White chocolate cranberry bliss truffles with a drizzle of white chocolate and sprinkled with dried cranberries
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Cranberry Bliss Truffles

These quick make Cranberry Bliss Truffles will quickly become a "must bring" treat to all the office parties and potlucks during the holidays! They are so easy to make and you will be fooled that they aren't the real thing!
Course Dessert
Cuisine Christmas, Holiday
Keyword cranberry bliss truffle
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Servings 48 truffles
Calories 132kcal
Author savorandsavvy.com

Ingredients

  • 1 package Oreos golden/vanilla
  • 1 package Candi Quik melting chocolate
  • 8 oz cream cheese softened
  • 1/2 cup Craisins dried cranberries
  • 1 tsp lemon zest
  • 1 tsp orange zest

Instructions

  • Using a food processor, crush the oreos until they are finely chopped.
    Golden Oreos are placed in a food processor and crushed
  • Add the softened cream cheese to the oreos and combine in the food processor. Add the lemon and orange zest.
    Golden Oreos crushed with cream cheese and lemon and orange zest
  • Add in the half Craisins and mix well. The remaining Craisins will be used on top of truffles.
    Adding dried cranberries to the oreo and cream cheese mixture
  • Using a small scoop, make 1 inch balls and place on a wax paper base. Refrigerate for 20 minutes.
    Small scoop forming balls and placed on wax paper
  • While the truffle balls are in the refrigerator, melt the chocolate either in the microwave in microwave safe bowl or using the double broiler method. Set aside one small block of chocolate to melt at the end for the drizzle.
  • Dip each truffle into the chocolate with two forks and gently shake off the excess chocolate. Lay each dipped chocolate onto the wax paper.
    Glass bowl on a pan form the double boiler and it is filled with white chocolate and a truffle to be coated
  • Melt the last block of chocolate for the drizzling in the same manner as above.
  • Cut a very small slit into a gallon zip lock bag. Pour chocolate into the zip lock back and drizzle back and forth on top of the truffles.
  • Add the remaining Craisins to the top quickly as the Candi Quik dries fast.
    White chocolate cranberry bliss truffles with a drizzle of white chocolate and sprinkled with dried cranberries

Notes

You can substitute other melting chocolate for the Candi Quik. Just always melt slowly so as to not burn the chocolate. 
Make sure the cream cheese is softened or it will not mix well with the cookie crumbs. 

Nutrition

Serving: 1truffle | Calories: 132kcal | Carbohydrates: 16g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 5mg | Sodium: 62mg | Potassium: 27mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 13g | Vitamin A: 65IU | Vitamin C: 0.1mg | Calcium: 7mg | Iron: 0.8mg