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No Bake Dessert Truffles

Merry Christmas Eve,

I’m so happy you’re able to spend a little bit of your Christmas Eve with me. I want to share a very simple and decadent dessert with you all. This my family’s favorite, and I make it for them every Christmas.

Oreo Truffles

Ingredients:

  • 1-16 oz. bag of Oreos
  • 1-8 oz. package of Neufchatel cheese or cream cheese
  • 1 package of chocolate almond bark (10 squares needed)
  • 1 package of vanilla almond bark (2 squares needed)
  • Additional items needed (Rolling pin, hand mixer, 2 ziplock bags, pyrex measuring cup, parchment paper, a large mixing bowl, spoon)

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Directions:

1.) Put your container of Oreos in a Ziplock bag (with all excess air out), and roll the bag until the bag are in a powder form (this takes a little while). When I like to do is hit the Oreos with the rolling pin in hammering motion, then roll the pin away from myself once the cookies are crushed.

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2.) Add together the Neufchatel cheese and crushed Oreos

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3.) Using a hand mixer, blend together the two ingredients until the mixture is black with no white specks.

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4.) Scoop into ~1″ balls and place on a cookie tray covered in parchment paper. Freeze for 1 hour

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5.) Place 8 chocolate squares in a Pyrex measuring cup (or a microwavable safe bowl), and heat for 30 second intervals- stirring until smooth (it generally ends up taking 3 minutes total, or 6, 30 second intervals). Drop the ball into the chocolate almond bark, roll until completely covered in chocolate and place on parchment paper.

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Note: As you can see, this gets quite messy, so don’t wear your nice new sweater while making this 😉

6.) Melt two bars of white almond bark (using same method as above). Scoop into a plastic baggie, cut a tiny corner, and drizzle.

You could you many cute designs with this, but I just did a simple zigzag.

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7.) Let sit for about 10 minutes (or until the bark dries).

Personally, I like to keep these in the fridge or freezer to keep them fresh. These truffles should be served chilled.

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I hope each of you have a very Merry Christmas with your family, and have plenty of rest and relaxation.

 

Merry Christmas,

Jenna