Raisin Peanut Butter Balls

Total Time

Prep: 10 min. + chilling


2 dozen

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
These healthy peanut butter balls are easy to put together and convenient to have on hand for after school. They'll stop tummies from growling until dinnertime. Sugar substitute can be used in place of sugar. —Lorna Gunter, Kemmerer, Wyoming
Raisin Peanut Butter Balls Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1/2 cup sweetened shredded coconut
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 4 teaspoons sugar
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped walnuts
  • 1/3 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/4 teaspoon coconut extract


  1. In a bowl, combine the first 4 ingredients; beat well. Add peanut butter and extract. Refrigerate for 30 minutes or until easy to handle. Shape into 3/4-in. balls.

Nutrition Facts

1 piece: 47 calories, 3g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 21mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein.