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No Bake Christmas Ornament Oreos

Christmas Ornament Oreos: A Festive Delight!

As the holiday season approaches, it’s time to add a touch of whimsy and sweetness to your festive treats with these adorable Christmas Ornament Oreos. This simple recipe transforms regular Oreo cookies into the most adorable edible Christmas ornaments.

With a handful of ingredients like White Chocolate Oreos, Christmas candies from Target, Mini Reese’s Cups, and frosting, you can create these cute Christmas cookies that are perfect for holiday parties, a Christmas cookie exchange, or just a fun project with the kids.

There are so many fun oreo recipes you can make for the holiday including these Easy and Festive Christmas Oreos!

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can I use different types of Oreos for this recipe? A: Absolutely! While regular Oreo cookies are a great base, feel free to experiment with Mint Oreos or White Fudge Covered Oreos for a different twist.

Q: How do I get a smooth finish with the melted chocolate? A: To achieve a nice fluid consistency, melt the chocolate in 30-second intervals in a microwave-safe bowl, stirring in between. You can also add a bit of vegetable oil to the melted chocolate to help it smooth out.

Q: Can I make these in advance? A: Yes, you can prepare these a day or two in advance. Just store them in an airtight container at room temperature to keep them fresh.

Tips and Tricks

  • Use a double boiler or a microwave-safe bowl to melt your chocolate candy melts or white chocolate chips. This will help you get a smooth finish for coating your Oreos.
  • To avoid excess chocolate, tap the fork gently on the edge of the bowl when dipping your Oreos.
  • If using a typical dinner fork, look for one with narrow prongs to hold the Oreo securely.
  • For a festive look, use green candy melts or red and green holiday sprinkles.

Variations

  • Chocolate Options: Experiment with dark chocolate, milk chocolate, or white almond bark for different flavors.
  • Toppings: Try a mixture of miniature M&M, festive sprinkles, or even candy eyes for a fun look.
  • Base Cookie: Switch up the base with different Oreo flavors like mint or white chocolate Oreos.

Where to Serve

These Christmas Oreo ornaments are a great addition to any holiday party, Christmas cookie exchange, or as a sweet treat during a family gathering. They’re also perfect for school holiday parties or as a fun holiday treat for the whole family.

Storage

Store these Oreo ornament cookies in an airtight container at room temperature to maintain their freshness. They can last for up to a week, making them a great make-ahead option during the busy holiday season.

Common Problems and How to Avoid Them

  • Chocolate Not Setting: Ensure the Oreos are at room temperature before dipping them in melted chocolate. If the room is too warm, the chocolate might take longer to set.
  • Oreos Breaking: Handle the Oreos gently. If dipping, use a fork with narrow prongs for better support.
  • Uneven Coating: Tap off excess chocolate gently for an even coating and place them on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper for a smooth finish.

Tips for Making This Recipe with Kids

  • Let the kids decorate the top of the ornament with mini Reese’s cups, mini M&M, and festive sprinkles. It’s a great time for them to get creative!
  • Use a piping bag for any intricate designs or to add details with frosting.
  • Supervise the melting of the chocolate and handle the hot ingredients yourself for safety.

Topping Options

  • Classic: Mini Reese’s peanut butter cups and Christmas sprinkles for a traditional look.
  • Fun: Use candy eyes and draw faces with frosting for a whimsical touch.
  • Elegant: Drizzle with melted white chocolate and add silver or gold sprinkles for a more sophisticated ornament.

Why This Recipe Works

This recipe is a winner for several reasons:

  • Ease of Making: With no bake required, it’s a simple and fun project for the whole family.
  • Customizable: From the type of Oreos to the toppings, there’s room for creativity and personalization.
  • Festive and Fun: These cute ornaments add a festive touch to any holiday gathering and are sure to delight guests of all ages.

So, grab your ingredients and let’s make the holiday season even sweeter with these delightful Christmas Oreo ornaments!

Here are some more fun holiday treats to make this season!

Easy Christmas Ornament Oreos
Yield: 10 Oreos

Easy Christmas Ornament Oreos

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

Delight in the festive spirit with these charming Christmas Ornament Oreos, a simple yet adorable no-bake treat that transforms regular Oreos into cute, edible decorations. Perfect for holiday parties and family fun, these oreo pops, adorned with melted chocolate, festive sprinkles, and mini Reese’s Cups, are sure to bring joy and sweetness to your holiday celebrations.

Ingredients

  • White Chocolate Oreos
  • Christmas Candies (Target)
  • Mini Reese’s Cups
  • Frosting

Instructions

  1. Using the frosting as a glue, stick a Christmas candy onto each Oreo.
  2. Stick a mini Reese’s cup onto the top of the Oreos as an ornament topper.

Nutrition Information

Yield

10

Serving Size

1

Amount Per Serving Calories 72Total Fat 4gSaturated Fat 2gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 2gCholesterol 2mgSodium 21mgCarbohydrates 9gFiber 0gSugar 8gProtein 1g

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