Free Shipping on Orders Over $40. Use Code: SPARKLES (not valid on Int'l or Whlsle)

Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with Maple-Cream Cheese Filling

November 02, 2015

Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with Maple-Cream Cheese Filling

Nothing says fall like pumpkin spice. From lattes to lotions it seems to take over everything, and when we tried this amazing recipe, it took over our taste-buds! Follow the recipe below and don't forget tag @covetdance when you share your pics! 

 

Ingredients:

For the Whoopie Pies:
3 cups all-purpose flour
2 tablespoons cinnamon
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon ground ginger
½ teaspoon ground nutmeg
1 cup granulated sugar
1 cup dark brown sugar
1 cup canola or vegetable oil
3 cups chilled pumpkin puree (canned pumpkin)
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

For the Maple-Cream Cheese Filling:
3 cups powdered sugar
8 ounces cream cheese, at room temperature
4 ounces (½ cup) unsalted butter, at room temperature
3 tablespoons maple syrup
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

 

Directions:

2. In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda, salt, ginger and nutmeg. Set aside.

3. In a separate bowl, whisk the granulated sugar, the dark brown sugar, and the oil together. Add the pumpkin puree and whisk to combine thoroughly. Add the eggs and vanilla and whisk until combined.

4. Gradually add the flour mixture to the pumpkin mixture and whisk until completely combined.

5. Use a small cookie scoop or a large spoon to drop a rounded, heaping tablespoon of the dough onto the prepared baking sheets, about 1 inch apart.

6. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes, making sure that the cookies are just starting to crack on top and a toothpick inserted into the center of a cookie comes out clean. The cookies should be firm when touched. Remove from the oven and let the cookies cool completely on a cooling rack.

7. To make the filling, beat the butter on medium speed until smooth with no visible lumps, about 3 minutes. Add the cream cheese and beat until smooth and combined, about 2 minutes. Add the powdered sugar a little at a time, then add the maple syrup and vanilla and beat until smooth.

8. To assemble the whoopie pies: Turn half of the cooled cookies upside down. Pipe or spoon the filling (about a tablespoon) onto that half. Place another cookie, flat side down, on top of the filling. Press down slightly so that the filling spread to the edges of the cookie. Repeat until all the cookies are used. Put the whoopie pies in the refrigerator for about 30 minutes to firm before serving.




Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in News

Dance Photoshoot Tips
Dance Photoshoot Tips

November 12, 2020

Have a dance photoshoot coming up? Feel confident and prepared with some amazing photoshoot advice from a few of our experienced Covet Dancers. Download our free Dance Photoshoot Checklist to take with you and get the most out of your session! 

Continue Reading →

Maskne: The Newest #DancerProblem - Tips and Products to Help
Maskne: The Newest #DancerProblem - Tips and Products to Help

November 12, 2020

Dancers are SO happy to be back in the studio and be able to dance with our teachers and classmates safely. But wearing a mask while exercising has taken a toll on our skin causing mask-induced breakouts and irritation. Soothe and clear up your skin with these helpful tips and product recommendations created especially for dancers

Continue Reading →

10 Cute Ways to Decorate with Stickers
10 Cute Ways to Decorate with Stickers

November 03, 2020

Not sure where to put all of your favorite stickers that you have collected? We have some ideas for you! Here are a few creative ways to use them and show off your unique style with everyday items you probably already have.  

Continue Reading →

Sizing and Care