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11 Desserts to Make with Oreos

This lunchbox classic makes an excellent recipe ingredient.

Ah, Oreos. They're "milk's favorite cookie," and they're one of the most classic lunchbox staples out there. When you saw that shiny blue wrapper in your lunchbox growing up, you just knew it was going to be a good day.

But who says you can't keep enjoying Oreos now that you're an adult? Yes, they're still a delicious snack, but they're also a great ingredient in original dessert recipes. From Oreo pancakes to Oreo truffles, there are plenty of Oreo recipes out there just begging for you to try them. Here are some of the most delicious options.

1

Cake Batter Oreo Cookies

cake batter oreo chocolate chip cookies on pink plate
Courtesy of Sallys Baking Addiction

What's better than Oreo cookies? A cookie recipe made with Oreos as an ingredient. Think of these as chocolate chip and Funfetti cookies rolled into one, with Oreos added to the mix for good measure. How could anyone resist these?

Get the recipe from Sally's Baking Addiction. 

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2

Deep-Fried Oreos

deep fried oreo with bite
Courtesy of Lil Luna

You don't have to wait for the county fair to get this delicious treat. With a bit of pancake batter and some hot oil, you can have delicious fried Oreos right in the comfort of your kitchen!

Get the recipe from Lil' Luna. 

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3

Oreo Balls

oreo balls chocolate truffles
Courtesy of How Sweet Eats

If you didn't think anyone could improve upon the classic cookie, you'd be mistaken. These truffle-like dessert balls are as fun to make as they are to eat.

Get the recipe from How Sweet Eats. 

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4

Loaded M&M Oreo Cookie Bars

m&m oreo cookie bars
Courtesy of Averie Cooks

Think of this treat as a blondie, with bits of Oreo cookies and M&Ms mixed in for good measure. These bars are as pretty as they are delicious, and they're sure to please kids of all ages.

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5

Peanut Butter Oreo S'mores

peanut butter oreo smores
Courtesy of Minimalist Baker

Could The Parent Trap ever steer you wrong? Peanut butter and Oreos are a winning combination, and adding s'mores into the equation makes things even better.

Get the recipe from Minimalist Baker. 

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6

Red Velvet Oreo Brownies

red velvet oreo brownie on plate
Courtesy of Sallys Baking Addiction

If you haven't combined Oreos with the smooth flavor of red velvet, what are you waiting for? These brownies are the best of both worlds, with a fudgy red velvet base and a cookies and cream frosting.

Get the recipe from Sally's Baking Addiction. 

7

Oreo Bark

oreo bark with pastel m&ms
Courtesy of Lil Luna

This is a springtime recipe perfect for Easter, but it works just as well any time of year! Peppermint bark shouldn't get all the fun when you can whip up a batch of this Oreo bark at home.

Get the recipe from Lil' Luna. 

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8

Oreo Cake

oreo cake slice with fork
Courtesy of Sallys Baking Addiction

What could make a decadent chocolate cake even better? Adding Oreos, of course! This recipe incorporates the chocolate cookies into the batter for a delicious surprise.

Get the recipe from Sally's Baking Addiction. 

9

Oreo-Doodles

oreo chocolate cookies
Courtesy of Gimme Some Oven

How cute is the name for these cookies? Think snickerdoodles, but with an Oreo twist. Made with Dutch cocoa powder and crushed Oreos, these cookies are perfect for chocolate lovers.

Get the recipe from Gimme Some Oven. 

10

Thin Mint Oreo Cups

thin mint oreo cups
Courtesy of Chelseas Messy Apron

These treats are sort of like Oreo truffles but shaped like peanut butter cups rather than truffle balls. The mint flavor adds an extra kick to the fudgy dessert, making for an out-of-this-world experience.

Get the recipe from Chelsea's Messy Apron. 

11

Oreo Ice Cream Truffles

oreo ice cream truffles with sticks
Courtesy of Gimme Some Oven

Sure, you could make Oreo truffles, and they'd be perfectly delicious. But if you want to really take things to the next level, look no further than Oreo ice cream truffles. They're super easy to make, and kids of all ages will have tons of fun eating them.

Get the recipe from Gimme Some Oven. 

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