them. MORE + LESS -

Ingredients

2
cups crushed vanilla wafers (40 to 45 wafers)
1
cup powdered sugar
1/2
cup finely chopped candied red and/or green cherries
1/2
cup finely chopped pecans or walnuts
1/4
cup rum
3
tablespoons corn syrup
2
tablespoons butter, melted
1/4
cup powdered sugar

Steps

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    In medium bowl, combine vanilla wafers, 1-cup powdered sugar, cherries and pecans; mix well. Add rum, corn syrup and butter; mix well. Shape mixture into 1-inch balls; roll in 1/4 cup powdered sugar. Cover tightly; let stand 24 hours to blend flavors.

Expert Tips

Package Easy Cherry Rum Balls in holiday paper or foil candy cups and arrange them in a decorative tin. Place the tin in a festive gift bag along with samples of flavored coffees.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Confection
Calories
80
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3g
5%
Saturated Fat
1g
5%
Cholesterol
2mg
1%
Sodium
25mg
1%
Potassium
15mg
Total Carbohydrate
12g
4%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Protein
0g
% Daily Value*:
Exchanges:
1 Fruit; 1/2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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