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Bourbon Balls
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Definition: A Kentucky favorite, Bourbon balls are usually made with vanilla wafer crumbs, powdered sugar, cocoa, corn syrup, pecans and bourbon. An easy and popular no-cook candy for the holidays. Variations include other nuts, liquors or flavoring.

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Bourbon Balls
A typical recipe from John Egerton's Southern Cooking.

Kentucky Bourbon Balls
From Camille Glenn's Old-Fashioned Christmas Cookbook.

Bourbon Balls
Another basic recipe.

Easy Chocolate Bourbon Truffles

Bourbon or Rum Balls
These use chocolate chips instead of cocoa.

Chocolate Nuggets
Similar to bourbon balls, rolled in coconut.

Raspberry Bon Bons
Another similar recipe using raspberry preserves and liqueur.

Elsewhere on the Web:

Bourbon Balls
Kathy Hamlin's recipe with walnuts.


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