Eyeball Cookie Balls

The perfect dessert for Halloween, these chocolate cookie balls dipped in candy coating and decorated like eyeballs will be staring at you until you take a bite!

Let's whip it up

Prep time:

0 min

Total time:

0 min



Ingredient list

  • 1 pkg. (8 oz.) brick cream cheese, softened
  • 36 OREO Cookies, finely crushed
  • 12 oz. purple candy coating wafer s
  • 1 Tbsp. oil
  • 2 pkg. (1 oz. each) large candy button eye s
  • Decorations: ¬†assorted sprinkles, nonpareils, decorating gels or icings

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Recipe Tips


Mix cream cheese and cookie crumbs until blended; shape into 48 (1-inch) balls. Place on waxed paper-covered rimmed baking sheet. Refrigerate 20 min.


Melt candy coating wafers as directed on package; stir in oil. Dip balls, 1 at a time, in candy coating, turning to evenly coat all sides of each ball. Return to baking sheet.


Add 1 candy button eye to each ball, then add other decorations as desired.


Refrigerate 1 hour or until firm. Keep refrigerated.