3 1/2 c (about 12 ounces) crushed vanilla wafer cookies 1 1/2 c sweetened flaked coconut 1 c finely chopped pecans 1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk 1/4 c Jack Daniel's Winter Jack Tennessee Cider Powdered sugar
Combine the cookie crumbs, coconut, and pecans in a large mixing bowl. Stir in the condensed milk and Jack Daniel's Winter Jack and blend well. Chill the dough until firm, about 4 hours. Pour a cup or two of powdered sugar in a shallow bowl. Shape the dough into 1-inch balls and roll them in the powdered sugar. Cover and store in the refrigerator. Makes about 40 balls.
Students in the Academy of Energy and Power at Maplewood are busy getting ready for next week's Project Expo and had the opportunity to show it off some of their projects to Tennessee Congressman Jim Cooper.