1/6 c per oz
or corn syrup
Grated orange zest
or orange liqueur
1/4 ts almond extract may be substituted for 2 ts Amaretto.
Dried fruits taste sweeter than candy and also provide fiber and
Pulse figs, almonds, cocoa, and cinnamon in food processor just until
almonds and figs are the size of peppercorns. Add honey, orange
zest, and Amaretto and pulse 3-4 times, just until mixed in. Form
mixture into 1" balls and roll in sugar.
Store in airtight container in cool, dry place for up to 1 week.
Per piece: 77 calories, 2 gm fat.
Presented by Anne Steirer at a "Healthy Holiday Gifts" seminar on
Oct. 24, 1995.