Special equipment: a 2-inch (number 16) ice cream scoop
For the filling: In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the whisk
attachment, add the confectioners' sugar, shortening, marshmallow creme, vanilla, flour and milk. Whip
together until fluffy, at least 10 minutes.
For the pies: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease
a baking sheet with butter
. In the bowl of a stand mixer
fitted with the paddle attachment, mix the butter, granulated sugar
until fluffy, then add the eggs
In a large bowl, sift
together the flour, baking soda
and salt, then set aside. In a small bowl, combine the vinegar and the milk.
Add the milk mixture, cocoa and hot water to the bowl of the mixer, then add in the dry ingredients and mix until well blended.
Using a 2-inch (number 16) ice cream scoop, scoop large, rounded spoonfuls of batter
2 inches apart onto the prepared baking sheet. Bake for 9 to 11 minutes, then cool completely.
Using the same size ice cream scoop
, scoop the filling and spread it between two of the shells like a sandwich. Wrap the whoopie pies in waxed paper or plastic wrap
, then serve.
This recipe was provided by a chef, restaurant or culinary professional and makes a large quantity. The Cooking Channel has not tested it for home use and therefore cannot make any representation as to the results.