Make sure you cover the balls completely in chocolate. Stir in chocolate chips. I like to use a fork to shake the excess chocolate off of the Oreo balls. Lovely mint flavored cream cheese mints filled with a decadent chocolate ganache. However, like most cheese balls, these pampered chef recipes have nuts the cheese ball with chocolate chips is rolled in. I used a low-fat butter spread (Smart Balance Light, which is also vegan) for the balls in the photos, to ensure low-fat spreads are also fine to use. // Mom On Timeout. Total Time 30 minutes. Double this dessert cheese ball, triple it–whatever you need. Add the marshmallows and chocolate morsels. Dip half of the balls in the chocolate and half in the white chocolate. Guaranteed to be a hit with your chocolate and mint loving friends and family! Oreo/Cookies and Cream: Throw in a combination of chocolate cookies and chocolate chips, and roll the outside in crushed cookies. Add the confectioners’ sugar, cocoa, brown sugar, and vanilla. So you get the idea. The cream cheese balls should work with most butter spreads, coconut oil, or coconut butter. Cover and chill for 2 hours. Prep Time 30 minutes. Stir to combine well. For peanut butter cream cheese bombs, simply replace the butter or coconut oil with peanut butter. Place cream cheese mixture on a large piece of plastic wrap and shape into a ball; it helps to put your hands under the plastic wrap to help you form it without getting your hands sticky. These Chocolate Mint Cream Cheese Buttons are perfect for all occasions! Remove the balls from the freezer and dip the balls into the melted chocolate. Beat at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy. Peanut butter: Mix some in to the cream cheese, toss in some chopped peanut butter cups or salted caramel and roll it in peanuts. Place nuts in flat bowl and roll ball in pecans, trying to coat evenly. Beat until well combined. The recipe for a cheese ball with chocolate chips came originally from some pampered chef recipes. Cover and refrigerate for 2 hours. There was a chocolate chip cheese ball that was super simple and can be made within 30 minutes. In a medium bowl, combine the cream cheese and butter.