Add peppermint flavor to some already-fantastic cookie balls with Peppermint-OREO Cookie Balls. These Peppermint-OREO Cookie Balls feature candy canes, so you know they're festive.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 48 servings
1/3 cup finely chopped candy canes (about 6 small), divided
1 pkg. (8 oz.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
36 OREO Cookies, finely crushed
4 pkg. (4 oz. each) BAKER'S Semi-Sweet Chocolate, broken into pieces, melted
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Let's Make It
Reserve 1 Tbsp. chopped candy. Mix remaining candy with cream cheese and cookie crumbs until blended.
Shape into 48 (1-inch) balls. Freeze 10 min.
Dip cookie balls in melted chocolate; place on waxed paper-covered rimmed baking sheet. Sprinkle with reserved candy.
Refrigerate 1 hour or until firm.
Enjoy these delicious cookie balls, with their built-in portion control, on occasion. Just remember to keep tabs on portions.
How to Easily Dip the Cookie Balls
To easily coat the cookie balls with the melted chocolate, add balls, in batches, to bowl of melted chocolate. Use 2 forks to roll balls in chocolate until evenly coated. Remove balls with forks, letting excess chocolate drip back into bowl. Place balls on prepared baking sheet; let stand until chocolate coating is firm.
How to Store
Store in tightly covered container in refrigerator.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 6g
Saturated Fat 3.5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 13g
Dietary Fibers 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.