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Chocolate Bourbon or Rum Balls- Three Ways



  • 1 cup (140g) finely ground Vanilla Wafers (about 40 regular Nilla wafers) or Graham Cracker Crumbs
  • 1 cup (110g) finely chopped Nuts, we prefer pecans
  • 1 cup (120g) Powdered Sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground Cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground Ginger (or freshly grated Ginger)
  • fresh grated Nutmeg , to taste
  • 1/4 cup (22g) Cocoa Powder
  • 1/4 cup (60ml) Bourbon or Rum
  • 2 Tablespoons (30ml) agave nectar or light Corn Syrup


  • ground Vanilla Wafers (Nilla Wafers)
  • finely chopped Pecans
  • Pecans and ground wafers together
  • Powdered Sugar
  • Cocoa Powder
  • crushed Candy Canes


  1. In a bowl, whisk together ground Nilla wafers, pecans, confectioners' sugar, ground cinnamon, ground ginger, grated nutmeg, and cocoa powder until well combined.
  2. Stir in bourbon and corn syrup. Form into even balls and coat in topping of choice.
  3. Chill for an hour. Serve chilled or at room temperature.   Referenced from https://whiteonricecouple.com/recipes/chocolate-bourbon-balls/

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