In our chat last night we decided we should have a discussion for us to post our children's favorite recipies for the holidays! Here are a couple of mine! Enjoy....
Oreo Cookie BonBons
1 Pkg of Oreo Cookies
1 8 oz Of Cream Cheese (Soften)
1 lb of White Almond Bark or any candy coating
Crush Oreo cookies and mix with the cream cheese refrigerate until workable for about 1 hour. Roll into 1 to 1 1/2 inch balls. Refrigerate again till harden up.
Melt Almond Bark in Microwave on 50 seconds, stir, melt again for 50 seconds,continue until thin for dipping balls.
Coat balls in Candy topping place on wax paper to dry. May decorate while wet with colored sugar.
Pepermint Cream Sandwich cookies:
2 cups of flour
1 cup butter (soften)
1/3 cup heavy whipping cream
Mix flour, butter, and whipping cream. - Refigerate for about an hour. Heat oven to 375. Roll on third of dough out and cut into small shapes 1 1/2 - 2 inch cookie cutters. (I prefer bells and trees) Generously cover a large piece of wax paper with Colored suger. Coat one side of cookie with colored sugar. Prick cut outs with a fork and bake in oven for 7 - 9 minutes until set but not brown. Cool for 30 minutes.
Spread Peppermint cream filling between cookies.
Peppermint Cream -
3/4 cup powedered sugar
1/4 cup butter
1 tsp of peppermint extract.
Mix until smooth. May add a few drops of water if necessary or may color with food coloring.
These melt in your mouth!!