Mrs. Claus' Cookbook - Rum Balls

Rum Balls

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From the kitchen of Kimberly Maynard

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Recipe Details

Total Time:
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3 dozen balls
Contains nuts, Dairy‑free, Good for parties/potlucks, Quick & easy


2 1/2 cups vanilla wafer crumbs
2 tablespoons cocoa
3 tablespoons white corn syrup
1 cup powdered sugar
1 cup chopped pecans
1/4 to 1/2 cup rum (to taste)
powdered sugar


  1. Combine vanilla wafer crumbs, cocoa, corn syrup and sugar and mix well.

  2. Add nuts and rum and mix well.

  3. Shape into bite-size balls and roll in confectioners sugar.


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jamie1986 says:

Very easy and good. Don't recommend giving to children due to alcohol.

11/16/2012 12:19:45 AM

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