Cousin Hilma’s Rum Balls


December 17, 2016

Family just called and you only have a few minutes to pull together coffee and cookies - this is your kind of recipe!

Recipe from Cousin Hilma from Queensland, Australia.


1 packet Arrowroot Cookies, crumbled

1 small can of condensed milk

1 Tablespoon Cocoa Powder

2-1/2 Tablespoons rum

Handful of Sultana raisins

2 tsp coconut, shredded and extra coconut


1Crumble the cookies. (I place them in a sealed sandwich bag and crush them with my rolling pin)

2Combine all ingredients in a large bowl.

3Cover and place in fridge for 10-15 minutes.

4Roll mixture into balls.

5Roll in coconut and freeze.

6Thaw 15 minutes prior to serving.