How to Make Oreo Balls and Oreo Truffles I: Introduction A. Attention Getter: Over 491 billion Oreo cookies have been sold since they were first introduced, making them the bestselling cookie of the 20th century. Its most recent packaging slogan is Milk’s Favorite Cookie. B. General Purpose: To inform. C. Specific Purpose: Today I am going to demonstrate how to make Plain Oreo Balls and Oreo Truffles D. Thesis Statement: These recipes are very simple and easy to make your own and decorate.
E. Establish Credibility/Relate to Audience/Goodwill: I’m not an expert in cooking or baking but this recipe is very simple to make and have been making it for over seven years F. Preview Main Points: There are two different types of Oreo ball recipes that I will demonstrate that are Plain Oreo Truffles, and Chocolate covered Oreo Truffles. Transition Sentence: The first recipe I will go over are the Plain Oreo balls I found this recipe in an article within the Tuscaloosa News.
II. Body A. Main Point 1: The first thing you want to do is go to the store and buy (1) pack of Oreo cookies, (1) 8 oz. package of Cream cheese, and a roll of wax paper. 1. The other component in this process is a food processor but if you don’t have a food processor you can use a hand mixer 2. The first step is to use the food processor to blend the cream cheese and Oreo cookies. 3. Place both cream cheese and all Oreo cookies into the food processor 4.
Next cover the top and blend it until mixture becomes a dough like texture. 5. Then take a piece of wax paper and put into a container 6. Scoop a teaspoon amount from the food processor. 7. Now start rolling into a ball using your hands. And place them into a container 8. Lastly put lid on container and you can either put them into the freezer or refrigerator depending on your preference. Transition Sentence: Now that is how you make plain Oreo Balls, now we can get creative by adding chocolate into the mix.
I got this recipe from the Tribune Business News that was written by Elizabeth Pudwill B. Main Point 2: Chocolate covered Oreo Truffles involves the same ingredients of cream cheese and Oreos but now involves melted chocolate and vanilla almond bark. 1. You want to repeat the same process by taking both Oreos and cream cheese and hand mixing or putting into food processor 2. Wait until it becomes a fine dough like texture 3. Starting take teaspoon full of mixture and rolling into balls and freeze them for an hour 4.
Then take them out of freezer and start putting tooth picks into each ball 5. Now you can take the chocolate bark out and put in a bowl and put in microwave for 90 seconds and stir if there are clumps and put in microwave for 15 seconds if there are clumps 6. After, dip each Oreo ball and cover it with melted chocolate bark and place on wax paper to let it harden for about 15 min 7. Take the white chocolate almond bark and heat it up also and spoon the melted white chocolate into a Ziploc bag 8.
Using a Ziploc bag with a tiny hole in the one corner drizzle vanilla bark over the melted chocolate that are on the Oreo Truffles and let harden for another 15 min. Transition Sentence: In conclusion. III. Conclusion A. Review Thesis Statement: You have now seen how to make Oreo Truffles B. Review Main Points: The simple recipes I just show you are plain and chocolate covered Oreo Truffles C. Closing Statement: So, next time you think about eating Oreos you can always get creative with them and make easy frozen treats.