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Chocolate Balls
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A delicious ball of cocoa, sugar, nuts, and raisins.

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Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 10 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 169.1
Total Carbs 15.5 g
Dietary Fiber 1.2 g
Sugars 2.3 g
Total Fat 11.2 g
Saturated Fat 2.0 g
Unsaturated Fat 2.8 g
Potassium 73.5 mg
Protein 2.5 g
Sodium 118.2 mg
Dietary Exchanges
2 1/2 Fat , 1/2 Fruits , 1/2 Other Carbs , 1 Starch
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Servings
Ingredients

1 each  light unsalted stick margarine
2 tbsp  sugar
2 tsp  vanilla extract
0.3333 cup  Sweetener, saccharin based liquid
1 1/4 cup  white all purpose flour
3 tbsp  unsweetened cocoa powder
0 1/2 tsp  salt
0 1/4 cup  chopped hazelnuts
2 tbsp  seedless raisins
1 pinch  sweetener (sugar substitute)
Directions
  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Spray a cookie sheet with nonstick cooking spray.
  2. Mix together the sugar and margarine until they are fluffy and light. Add in vanilla and sugar to the margarine mixture. Beat for 30 seconds at medium speed.
  3. In a separate bowl, mix together flour, cocoa, and salt. Add to the margarine mixture and mix it together at a low speed for one minute.
  4. Add raisins and nuts to the dough and mix together lightly.
  5. Using a tablespoon of dough, shape the mixture into balls.
  6. Place the balls on the prepared sheet and baked until balls are slightly firm.
  7. Sprinkle the balls with remaining pinch of sweetener and let chill to room temperature and serve.

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