January 9th, 2009

Blueberries for Sal

Whoopie Pies!!!!

What better for the January doldrums than Whoopie Pies!!!!

Picture courtesy of Meta-Dad.



Cakes
1/2 cup shortening
1 egg
2 cups flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 cup dark cocoa
1 cup sugar
1 cup milk
1 1/2tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp. vanilla

Cream shortening, add sugar and egg, milk and vanilla. Sift flour, soda, baking powder, salt. Mix well and add cocoa. After well mixed, drop by tablespoon on ungreased cookie sheet. bake at 425 for 7 minutes.

Filling
1 1/2 cups shortening
1 1/2 cups confectioner's sugar
1 cup Fluff
1 tsp. vanilla

Beat together all ingredients for filling until smooth. Make sandwiches using as much filling as desired.