OREO Basketball Cookies

16  Ratings
  • 15 min prep
  • 30 min total
  • Makes 12 servings, 1 cookie each.

OREO Basketball Cookies Recipe


  • 12 OREO Cookies
  • 2 Tbsp. creamy peanut butter
  • 6 oz. white candy coating wafers, melted
  • 1 Tbsp. orange colored sugar
  • 1 oz. black decorating icing


  • Separate  cookie halves, leaving cream filling on 1 half of each cookie. Spread plain cookie halves with peanut butter, then reassemble cookies.
  • Cover  baking sheet with waxed paper. Dip top of 1 cookie into candy coating; place, coated side up, on prepared baking sheet. Repeat with remaining cookies. Sprinkle with sugar.
  • Refrigerate  15 min. or until candy coating is firm. Decorate cookies with icing to resemble seams of a basketball as shown in photo.

Recipe Tips

VariationPrepare using orange candy coating wafers, and omitting the colored sugar.

SubstitutePrepare using almond butter.

Special ExtraIncrease candy coating wafers to 8 oz. Dip cookies, 1 at a time, into melted candy coating, turning to evenly coat all sides of each cookie. Place on prepared baking sheet. Sprinkle with sugar, then continue as directed.


Nutrition Information

Makes 12 servings, 1 cookie each.

Nutrition per serving:

    • Calories 150 
    • Total fat 8 g
    • Saturated fat 4 g
    • Cholesterol 0 mg
    • Sodium 80 mg
    • Carbohydrate 19 g
    • Dietary fiber 0 g
    • Total sugars 15 g
    •     Includes added sugars n/a
    • Protein 1 g
    • Vitamin A 0 %DV
    • Vitamin C 0 %DV
    • Vitamin D n/a
    • Calcium 0 %DV
    • Iron 2 %DV
    • Potassium n/a
    • n/a indicates that data is not available

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