Recipe for Coconut Rum Balls


    Coconut Rum Balls

    2 1/2 cups finely crushed vanilla wafer cookies
    2 teaspoons rum flavoring
    1 cup confectioners sugar' sugar
    2 tablespoons powdered cocoa
    1/4 cup good rum
    1/2 cup finely chopped pecans
    1 can coconut
    3 tablespoons light corn syrup

    Mix together vanilla wafers, confectioners' sugar, nuts and cocoa. Add corn syrup, rum and rum flavoring. Mix well with hands and roll into 1-inch balls. Roll in confectioners' sugar.

    NOTE: If mixture feels a little dry, add more rum, a little at a time.