Homemade Orange Balls

My Grandma's recipe for delicious and simple homemade orange balls. 

Course Dessert
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 3 dozen


  • 1 12oz package of vanilla wafers
  • 3/4 cup chopped nuts
  • 1/4 cup melted butter
  • 1 6 oz can frozen orange juice concentrate (thawed)
  • 1/2 cup shredded coconut (optional)
  • 1 cup powdered sugar


  1. Crush vanilla wafers in a large bag, bowl, or food processor. 

  2. Add chopped nuts, melted butter, orange juice concentrate, and coconut. Mix well to combine.

  3. Form into small balls. Roll in additional powdered sugar and freeze until ready to serve.