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snowman cheese ball on white platter

Snowman Cheese Ball Dessert

An adorable sweet cheese ball perfect as a Christmas or winter dessert. This Snowman Cheese Ball dessert is fun, festive and easy to make for the holidays.
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Prep Time 15 minutes
Refrigerate 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 430kcal
Author Darlene Kratz


  • 3 8oz blocks of cream cheese, softened
  • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 14.3 oz package of golden Oreos
  • 2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg
  • white sanding sugar
  • chocolate chips (regular and/or mini), Twizzlers, Tic Tac, additional Oreo, large Marshmallow, chocolate melting wafers optional for decoration


  • Add all Oreos (with the fillings) to a blender or food processor and pulse until fine crumbs form. Set aside.
  • In a medium bowl, use a mixer to beat together the cream cheese, powdered sugar, vanilla extract, cinnamon and nutmeg until well combined.
  • Add in Oreo crumbs and mix well.
  • Refrigerate mixture for at least an hour to firm up.


  • Scoop approximately 1/3 of the mixture and form into a small ball for the head.
  • Form the remaining mixture into a larger ball for the base.
  • Stack smaller ball on top of larger one.
  • Coat with sanding sugar.
  • Decorate snowman as desired.


See blog post for decorating tips and ideas. 


Calories: 430kcal