Chocolate Dream Whoopie Pies
- 1 package (18.25oz) chocolate cake mix
- 3 eggs
- 1/2 cup canola oil
- 1 tsp. vanilla extract
- 2/3 cup sugar
- 2 Tbsp. flour
- 1/8 tsp. salt
- 1 cup milk
- 1/2 cup milk chocolae chips
- 2/3 cup shortening
- 1/3 cup butter, softened
- 3/4 tsp. vanilla extract
- 1 cup mini semisweet chocolate chips
In a large bowl, combine the cake mix, eggs, oil and vanilla; beat on low speed for 30 seconds. Beat on medium for 2 minutes.
Drop by 2 tablespoonfuls 2 inch apart onto greased baking sheets. Bake at 350 for 15-18 minutes or until edges are set. Cool for 2 minutes before removing to wire racks to cool completely.
For filling, in a small saucepan, combine the sugar, flour and salt. Gradually add milk. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 1-2 minutes or until thickened. Stir in chocolate chips until melted. Cool completely.
In a large bowl, beat the shortening and butter until fluffy. Beat in chocolate mixture and vanilla.
Spread chocolate filling on the bottoms of half of the cookies, about 2 tablespoons on each; top with remaining cookies. Roll sides in miniature chocolate chips.