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Cathedral Cookies

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Cathedral Cookies

My grandmother made these every Christmas. They look like Church windows, Stained glass.

4 simple ingredients and a little time is all it takes to makes these delicious cookies

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1 package (10-1/2 ounces) pastel marshmallows

1 cup chopped nuts, optional

2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips

1/2 cup butter, cubed

 

 

Put the marshmallows and nuts in a bowl

In another bowl over a double boiler melt the Chocolate chips and butter.

 

Mix the Melted Chocolate into the Marshmallows. Refrigerate for an hour.

Divide the mixture onto 2 pieces of wax paper. Half on each piece

Roll into a log and put back in the Fridge

 

In another 4-6 hours you can slice the logs and enjoy

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Oreo Truffles

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Oreo Truffles

What you need:

1 pkg. (1 lb. 2 oz.) OREO Cookies, finely crushed, divided

1 pkg.  (8 oz.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened

2 pkg. (8 squares each) BAKER’S Semi-Sweet Chocolate, melted

Make it:

MIX 3 cups of the cookie crumbs and the cream cheese until well blended. Shape into 42 (1-inch) balls.

DIP balls in melted chocolate; place on waxed paper-covered baking sheet. (Any leftover melted chocolate can be stored in tightly covered container at room temperature and saved for another use.) Sprinkle with remaining cookie crumbs.

REFRIGERATE 1 hour or until firm. Store any leftover truffles in tightly covered container in refrigerator.

Tips:
How to Easily Dip Truffles: To easily coat truffles with the melted chocolate, add truffles, in batches, to bowl of melted chocolate. Then use two forks to roll truffles in chocolate until evenly coated. Remove the truffles with forks and allow excess chocolate to drip back into bowl before placing truffles on prepared baking sheet.

Special Extra

Sprinkle truffles with colored sugar or sprinkles in addition to or in place of the cookie crumbs.

How to Soften Cream Cheese

Place completely unwrapped package of cream cheese in microwaveable bowl. Microwave on HIGH 10 sec. or just until softened. Add 15 sec. for each additional package of cream