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Bonnie's Almond Joy Balls

Recipe Information
Taste just like an almond joy bar

Bonnie F.

Serves/Makes:3 dozen small balls

  • 1 14 oz (392 grm). pkg. shredded coconut
  • 1 small can Eagle Brand Sweet Condensed Milk
  • 1 cup (225 ml) slivered almonds
  • 1 16 oz (448 grm). pkg. milk chocolate chips
  • Place coconut in a bowl, add slivered almonds and toss together.
  • Start adding condensed milk, a little at a time.
  • Keep adding until slightly sticky and be sure you can roll coconut into balls.
  • Melt chocolate in double boiler.
  • Roll coconut balls.
  • Either dip them in the chocolate or drizzle chocolate over the top.
  • Place balls on waxed paper and allow chocolate to firm up.
  • Test by trying to peel one off the paper.
I am always looking for new ideas for Christmas cookies and candy. I decided to just do some experimenting since I do not own candy molds. This is a great recipe. My family loves them.