Kentucky Bourbon Balls

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READY IN: 1hr 30mins
Recipe by Alan in SW Florida

These take a little bit of time, but it wouldn't be Christmas without these wonderful, potent treats.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream butter; gradually add sugar, beating well at medium speed of an electric mixer. Stir in bourbon. Knead until mixture is blended and does not stick to hands; knead in pecans. Refrigerate 1 to 2 hours. Shape into 1-inch balls. Chill at least 8 hours.
  2. Place semisweet and bittersweet chocolate in top of a double boiler; bring water to a boil. Reduce heat to low; cook until chocolate melts. Working quickly, dip each ball into melted chocolate. place on wax paper to cool. Store in refrigerator.

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