Coconut Date Balls

Coconut Date Balls
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Cuisine: American
Techniques: Boil
Occasions: Any
Prep Time: 1 hr 0 min
Cook Time: 0 hr 0 min
Yield: 16 Each
Main Ingredients: Eggs, Fruit, Nuts
Tags: Appetizer, QuickEasy


  • ½ cup butter
  • ¼ cup honey
  • 1 egg – beaten
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ½ cup chopped nuts
  • 1 tbsp milk
  • ½ lb. cut dates
  • 2 cups rice krispies
  • 2 tbsps brandy (optional)
  • Coconut flakes


  • Combine butter, sugar, dates and cook until boils and is well mixed. Remove from heat; add eggs, milk and salt. Cook for 2 minutes on medium heat. Cool. Add nuts and rice krispies. Form into balls and roll in the coconut to cover the outer layer.
  • Keep cool, also they freeze well.
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