Chocolate Cookie Basketballs

24 servings
55 min

We've all made chocolate cookie balls, but why not theme them up and create delicious chocolate basketballs?

They're so tasty and a great treat for basketball themed birthday parties, or just fun for the kids to make!

If you're looking for a salty and sweet snack for your party, we’ve got a great snackable moments combination of the new Cheez-Its and Chocolate Basketballs. Salty + Sweet = Amazing!

The chocolate balls recipe makes between 2 and 3 dozen chocolate balls, so there will be plenty to go around!

What occasion are you celebrating with these little basketball bites and a salty + sweet combination?

These are really easy to whip up.

1) Crush up chocolate sandwich cookies, add cream cheese and mix.

2) Dunk the balls in melted chocolate and chill them in the refrigerator.

3) Decorate with an edible food marker.

Chocolate Cookie Basketballs
Recipe details
  • 24  servings
  • Prep time: 45 Minutes Cook time: 10 Minutes Total time: 55 min
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  • 16 oz of chocolate sandwich cookies
  • 16 oz of vanilla flavored orange colored candy melts
  • 8 oz of softened cream cheese

Crush your cookies with a mallet, your hands or make it easy and run them through the blender until well crushed
Combine crushed cookies and cream cheese in a mixing bowl until well incorporated
Shape into 1/2 inch to 1 inch balls, store on parchment paper and put in refrigerator for 20-30 minutes
After chilling the balls for 20-30 minutes, melt the candy melts as directed on the package
Roll the balls around in the chocolate until covered, return to parchment paper
Decorate with food safe, edible marker
You can make up to three dozen of these, depending on the size of your chocolate balls!
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