5 from 12 votes
Christmas Rum Balls served in white bowl is simple to make and guaranteed to wow your guests
Christmas Rum Truffle Balls
Prep Time
20 mins
Total Time
20 mins

You really can't go wrong with truffles, especially when they're Chocolate + Rum. Christmas Rum Truffle Balls made from biscuits is perfect last minute Christmas treat recipe! It’s very simple to make and guaranteed to wow your guests at the Christmas party.

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Calories: 3554 kcal
Author: jyothirajesh
  • 1 cup Walnuts
  • 5 packs Vanilla Biscuits
  • 1.3 cup Dark Chocolate
  • 1 cup Caster Sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract
  • 3 tablespoons Rum (you can adjust the quantity as preference)
  • 1/2 cup Honey
Truffle coating-
  • Cocoa powder
  • Coconut Powder
  • Pistachio Sand (optional)
  • Beetroot Powder (optional)
  1. 1. Pulse or grind walnuts and biscuits separately in a food processor. Keep aside.

    2. Melt dark chocolate in microwave at high power for 2 minutes stirring every 30 seconds.

    3. Whisk caster sugar to melted chocolate.

    4. Add ground walnuts and biscuits to melted chocolate and whisk well.

    5. Mix in vanilla extract and rum into the mixture.

    6. Add honey and whisk well.

    7. Cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes to an hour.

    8. Scoop out small portions of truffle mix, roll tight and coat in any or all of the truffle coating mentioned in the list above.

    9. Serve

Recipe Notes
  1. Leave out the rum from the recipe if making treat for kids.
  2. I have used walnuts, pecans, almonds will work too.
  3. If you want sugar-free rum balls use double the quantity of honey mentioned in the ingredients list. 
  4. These can be stored in refrigerator for 2 weeks. 
Nutrition Facts
Christmas Rum Truffle Balls
Amount Per Serving
Calories 3554 Calories from Fat 1566
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 174g 268%
Saturated Fat 63g 315%
Cholesterol 6mg 2%
Sodium 74mg 3%
Potassium 2230mg 64%
Total Carbohydrates 464g 155%
Dietary Fiber 32g 128%
Sugars 398g
Protein 36g 72%
Vitamin A 1.8%
Vitamin C 2.9%
Calcium 29.1%
Iron 173.3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.