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Fun appetizer or dessert recipe for game day. This Cocoa Krispie Treat Football Cheese Ball combines the flavor of marshmallow with cocoa krispies in a dip.

Cocoa Krispie Treat Football Cheese Ball

Prep Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Author Darlene Kratz


  • 2 8-oz blocks cream cheese, softened
  • 1/4 cup butter softened
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 cup cup marshmallow fluff
  • 1 cup mini marshmallows
  • 1 cup cocoa krispies cereal
  • 12 additional mini marshmallows cut in half


  • Using a mixer on medium speed, beat together the cream cheese and butter until creamy. Add in the powdered sugar and mix until smooth.
  • Fold in marshmallow fluff and mini marshmallows until well combined.
  • Cover mixture and place in the refrigerator for at least an hour to setup.
  • Remove mixture from refrigerator when ready to serve and place onto a plate or serving board.
  • Shape to look like a football.
  • Place cut mini marshmallows into the cheese ball forming the laces.
  • Cover the rest of the cheese ball with cocoa krispies.


Mixture will be sticky, but should be fairly easy to shape.
Serve this Cocoa Krispie Treat Football Cheese Ball with vanilla wafers or graham crackers.