Candy Cane Oreo Stuffed Sugar Cookies

TGIF!!!  I love Fridays!

I don’t know where you live but the weather here this week has been beautiful.  The sun’s been shining and it was so nice to get outside for a walk.  Usually this time of year we have snow on the ground and I’m warming up under my heating blanket.  I hate the cold weather and I would jump at the chance to live somewhere where it was hot year-round.  I would only want snow for one day – Christmas!

Even though we don’t have any snow yet, I’m getting in the Christmas spirit.  I’ve already made and froze my Chocolate Biscoff Truffles and these Candy Cane Oreo Stuffed Sugar Cookies were next on my list.  I found these Oreos in the US and wanted to eat them right away.  Then I figured I could stash them away until at least December but, obviously, that didn’t happen!  I’ve seen so many recipes that stuff chocolate chip cookies that I decided to do something different.   I’m also freezing these and hoping that I’m not tempted to raid the freezer before the holidays!  We’ll see….

Enjoy your weekend!

Candy Cane Oreo Stuffed Sugar Cookies
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Serves: 16
Soft sugar cookies are wrapped around a festive Candy Cane Oreo cookie.
  • 2½ cups flour
  • ½ tsp. baking powder
  • Pinch of salt
  • ¾ cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 package Candy Cane Oreo cookies
  • Wilton Red Sparkle Gel
  1. Preheat oven to 375 F.
  2. Combine flour, baking powder, and salt in a small bowl and set aside.
  3. In a mixer, mix butter and sugar until smooth and fluffy. Add egg and vanilla until well combined.
  4. With the mixer on low, slowly add the flour mixture until dough forms.
  5. With a cookie scoop, measure out enough dough to cover the Oreo cookie. Use your hands to form dough around the cookie.
  6. Place cookies on a parchment paper lined cookie sheet and bake for 8-10 minutes.
  7. Once cookies are cooled, use the sparkle gel and decorate for a festive look.
  8. Enjoy!

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  1. These are so fun, a perfect way to start off the Christmas season! Have a great weekend!

  2. Yum! These cookies are getting me so excited for Christmas!!!

  3. I. Want. Now.

  4. This look wonderful. I have done chocolate dipped Oreos but never an Oreo IN a cookie! I would love if you would share these at our Holiday Cookie Recipe Swap at

  5. Oh my! A cookie in a cookie. So pretty and I expect incredibly delicious. (I freeze a lot of stuff, too ;) Btw, I hear snow is on the way, but not too much just yet.

  6. These are super cute and festive! Thanks for stopping by and leaving a nice comment – I’m now following you on FB… have a great weekend!

  7. These look so delicious. What a sweet surprise to bite into one of these and discover an Oreo cookie inside. I have a friend who works for Nabisco, so I better ask her what stores carry these peppermint flavored ones because I’ve never seen them. Maybe she can get me some boxes if I bribe her with this recipe! Thanks for sharing on our Holiday Cookie Recipe Swap! BTW, I enjoyed your comment about the weather. I live in the southeast Texas area, so we only get about one inch of snow every five years. My kids would do anything for a white Christmas! Meanwhile, we hung our Christmas lights wearing shorts and bare feet because it was so warm this week. (And Easter always marks the first day the kids can start swimming again.)

  8. Mmmmm minty sweet chocolate! Nothing better! :)

  9. YUMMY! Thats all I can say, love your blog! Found you at Marvelous Monday Link Party! i would love if you would link up at my dessert link party, Heavenly Treats Sunday at

  10. Oh delicious and they look so pretty :)

  11. These look amazing. My family will love these cookies. I have a link party called Wednesdays Adorned From Above Link Party and would love to have you share this with everyone. Here is the link to the party.
    Debi @ Adorned From Above

  12. Those are perfect for kids will love them :) I’m a new Facebook follower, just love your site. Stop by sometime!

  13. Oh my I love these! Oreos stuffed in cookies ROCK and these Oreos are some of my favs!

  14. I have been obsessed with all the oreo’s stuffed into some form of lovely goodie! I have pinned these!

  15. Now I’m wondering why I passed up those candy cane Oreos the other day at the grocery store! These look so good!

  16. If anyone is looking for the peppermint oreo cookies, I think Target might be the only one selling them this year. I am actually partial to the candy cane oreos at aldi!!!!

  17. I love sugar cookies! What an awesome surprise to bite into!

  18. I did this with ccc and they were TO DIE FOR! I pinned it and will be trying this out! Please come share at my link party!

  19. So fun for the holidays and I love the sugar cookies!

  20. All I can say is YUMMY! I am featuring these yummy cookies at Heavenly Treats Sunday Link Party, you may come over and get your button on Friday!

  21. Oh my goodness, these look amazing and dangerous! :) A great recipe to make, taste, then gift for the Holidays! :) You are a featured favorite this week on Saturday Show & Tell on Cheerios and Lattes! Thanks again for sharing; we love having you join us each week! See you soon!
    Mackenzie :)

  22. Wow, I adore Oreo’s. Definitely going to have to give this a try. Pinning!

  23. I’ve featured your gorgeous looking cookies that you shared at last month’s link party at The Purple Pumpkin Blog!

    They look so yummy!! Thank you for sharing these!

    Michelle xx

  24. These are simply gorgeous!
    We don’t have Candy Cane Oreo cookies, but I can still admire these

  25. These look so good! What a great idea!

  26. I love this twist and I happen to have a box of candy cane Oreos in my pantry right now!

  27. These look wonderful. We are co-hosting with Adorned From Above and would love it if you would link these well as anything you like.
    The Busy Bee’s.
    Myrna and Joye.


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