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Mom's Date Balls Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Beth Martin
Added: Monday, September 8, 2008

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 egg yolks
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup butter
1 pkg. chopped dates
2 cups Rice Krispies
2 cups chopped pecans
1 tsp. vanilla
2 cups flaked coconut

Directions:
Directions:
Cook first four ingredients on top of stove on medium heat for 10 minutes, stirring frequently. Remove and add Rice Krispies, pecans and vanilla. Butter hands and roll into small balls. This mixture will be very hot! Then roll balls in flaked coconut.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Mom always made these at Christmas.

 

 

 

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