Orange Balls

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

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

Makes: 24


  • 12 oz. vanilla wafer cookies, crushed
  • 1 lb. confectioners’ sugar
  • 3⁄4 cup melted unsalted butter
  • 1⁄2 cup chopped toasted pistachios
  • 6 oz. frozen orange juice, thawed
  • 1⁄2 cup shredded coconut


  • 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.