Orange Balls

It is worth it to buy the pistachios already shelled. Shelling them is very time consuming and hard on the fingers.

Makes: 24 cookiesHands-on: 20 minutesTotal: 20 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Makes: 24 cookies

Ingredients

  • 12 oz. vanilla wafer cookies, crushed
  • 1 lb. confectioners’ sugar
  • ¾ cup melted unsalted butter
  • ½ cup chopped toasted pistachios
  • 6 oz. frozen orange juice, thawed
  • ½ cup shredded coconut

Directions

  • Line a baking sheet with wax paper.
  • Mix all ingredients except coconut. Form into balls; roll in coconut until coated.
  • Chill. These should be kept refrigerated or frozen. Bring to room temperature before serving.

Recipe Information

Makes: 24 cookies

Ingredients

  • 12 oz. vanilla wafer cookies, crushed
  • 1 lb. confectioners’ sugar
  • ¾ cup melted unsalted butter
  • ½ cup chopped toasted pistachios
  • 6 oz. frozen orange juice, thawed
  • ½ cup shredded coconut

Directions

  • Line a baking sheet with wax paper.
  • Mix all ingredients except coconut. Form into balls; roll in coconut until coated.
  • Chill. These should be kept refrigerated or frozen. Bring to room temperature before serving.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories230
Total Fat11g
Saturated Fat5g
Cholesterol20mg
Sodium60mg
Total Carbohydrate33g
Dietary Fiber1g
Sugars27g
Protein2g