Date and Cherry Balls

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by queenbeatrice

Easy to make and delicious

Top Review by Darkhunter

These are oh-so-good! I used my food processor to chop the dates and cherries, with the sugar to help prevent sticking together! These are rice krispie treats with a grown up taste! Will be making these again for the holidays! Thnx for posting, Gone to Kittencal's. Made for KcK's Forum.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 78.07 ml melted butter
  • 59.14 ml white sugar
  • 226.79 g dates, chopped fine
  • 78.07 ml glace cherries, chopped fine
  • 473.18 ml Rice Krispies
  • 118.29 ml fine coconut


  1. Combine butter, sugar, cherries and dates.
  2. Cook at medium heat until soft, stirring constantly.
  3. Cool until lukewarm.
  4. Stir in rice krispies.
  5. Shape into balls and roll in coconut.
  6. Store in a sealed container.

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