Almond Coconut Christmas Balls

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Total Time
Prep 0 mins
Cook 30 hrs

A festive Christmas candy. Time does not include setting time.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 12 cups icing sugar
  • 1 12 cups shredded coconut
  • 2 tablespoons cream
  • 12 teaspoon almond extract
  • 14 cup butter, melted
  • red and green food coloring


  1. Mix together the icing sugar, 1 cup coconut, cream, almond extract and melted butter, and stir until all are well combined.
  2. Divide the mixture into three equal parts.
  3. Color one red, one green and leave one white.
  4. Shape into 3/4 - 1 inch fat balls.
  5. Roll in remaining coconut and let stand about 24 hours to firm up.