Whoopie Pies A Delicious Treat for Any Occasion
|

Whoopie Pies: A Delicious Treat for Any Occasion

Welcome my culinary enthusiasts! Today, we’re diving into the world of Whoopie Pies, a classic American dessert that has been delighting taste buds for generations. Whether you’re a baking novice or a seasoned pro, this recipe is sure to impress.

Ingredients

For the pies, you will need:

  • 240 grams (2 cups) all-purpose flour
  • 60 grams (1/2 cup) unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 113 grams (1/2 cup) unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 200 grams (1 cup) granulated sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 240 ml (1 cup) milk

For the filling, you will need:

  • 113 grams (1/2 cup) unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 125 grams (1 cup) powdered sugar
  • 220 grams (1 cup) marshmallow fluff
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract

Directions

Follow these steps to make your Whoopie Pies:

  1. Preheat your oven to 190°C (375°F) and line two baking sheets with parchment paper.
  2. In a medium bowl, mix together the flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, and salt.
  3. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in the egg and vanilla extract.
  4. Gradually add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients, alternating with the milk. Mix until combined.
  5. Drop spoonfuls of batter onto the baking sheets and bake for 10-12 minutes. Let cool completely.
  6. While the cakes are cooling, prepare the filling by beating together the butter, powdered sugar, marshmallow fluff, and vanilla extract until smooth.
  7. Once the cakes are cooled, spread the filling on the flat side of one cake and top with another cake, creating a sandwich.

Notes/Tips

  • You can experiment with different fillings for your Whoopie Pies, such as cream cheese or peanut butter.
  • Store your Whoopie Pies in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 3 days.

Conclusion

There you have it – a simple, scrumptious recipe for Whoopie Pies. They’re perfect for any occasion, from parties to picnics. Enjoy the process of baking, and even more, enjoy the taste of your homemade Whoopie Pies!

Similar Posts