|Old Fashioned Maine Whoopie Pies
3 cups sugar,1/2 cup shortening (creamed together)
Then add, 1 cup cocoa, 2 eggs, 1 1/2 cups buttermilk, 1 teas. cream of tarter, 1 teas. soda, salt and vanilla. Mix well and gradually add 4 cups flour.
5 tablespoons flour and 1 cup milk (cook in double boiler until thick). Let cool to cold.
Add 1 cup shortening, pinch of salt, and whip it. Add 1 cup sugar and some vanilla, whip it again.
|Drop Cookies by teaspoonfuls
Bake 375 degrees about 10 minutes.
When cookies are done, and filling is made, put filling between two cookies, and wrap individually.|
|  Source: Mona Blanchard|