Very Merry Cherry Balls
INGREDIENTS
  • Servings: 3 doz
  • 2 cups finely crushed vanilla wafers ( 40 to 50)
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped red candied cherries
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 1/4 cup rum
  • 3 tablespoons corn syrup
  • 2 tablespoons butter melted
  • 1/4 cup powdered sugar
DIRECTIONS
  1. In medium bowl, combine crushed wafers , 1 cup powdered sugar, cherries, and pecans.
  2. Add rum, syrup and butter.
  3. Blend well.
  4. Shape into 1 inch balls.
  5. Roll in the 1/4 cup powdered sugar.
  6. Cover tightly; let sit 24 hours for flavors to blend.