Discover the joy of a tropical holiday with our Pineapple Christmas Balls recipe, a perfect blend of creamy, tangy, and sweet. These no-bake treats are a breeze to make and offer a delightful twist on traditional festive desserts. Whether you’re basking in the sun or dreaming of snow-covered pines, these Pineapple Christmas Balls will bring a dash of cheer to your holiday table.
398 mL canned crushed pineapple, thoroughly drained
8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
2 cups unsweetened fine desiccated coconut
1/2 cup graham crumbs
3 ounces pineapple jello powder
In a large mixing bowl, beat the room temperature cream cheese with an electric mixer until smooth and lump-free.
Add the drained crushed pineapple, 1 cup of desiccated coconut, graham crumbs, and pineapple jello powder to the bowl. Remember, use the jello powder as is, no need to prepare it.
Mix all the ingredients until well combined.
Chill the mixture in the refrigerator for 1 hour to set.
Scoop out tablespoon-sized portions of the mixture and roll them into balls. Then, roll each ball in the remaining desiccated coconut.
Store the Pineapple Christmas Balls in a food-safe container in the refrigerator until ready to serve.
Enjoy these Pineapple Christmas Balls as a delightful tropical addition to your festive dessert spread! 🍍🎄