Yummy Chocolate Chip Truffles

Courtesy Bakerella
Saw this recipe on People.com and thought it was worth posting here.  So many adaptations you could make.
Chocolate Chip Cookie Truffles
Makes 15 truffles
  • 2 cups crumbled chocolate chip cookies (10-12 cookies)
  • 2 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 12 ounces chocolate candy wafers
  • chocolate chips, optional

1. Combine cookie crumbs and softened cream cheese in a large bowl. Use the back of a metal spoon to help incorporate the crumbs and cream cheese.
2. Roll mixture into 1¼ inch balls and chill in the refrigerator until firm.
3. Melt chocolate candy coating int the microwave on low for 30 seconds at a time, stirring in between until melted and smooth.
4. Place each cookie ball in melted candy coating cover completely. Lift the ball out of the with a spoon and gently tap off the excess coating. Let cookie truffle slide off the spoon onto a wax paper covered baking sheet.
5. Immediately top with a few cookie crumbs and chocolate morsels if desired. Keep refrigerated.