Easy OREO Truffles

Jeanne Benavidez

By
@jeanneben

I can't remember where I got this recipe but it is very easy and makes a wonderful holiday gift. The net picture shows you the end product.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Prep:
25 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1
(16 oz) package oreo sandwich cookies, divided (chocolate or vanilla)
1
(8 oz) package cream cheese, softened
2
(8 oz) package baker's semi-sweet chocolate, melted (can also use chocolate chips or almond bark)

Step-By-Step

1Place 9 of the cookies in a food processor and pulse until finely crushed. Set aside. (If you do not have a food processor, you can place them in a zippered plastic bag and crush using a rolling pen.)
2Crush the remaining 36 cookies into fine crumbs and place in a medium bowl.
3Add cream cheese and mix until well blended.
4Roll mixture into approximately 40 balls (1-inch diameter or about 1 teaspoonful each). Place on a wax paper lined cooking sheet. Place in refrigerator for @ 1 hour to set up firm.
5Remove from refrigerator and roll each cookie ball in the melted chocolate, remove using 2 forks to allow excess chocolate to drip off. Place back on the wax paper.
6Sprinkle the remaining cookie crumbs over the chocolate covered cookie balls.
7Refrigerate until firm, about 1 hour.
8Store remaining truffles in the refrigerator.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy