Easy Thin Mints Cookies Recipe: This 3-Ingredient Mint Chocolate Truffles Recipe Is an Easy Dessert Using Girl Scout Cookies by Cheryl Leahy

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Easy Thin Mints Cookies Recipe: This 3-Ingredient Mint Chocolate Truffles Recipe Is an Easy Dessert Using Girl Scout Cookies

Got Thin Mints? Every year, I order Girl Scout cookies – but not for consuming at home in front of the TV binge-style. I actually use them to make mint chocolate truffles! It's so easy, and they're so delicious. 

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 60 minutes


How to make them:

  1. Crush one box of Thin Mint cookies (you can also use Keebler Grasshopper cookies). 
  2. Add in the cream cheese and mix thoroughly with your hands. 
  3. Form quarter-size balls and place on a baking sheet lined with wax paper and place in refrigerator for approximately 30 minutes.
  4. Melt chocolate chips or candy melts in a double boiler and dip truffles in the melted chocolate. 
  5. Place back on the baking sheet and refrigerate until they are firm. You can even add sprinkles for a little festive flair or dust with some cocoa powder.

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Donna John
Yum!! What a great idea, Cheryl Leahy! You can bet I'll make these soon.
Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds
What the what?! Never would have thought of this, but how delish, Cheryl Leahy!! #yum
Julie Rose
This is genius!! 🙌🏼

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