No Bake Coconut Date Balls

    No Bake Coconut Date Balls

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    25min


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    This is a great snack for holiday gatherings. They also freeze well so I tend to make a lot when I make them.

    Ingredients
    Serves: 12 

    • 2 tablespoons butter
    • 275g dates, pitted and chopped
    • 3/4 cup (125g) icing sugar
    • 2 eggs, beaten
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 3 cups (75g) rice bubbles
    • 50g chopped walnuts
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla essence
    • 150g flaked coconut

    Directions
    Preparation:5min  ›  Cook:20min  ›  Ready in:25min 

    1. Using a double boiler, heat butter, chopped dates, icing sugar, eggs and salt. Stir constantly until very thick, about 20 minutes. Remove from heat and cool.
    2. Add rice bubbles, chopped walnuts and vanilla. Mix well and form into small balls. Roll in coconut. Keep refrigerated.

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    This recipe was easy to make and was very delicious. Every one wanted the recipe. - 21 Jul 2008

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    I made these for my family at Christmas and they asked me to make them every year as a special treat. Delicious and freeze well too. - 21 Jul 2008

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    These have been in my family for years and we all (11 of us) love it. Easy to make and always a favourite at Christmas. - 21 Jul 2008

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