By: Nancy Yannone, Senior Media Planner
This modern day mix of a few simple old-fashioned favorites will have your whole family asking what are the magic ingredients in these bite-size wonders.
I first came across this dessert when I had my family over this past Christmas. How lucky was I to have both my sister and sister-in-law bring what they called Oreo Balls. Both were delicious, but each took a spin of their own, milk chocolate versus white chocolate. Regardless of your choice, these are sure to be a hit!
These little bites of heaven are easy to make and very affordable. The best part is you don’t even need to turn on your oven. It’s just a few steps and so fun to do with your kids- a perfect Mother’s Day treat!
1 package of Oreos finely crushed
1 brick of Price Chopper Cream Cheese
1 bag of Price Chopper Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels
Sprinkles or any topping you desire
Beat cream cheese and Oreo cook crumbs until well mixed and smooth. Roll mixture into one-inch balls and refrigerate for 1-2 hours. Microwave chocolate morsels for 2 minutes, stirring often. (Tip: Add vegetable oil or shortening to loosen chocolate). Dip Oreo Balls into chocolate and place on tray lined with wax paper and sprinkle with toppings. Refrigerate finished Oreo Balls until chocolate shell has hardened.
The whole family can enjoy this recipe by making it their own favorite cookie. For example, peanut butter lovers should try Nutter Butter cookies and Dark Chocolate Morsels! Written by Jane N. GolubDirector In-Store Marketing Programs
JOLLY RANCHER GELATINS
New Jolly Rancher Gelatins are an easy way to enjoy the well-known flavors of the candies in a bright & colorful gelatin dessert. Each mix makes 4 half-cup servings of gelatin which are bursting with the tangy Jolly Rancher flavors that you know and love. Jolly Rancher Gelatins are available in two flavors – Watermelon and Green Apple. These gelatins make a great family dessert, so bring them home today. Let everyone enjoy the popular Jolly Ranger Gelatins at home!
KIDZ ZONE PERFECT NUTRITIONAL BARS
Introducing Kidz Zone Perfect Nutritional Bars. Built directly with the help of parents and their children, Kidz Zone Perfect features five grams of protein, 23 vitamins and minerals and three grams of fiber, providing a nutritious snack option that meets kids’ selective tastes!
Moms want their kids to make more nutritious choices and kids wish nutritious things tasted better. In a bar development workshop, the Zone Perfect brand brought together a group of children ages 4 to 10 to design their dream nutrition bar. The kids were given a wide array of ingredients from dried fruits to chocolate chips, to protein sources and grains – and asked to build bars to be judged by their peers. With those ideas, Kidz Zone Perfect was born! Kidz Zone Perfect is available in Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip, Caramel Crunch and new Yellow Cupcake. Look for Kidz Zone Perfect in the Nutritional Bar aisle.