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Melting Snowman Oreo Cookie Balls

These Melting Snowman Oreo Cookie Balls will be the easiest and cutest addition to your cookie tray this year! These festive Christmas cookies are the perfect way to celebrate the holidays!

Melting Snowman Oreo Cookie Balls Recipe

My kiddo’s most favorite thing that I make are truffles…and by truffles I mean Oreo Cookie Balls.

You know the ones…one package of OREO cookies and one block of cream cheese covered in melted chocolate?

 

Yep.

All good stuff.

 

So he has been begging me for so long to make more Oreo Truffles.

This past weekend we went for it.

 

My one complaint about making truffles, is trying to make them look perfect.  So the two of us came up with an idea to make them where they could look a little messy and “melty” and have it all be part of the master plan.

 

Enter the Melted Snowman.

When I make truffles, I always seem to get the little pool of chocolate around the base, where it drips off…so we decided to take that up a notch!

We loved making these together…so fun!

Melting Snowman OREO Cookie Ball Truffle. Such a cute and easy holiday treat that the kids will love to help with! www.cookiesandcups.com

How to Make The Best Holiday Cookies

Just crush your OREO cookies in a zip-top bag and pour the crumbs into a large mixing bowl.

Melting Snowman OREO Cookie Ball Truffle. Such a cute and easy holiday treat that the kids will love to help with! www.cookiesandcups.com

Mix in a softened block of cream cheese and roll them into balls.

Prepare to get your hands messy!Melting Snowman OREO Cookie Ball Truffle. Such a cute and easy holiday treat that the kids will love to help with! www.cookiesandcups.com

Chill the balls for a bit before dipping them.

While they were chilling we made little Snowman hats using a mini OREO and a Rolo candy…

Melting Snowman OREO Cookie Ball Truffle. Such a cute and easy holiday treat that the kids will love to help with! www.cookiesandcups.com

When you’re ready get your melting candy ready.  I dropped about a tablespoon size onto parchment paper and created a little pool.  The I dipped the OREO ball in and tapped off the excess, placing the ball right on top of the “candy pool”…

Melting Snowman OREO Cookie Ball Truffle. Such a cute and easy holiday treat that the kids will love to help with! www.cookiesandcups.com

We immediately used mini chocolate chips to create a face and a mini orange candy to make a nose…

Melting Snowman OREO Cookie Ball Truffle. Such a cute and easy holiday treat that the kids will love to help with! www.cookiesandcups.com

You could place the hat on top of the Snowman’s head or even next to him.  We did some of both.

Melting Snowman OREO Cookie Ball Truffle. Such a cute and easy holiday treat that the kids will love to help with! www.cookiesandcups.com

I let my kiddo get a little creative also.

Melting Snowman OREO Cookie Ball Truffle. Such a cute and easy holiday treat that the kids will love to help with! www.cookiesandcups.com

He took things very seriously.

Melting Snowman OREO Cookie Ball Truffle. Such a cute and easy holiday treat that the kids will love to help with! www.cookiesandcups.com

When you’re done you will have the cutest little melted snowman!  I used some bakers twine around his neck like a scarf!

Melting Snowman OREO Cookie Ball Truffle. Such a cute and easy holiday treat that the kids will love to help with! www.cookiesandcups.com

We just love this Melting Snowman OREO Cookie Ball Recipe! It’s such a fun way to be creative and get the kids involved int he process.

You can also use some of the fun different flavors of OREO cookies to make them different!

I made these Snowman Oreo Truffles a few years ago using the Mint OREOs and they were fantastic!

 

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Melting Snowman Oreo Cookie Balls

  • Author: Shelly
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: About 24 cookie balls 1x
  • Category: Dessert
  • Method: Fridge
  • Cuisine: American

Description

These Melting Snowman Oreo Cookie Balls will be the easiest and cutest addition to your cookie tray this year! These festive Christmas cookies are the perfect way to celebrate the holidays!


Ingredients

Scale
  • 1 pkg. (8 oz.) brick cream cheese, softened
  • 36 OREO Cookies, finely crushed (about 3 cups)
  • 16 oz white candy disks, or semi sweet chocolate
  • Mini Oreos
  • Rolo Candys
  • Mini Chocolate Chips
  • Mini Orange candy coated chocolate or sunflower seeds.

Instructions

  1. MIX cream cheese and cookie crumbs until blended.
  2. SHAPE into 48 (1-inch) balls. Freeze 10 min. Dip balls in melted chocolate; place in single layer in shallow waxed paper-lined pan.
  3. CUSTOMIZE it with your own ingredient additions or decorative skills.
  4. REFRIGERATE 1 hour or until firm.

Notes

store airtight in refrigerator for up to a week

Nutrition

  • Serving Size:
  • Calories: 564
  • Sugar: 48.6 g
  • Sodium: 389.7 mg
  • Fat: 26.9 g
  • Carbohydrates: 76.7 g
  • Protein: 4.9 g
  • Cholesterol: 13.8 mg

Keywords: oreo cookies recipe, oreo cookie balls, christmas cookie recipe, the best christmas cookie recipe, easy christmas cookie recipe, holiday cookie recipe, oreo truffles recipe, oreo truffles

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**I partnered with OREO on this recipe. I was compensated for my ideas on this post, but all opinions are 100% mine and my kiddos!

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