Mint OREO Cookie Balls Recipe for St. Patrick’s Day

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Whether you’re hosting a family get together or having fun with your little leprechaun’s, these cookie balls will make a fun and easy treat for St. Patrick’s Day. This no bake recipe is perfect for children who love to be in the kitchen and can help every step of the way! For even more fun, you could arrange the cookie balls into the shape of a lucky four leaf clover on a large serving platter for guests.

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Cool Mint OREO Cookie Balls Recipe

Prep Time: 20 min. plus refrigerating | Makes: 40 servings, 1 cookie ball each.

Ingredients

  • 6 oz. (3/4 of 8-oz. pkg.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
  • 1 pkg. (15.25 oz.) DOUBLE STUF OREO Cool Mint Creme Cookies, finely crushed
  • 2pkg. (6 squares each) BAKER’S White Chocolate, melted
  • 6 drops green food coloring
  • 2 Tbsp. green colored sugar

Directions

  1. Mix cream cheese and cookie crumbs until well blended.
  2. Shape into 40 (1-inch) balls. Freeze 10 min. Mix melted chocolate and food coloring until well blended. Dip balls in chocolate; place in single layer in shallow waxed paper-lined pan. Top with sugar.
  3. Refrigerate 1 hour or until firm.

How to Store:
Store in tightly covered container in refrigerator.

How to Make Cookie Crumbs:
Crushing OREO Cookies is a cinch with a rolling pin and a resealable plastic food storage bag. Or, process the cookies in your food processor or blender.

How to Melt Chocolate:
Place unwrapped chocolate squares in microwaveable bowl. Microwave on HIGH 2 min. or until chocolate is completely melted, stirring every 30 sec.

Nutrition Information Per Serving: 110 calories, 6g total fat, 3g saturated fat, 0g trans fat, 5mg cholesterol, 65mg sodium, 13g carbohydrate, 0g dietary fiber, 10g sugars, less than 1g protein, 0%DV vitamin A, 0%DV vitamin C, 0%DV calcium, 2%DV iron.

Disclosure – As a member of the Kraft Delicious Byte Community, I was provided with this recipe to share.

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  1. Love love love Oreo Balls. While I think cake pops are darling and good enough, most of the time I make the Oreo Balls instead, look exactly the same and I think they taste so much better.

  2. Yummy! They sound delish, and perfect for St. Patrick’s Day!

  3. These are so cute! I love the photo! So clever!

  4. Woah, yum! I love oreo cookie balls, so I’m sure these are amazing!

  5. These look sooooo good. I can’t wait to try them!!

  6. these look AMAZING!!!!!!!!

  7. Now this is something I can make! Oh those look sooo delicious!

  8. I can’t believe how neat your cookie balls are. You are an awesome dipper for sure and the oreo mint…delicious!

  9. Kelsey says:

    I’m planning the St. Patrick’s Day party for my daughter’s class. I can’t wait to make these..they will be a hit with the kids! I found some cello candy bags from Box and Wrap that have shamrocks on the bags….so cute. It’s the extra special touches that make the party great. Thanks so much for the recipe.

  10. thank you so much for the storage information. I haven’t tried to make these yet because I couldn’t find any documentation on how to store them and I didn’t think you could leave something made with cream cheese on the counter. Now, I can try them!!!

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