I came across this recipe and wow, I stopped dead in my tracks, easy, using a cake mix, chocolate cookies and cream in the center? What more can you ask for... so I said I just have to make time for these beauties! Check out the original post from Amanda here
With a few things adapted to our taste, I decided to add coconut to the recipe.. Thanks Amanda we just loved these~
Chocolate Coconut Cream Whoopie Pies Adapted
1 box Devil’s Food cake mix
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1/2 cup water
Preheat oven to 400°. With an electric mixer, mix together all of the ingredients until blended.
With a medium cookie scoop (or tablespoon) drop batter onto parchment lined baking sheets at least 2 inches apart. Bake for 8 minutes or until tops are firm when touched. Cool on wire racks.
Marshmallow Coconut Cream Filling:6 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted
1 cup plus 2 tablespoons powdered sugar
1 cup plus 2 tablespoons marshmallow fluff
2/3 cup of coconut put through the food processor until very fine
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 teaspoon coconut flavoring
Beat together ingredients. Spread onto cooled flat surface of one cake piece and top with another.