Depending on what time it is when you read this, the Day of the Dead may have already passed; however, it is never too late to begin preparing for next year's festivities. In case you are unfamiliar with the holiday, this is a holiday which is not exclusively celebrated in Mexico, but has become more popular there than anywhere else in the world.
OREO Cookie Balls Ingredients 1 pkg. (8 oz.) brick cream cheese, softened 36 OREO Cookies, finely crushed (about 3 cups) 4 pkg. (4 oz. each) semi-sweet baking chocolate, melted Instructions MIX cream cheese and cookie crumbs until well blended. SHAPE into 48 (1-inch) balls. Freeze 10 min. Dip balls in melted chocolate; place in single layer in shallow waxed paper-lined pan. REFRIGERATE 1 hour or until firm.