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Strawberry Shortcake Whoopie Pies

Strawberry Shortcake Whoopie Pies - poet in the pantry

Disclosure: I received coupons from Driscoll’s Berries in order to develop a recipe for their Strawberry Shortcake contest. All photos and opinions remain my own.

I am a whoopie pie freak. What’s my favorite pie? Whoopie. Cupcakes for a classroom birthday party? Nope, whoopie pies. Going to a picnic? I already know what I’m making. …

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Mocha Whoopie Pies

mocha whoopie pies - poet in the pantry

My mom is well-known for her Mocha Frosting. It was a closely-guarded family secret for decades, one that she wouldn’t even share with me. Until she did. And then I understood why. Because mom’s Mocha Frosting calls for a raw egg to improve its texture–and you know how people get about raw eggs.

For …

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Pumpkin Whoopie Pies

Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with Maple Cream Cheese Filling

I haven’t had much pumpkin going on in the kitchen. Which feels strange since Fall is in full swing and there’s no better time of year to indulge in all things pumpkin. This needed to be remedied!

Saturday night we attended a Pie Social. Yup, a party with a pie theme. This was right …

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Maple Bacon Whoopie Pies

Maple Bacon Whoopie Pies

There are few things in life that aren’t accentuated by the addition of bacon. Hair would be one. Shoes would be another. But just about any food‘s enjoyment value will be exponentially increased by  including even just a smidgeon of pig–it’s a proven fact.

What would a leisurely breakfast be without some strips of …

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#SeriousSandwich Explained, Red Velvet Whoopie Pies, & A Giveaway!

Red Velvet Whoopie Pies

Who doesn’t love a good sandwich? Simplicity at its best, a sandwich can be a quick snack to hold you over til the next meal or the whole meal itself neatly packaged in your hand. And now Emeril Lagasse is offering his best sandwich recipes for you to try at home.

I was recently …

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Peaches and Cream Whoopie Pies

peaches and cream whoopie pies

We spend so much of our lives trying to adhere to what someone determines to be “the way” or the “right” thing to do. But is this really what we should be doing? Are we being true to our authentic selves by following what society deems to be correct?

I could get into the …

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Vanilla Whoopie Pies with Orange Blossom Water Buttercream

Vanilla Whoopie Pies with Orange Flower Water Buttercream

3.14, the rounded version of the incredibly long number known as “pi” in mathematical circles, has come to be celebrated in a much-less scientific method–through pie. And why not? Since pi represents the ratio of circumference to diameter, it seems only natural that a circular dessert would become the poster child for the holiday.

This …

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Guinness Whoopie Pies with Irish Cream Filling

Guinness whoopie pies with Irish Cream filling

It’s become a sort of tradition with my friends John and Crista that, when we get together at a bar, we order the same drink every time. It started quite innocently. One night when we gathered locally so I could show them the charm of my hometown, we decided to check out the new bar …

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Whoopie Pies

Whoopie Pies

I know the kid inside me still exists when I make something like whoopie pies and can’t resist telling everyone that I’m “makin’ whoopie!” C’mon, giggle with me: it feels good.

Even though I’ve lived in New England my whole life, I never tasted a whoopie pie until about a year ago. I’m stuck …

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