Festive Coconut Balls Recipe
Serve bite sized festive coconut balls with your cookie plate this Christmas. This recipe is easy to prepare. Plus, the coconut gives them a snowy appearance, perfect for this season and they pair well with coffee!
Recipe taken from Adventures in Coffee cookbook
Festive Coconut Balls recipe
- 1 cup shredded wheat cereal
- 1 ½ cup quick oats
- 1 ¼ cups shredded sweetened coconut
- ½ teaspoon cinnamon
- 2 tablespoons coffee liqueur
- 1/3 cup honey
- ¼ cup safflower oil (or any light oil)
Place shredded wheat in a processor and blend. Add oats, 1 cup of the coconut and cinnamon and blend again. While food processor is on, add coffee liqueur, and drizzle in honey and oil. Roll mixture into bite-sized balls, and then roll balls into remaining coconut. Refrigerate for at least an hour before serving.
Yield: About 2 dozen