Gingerbread truffles stacked on a white plate

Gingerbread Truffles

Make Gingerbread Truffles in just a few minutes with this simple no bake recipe! The combination of ginger snaps and white chocolate bring a decadent but simple treat you will love for the holiday season.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword gingerbread truffles
Prep Time 25 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Servings 24
Calories 166 kcal
Author Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons


  • 4 C gingersnap cookies crunchy
  • 3/4 C cream cheese softened
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla
  • 10 oz Ghiradelli White Melting Chocolate

Garnish Ingredients:

  • Extra crunchy gingersnap cookies


  1. Line cookie sheet(s) with parchment paper,
  2. Add gingersnap cookies in the food processor. Using the food processor continue to chop the cookies until they are finely crushed.
  3. Add in the cream cheese and vanilla. Continue to process until the mixture blends together.
  4. Using the cookie scoop make tablespoon size balls, (You will want to roll the dough into balls)
  5. Put each dough ball on the parchment paper lined cookie sheet. Place the cookie sheets in the refrigerator for about 30 minutes (Or until firm)
  6. When the truffles are chilled move them to a plate.
  7. Add the white chocolate wafers to the saucepan.
  8. Begin to melt the wafers in the saucepan over low heat.
  9. Continue to stir so the chocolate doesn't burn.
  10. Dip the gingerbread balls (one at a time) into the melted chocolate. (You can use either a fork or spoon for the dipping). Continue to dip the gingerbread ball into the melted chocolate until it is completely coated.
  11. Place the chocolate coated truffles on a lined cookie sheet. Immediately sprinkle the truffles with the extra cookie crumbs before the melted chocolate hardens.
  12. Put the truffles on the cookie sheets back in the refrigerator for the chocolate to continue to set.
  13. Serve chilled or at room temperature.
Nutrition Facts
Gingerbread Truffles
Amount Per Serving
Calories 166 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Fat 8g12%
Saturated Fat 4g25%
Cholesterol 10mg3%
Sodium 128mg6%
Potassium 109mg3%
Carbohydrates 22g7%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 11g12%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 99IU2%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 45mg5%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.