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Chocolate Rum Balls Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Aileen Gamet

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 pkg (6oz) chocolate chips
1/2c. commercial sour cream
Pinch of salt
1/4c. chocolate chips
2c. fine vanilla wafer crumbs
1/4c. heavy cream
2tsp. rum extract
1/4c. soft butter
1c. sifted icing sugar
1c. ground pecans
1/4tsp. salt
Chocolate shot

Directions:
Directions:
Heat package of chocolate chips in top of double boiler over hot (not boiling) water until about half melted. Remove from heat and stir until smooth. Stir in cream and pinch of salt. Chill several hours or until quite firm.

Put 1/4c. chocolate chips through the fine blade of the food chopper. Combine with vanilla-wafer crumbs, cream, rum extract, butter, icing sugar, pecans and 1/4tsp. salt. Blend thoroughly.

Form chilled chocolate mixture into small balls, 1/2 inch in diameter. Mixture will be soft to handle. Mould vanilla-wafer mixture around chocolate centre to make a ball the size of a walnut. Roll in chocolate shot.

Store in air-tight container in refrigerator for several days before using.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
2 1/2 dozen
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Grannie cut this recipe out of a newspaper or other book. Sounds like a lot of work but yummy!

 

 

 

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