February 21, 2011

Recipe: S'more Truffles on a Stick

Earlier this month we served up the cupcakes at my daughter's Toy Story themed birthday party in little dump trucks filled with crushed graham cracker "sand".  I overestimated the amount of crushed grahams that I'd need, and as a result, ended the day with a huge bag of the stuff.  So, I decided to take the "Oreo Truffle" concept to the next level and created the "S'more Truffle" on a stick!  

Here's how:

S'more Truffles on a Stick
(makes approx 30)

8 oz. cream cheese, softened
2 TB butter, softened
1/2 cup granulated sugar
2 cups crushed graham cracker crumbs
30 mini marshmallows

30 lollipop sticks or bamboo skewers
10 oz. melted chocolate (candy coating or bark)
1/4 cup crushed graham cracker crumbs

Step 1:  In the bowl of a standing mixer (food processor or bowl with hand-mixer will work too), mix cream cheese, butter, and sugar until light and fluffy (about 2 minutes on  medium speed).

Step 2:  On low speed, add graham cracker crumbs, 1 cup at a time, till thoroughly combined.  

Step 3:  On a parchment or wax paper lined baking sheet, scoop batter into Tablespoon sized balls.  Place a mini marshmallow in the center of a batter ball, pinch to enclose, then roll batter between your palms to form a smooth ball.  Repeat with remaining batter balls.  Put pan in freezer for 15 minutes.

Step 4:  In a small, deep bowl, melt chocolate over low heat on the stove top or in microwave until smooth and no lumps remain.  

Step 5:  Remove s'more balls from freezer and insert a lollipop stick in to each one.  One at a time, holding stick end, dip s'more ball in to melted chocolate.  Gently tap off excess.  Dip bottom of ball in to bowl containing the 1/4 cup crushed graham cracker crumbs, then place back on the lined baking sheet to set.  Repeat with remaining s'more balls. 



  1. Mmmm, these look amazing! What a great idea! :]

  2. I seriously want to run off and make some!! Kerri

  3. I am def going to be trying this! Looks amazing.

  4. Now those look seriously delicious! Such a great idea to use up the extra!

  5. These are so cute! Great idea to use up the graham crackers!

  6. Um, yes please! You always get me in the mood for some chocolate. (Oh wait, I'm always in the mood for chocolate.) Yum, yum!

  7. These look wonderful Jenn! What a great idea and way to use up the leftover crumbs.

  8. Oh good gracious! These look amazing! Smores on a stick? Yes please!!

  9. You are so amazingly clever! I love this idea!

  10. your creativity never fails to amaze me! You have lots of great ideas. I just nominated you for a stylish and versatile award at


    check it out!

  11. oh my goodness...these look incredible! i could eat a dozen, easily! thank you for sharing with tuesday night supper club.

  12. You inspired me to do a little knock off: http://adiamondinthestuff.blogspot.com/2011/02/smore-pops.html

    Thanks for linking up to Time to Shine!


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