Coconut Snowman Recipe

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I was fine tuning the main low calorie ice cream recipe to make it for the taste of my loved ones. Need to say it had been a terrific outcome. They enjoyed the taste, the thickness and enjoyed having a delicacy like this in the middle of a stressful workweek. They quite simply requested more, many more. Thus the next occasion I'm not going to commit the same miscalculation. I am gonna multiply the quantity .

My mom made her fundamental coconut candy formula for years, but We took it a step further and created jolly snowman heads. These cute little characters are worth the extra work because they're often a big hit! -Donell Mayfield Rio Rancho, Minnesota
MAKES:48 servings
MAKES: 48 servings
3-3/4 cups confectioners' sugar
1/4 cup butter, softened
2 packages (11-1/2 oz . each) milk chocolate chips
1 package (10 oz .) large marshmallows
Dark, orange and red decorator icing
Nutritional Facts
1 each: 181 calories, 8g fat (6g saturated fat), 7mg cholesterol, 49mg sodium, 28g carbohydrate (21g sugar, 1g fiber), 1g protein.
In a large dish, combine the coconut, confectioners' sugar, dairy and butter. Shape into 1-1/4-in. balls; place on waxed paper-lined baking bed sheets. Loosely cover and chill for 1-1/4 hours or until company.
In a microwave, melt white or vanilla chips at 70% power for 1 minute; mix. Microwave at extra 10- to 20-second intervals, stirring until smooth.
Drop balls in melted chips; put on waxed paper-lined baking sheets. Chill until company, about a quarter-hour. Set aside remaining melted vanilla chips.
Inside a microwave, melt semisweet chips on high for about 1 minute; stir. Microwave at extra 10- to 20-second intervals, stirring until even.
For hats, dip every marshmallow in delicious chocolate; place on a waxed paper-lined cooking sheet, allowing excessive to drip down. Swirl the marshmallows in chocolate on waxed paper to create hat brims. Chill until firm, about quarter-hour.
Level the top of coated coconut balls. Attach marshmallows hats, using reserved melted vanilla potato chips. With dark icing, add eye and a mouth area to each encounter; with orange icing, put in a nasal area. Use reddish icing and leaf candies for holly on hats. Store in an airtight container. Produce: 4 dozen.
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"Making these as Christmas gifts this season. Cute and delicious."
"I've made these each year since they had been in the Dec 2005 publication and my child was 3. I take advantage of vanilla and almond bark instead of chocolate/white chocolate chips, use toothpicks to help me layer them and now my 11 year old girl makes them (with just a little help). We love them therefore will everyone who involves the house in the vacation season."
Examined Sep. 20, 2010
"These are amazing. Big strike with children and adults... They look great on a nice platter with coconut exactly like in the picture. Frustrating but worthwhile. Made these three years in a row."
Analyzed Apr. 6, 2009
"This is a great recipe. I've made the coconut base for the last couple of years at The holiday season and everyone loves it. I have never done the complete snowman look since my relatives and buddies were older. Now that I have a son that's old enough to help out and have fun this can definately be our choice for holiday fun."
Reviewed December. 19, 2008
"I bet this is a big hit with the youngsters.
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