Coconut Dainties Bon Bon2015-01-23
- Yield : 1
- Servings : 24
- Prep Time : 60m
- Cook Time : 0m
- Ready In : 60m
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Melt in your mouth bon-bons. So festive for holiday sharing.
- 2 cups powdered sugar
- 1 - 3 ounce package cream cheese
- 1 cup grated coconut
- 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
- candied cherries optional
- optional red and green food coloring
- pecans, dates or apricot for center optional
Work sugar into cream cheese with hands; mix well.
Add coconut to the mixture and mix.
Form into small balls, roll in coconut and top with bits of candied cherries for garnish if using. Or tint coconut with food coloring and roll in a festive color.
Roll the balls around roasted pecans for a nutty flavor.
Will keep in a cool dry place for several days.