Orange Balls

Shaped CookiesChristmas Cookies 1 (12 ounce) package vanilla wafers1 (16 ounce) package package powdered sugar, sifted1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened1 (6 ounce) can concentrated frozen orange juice, thawed and undiluted1 cup finely chopped pecans Flaked coconut (optional) Crush vanilla wafers to make fine crumbs. Add sugar, butter, and orange juice concentrate, mixing well. Shape … Continue reading Orange Balls

Date Nut Balls

Shaped CookiesChristmas Cookies 1/2 cup butter or margarine3/4 cup sugar1 (8 ounce) package pitted dates, chopped2 1/2 cups crisp rice ceral1 cup chopped pecansFlaked coconut (optional)Sifted powdered sugar (optional) Combine butter, sugar, and dates in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil; cook, stirring constantly, 3 minutes. Stir in cereal and pecans ; cool to … Continue reading Date Nut Balls

Bourbon Balls

Shaped CookiesChristmas Cookies 2 tablespoons cocoa1 cup sifted powdered sugar1/4 cup bourbon2 tablespoons light corn syrup2 cups crushed vanilla wafers1 cup finely chopped pecansAdditional sifted powdered sugar Sift together cocoa and 1 cup sugar. Combine bourbon and syrup; add to cocoa mixture, and stir well. Add wafer crumbs and pecans; mix well. Shape into 3/4 … Continue reading Bourbon Balls