Rum balls

Rum balls

0:20 To Prep
0:00 To Cook
24 Servings
Average Rating
Difficulty Easy

For good or bad, most Aussie kids grew up with these Christmas treats. You could substitute with orange juice, but OJ balls doesn't sound right.


  • 200g arrowroot biscuits
  • 1 tin condensed milk
  • 1 1/2 cups Dessicated coconut
  • 5 tbsn cocoa powder, preferably dutch cocoa
  • 1/3 cup rum
  • 100 g currants or sultanas
  • 100g coconut, extra

Step 1

Crumb biscuits in a food processor.

Step 2

Add remaining ingredients, other than currants. Whiz together.

Step 3

Whiz or stir through currants.

Step 4

Pour extra coconut into a bowl.

Step 5

Roll mixture in to balls slightly smaller than gold balls. Roll each ball in the bowl of coconut to cover.

Step 6

Refrigerate until set (about 1 hr)

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