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An oreo ball decorated to look like a reindeer with pretzel antlers.
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Reindeer Oreo Cookie Balls

Reindeer Oreo Balls are such a cute and fun Christmas treat - they are Oreo truffles made to look like reindeer!
Prep Time1 hr 20 mins
Total Time1 hr 20 mins
Servings: 40


  • 1 8 oz package cream cheese (softened)
  • 36 Oreo cookies
  • 4 4 oz packages semi-sweet baking chocolate (melted)


  • 40 mini pretzels
  • 40 red, brown, or black sixlets (or m&ms or any colored chocolate candy)
  • 80 candy eyes


  • Crush oreos into a fine crumb in a blender or a food processor.
  • Mix together your cream cheese and cookie crumbs until blended and a soft dough is formed.
  • Shape your mixture into 40 1in balls.
  • Freeze for 10 to 15 minutes.
  • Break your pretzels in half and get your candy eyes and noses ready for the reindeer.
  • Carefully dip balls in melted chocolate and place in a single layer on a cookie sheet lined with parchment or a silicone liner.
  • Press one half of a pretzel onto each side of the Oreo ball to make the antlers.
  • Place 2 candy eyes and 1 candy nose on each OREO ball.
  • Refrigerate 1 hour or until firm.