Bring along a gift that's as colorful as Chocolate-Covered Cream Cheese Mints, and you'll make an impression. These cream cheese mints are always popular.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 30 servings
4 oz. (1/2 of 8-oz. pkg.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
3-1/2 cups powdered sugar
1 tsp. peppermint extract
2 pkg. (4 oz. each) BAKER'S Semi-Sweet Chocolate
2 Tbsp. sprinkles
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Let's Make It
Beat cream cheese, sugar and extract with mixer until blended. Roll into 30 balls, using about 1 Tbsp. for each. Place on parchment-covered baking sheet; flatten slightly.
Freeze 10 min. or until firm.
Melt chocolate as directed on package. Dip mints, 1 at a time, in chocolate, turning to evenly coat both sides of each mint; return to baking sheet. Top with sprinkles. Let stand 3 hours or until firm.
Prepare using your favorite flavor of extract.
How to Store the Mints
Store these creamy mints in refrigerator for up to a week, or in airtight container in freezer for up to 2 months.
Substitute nonpareils for the sprinkles.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4g
Saturated Fat 2.5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 19g
Dietary Fibers 0.6804g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.