Chocolate Frosted Whoopie Pies

3
M Lally

By
@mlally0802

This recipe came from my Mother-in-Law, Marion. It is the one and only Whoopie Pie my husband and his family likes. They say that these are the BEST!

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Serves:
16
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

WHOOPIE PIES

2 c
flour, unsifted
1 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
1/3 c
cocoa powder
1 c
sugar
1
egg
1/3 c
cooking oil
1 tsp
vanilla extract
3/4 c
milk

FILLING ***SEE NOTES BELOW FOR YIELD

1 stick
margarine
1 c
confectioners' sugar
3 heaping Tbsp
marshmallow fluff
1 tsp
vanilla extract

FROSTING

1
chocolate, unsweetened squares
1 1/2 Tbsp
margarine
1 c
confectioners' sugar
2 oz
milk, warm for consistency

How to Make Chocolate Frosted Whoopie Pies

Step-by-Step

  • 1MIX TOGETHER DRY INGREDIENTS:
    flour, baking soda, salt, cocoa powder & sugar
    THEN ADD:
    egg, cooking oil, vanilla & milk
    Beat together just until blended.
  • 2Drop by tablespoon onto a cookie sheet (greased or lined with parchment paper). Leave room for spreading. Bake 12 minutes in 350 degree oven until edges are slightly firm. Let stand for 5 minutes before transferring to cooling rack.
  • 3Using a mixer on medium-low speed, combine the ingredients for the filling.

    Spread the filling between two cookies.
    ***This mixture makes just enough filling to put a small amount on each pie. If you prefer to use more, you may wish to increase it the portions by 1/2 each.
  • 4FROSTING:
    In a saucepan, stir chocolate and margarine over low heat until melted. Gradually add confectioners' sugar and warm milk creating a thin frosting (like a glaze). Spread the glaze on top of the whoopie pies and let cool.

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About Chocolate Frosted Whoopie Pies

Course/Dish: Cakes, Pies, Cookies, Chocolate
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #marshmallow, #whoopie