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“We hand these around the neighbourhood at Christmas wrapped in pretty paper and ribbons, we also accompany it with apricot balls(also posted)I am unsure as to how many it makes, but I think it is 60, more ingredients at beginning of instructions because computer did not recognize them.”

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 cup dried mixed fruit
  • 4 -6 tablespoons brandy
  • 2 12 cups crumbled chocolate cake
  • 14 cup icing sugar
  • To Finish
  • 34 cup glace cherries, green and red
  • Also
  • 34 cup dark chocolate melts
  • 1 cup dark chocolate melts
  • 12 cup white chocolate chips


  1. You also need for the balls 3/4 cup dark melts, melted.
  2. And for the finish 1 cup dark melts and 1/2 cup white melts.
  3. Process dried fruit with brandy until finely chopped.
  4. Put in a bowl.
  5. Add chocolate cake crumbs, icing sugar, melted first measure of dark melts.
  6. Mix thoroughly.
  7. Roll into small balls about tsp size.
  8. Chill until firm.
  9. Finish:
  10. Melt dark melts and coat all over the balls with.
  11. Place on a tray lined with foil.
  12. Chill until firm.
  13. Chop glace cherries.
  14. Melt the white melts.
  15. Using a spoon put a bit over each ball and decorate with glace cherries.

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