Booze Balls

(from Lucianolinda’s recipe box)

easiest yet, and well liked.

Source: Old Betty Crocker Cook Book

Serves 36 people

Categories: candy


  • 1 cup finely crushed vanilla wafers
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 cup chopped nuts
  • 2 Tbsp. cocoa
  • 2 Tbsp. light corn syrup
  • 1/4 cup Bourbon or rum ( try some of the newer flavored rums, or crème liqueurs)
  • Additional powdered sugar or cocoa


  1. Combine vanilla wafer crumbs, powdered sugar, nuts and cocoa and mix well. Add corn syrup and rum or bourbon. Form into balls and roll in additional cocoa or powdered sugar.

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