Authentic Kentucky Bourbon Balls

Ingredients

1 cup fine vanilla wafer crumbs
1 cup pecans, finely chopped
1/4 cup bourbon

Preparation

1
In a deep bowl combine crushed vanilla wafer crumbs, chopped pecans, powdered sugar, and the cocoa.
2
In a separate bowl, blend the bourbon and corn syrup.
3
Pour the bourbon mixture into the dry mixture; blend well.
4
Cover and chill for 3 hours.
5
Shape small bits of the dough into balls and roll them in the powdered sugar. Store in refrigerator over night in tightly covered containers.
6
You can also make these a few days in advance for best flavor.

About

Bite-size confection made with vanilla wafer crumbs, pecans, and a shot of bourbon.

Yield:

3.0 dozen

Added:

May 4, 2011

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