Oatmeal Cream Pies

Oatmeal Cream Pies

Hi friends!  I am SO excited to be testing recipes again! 

Marathon training had drained all my energy, which is why these have been few and far between. 

I was able to get a couple yummy recipes done over Labor Day, so you'll have a month of fall-flavored recipes coming at ya! 

Continue reading to see how to make Oatmeal Cream Pies that everyone will love.

INGREDIENTS:

FOR THE COOKIES

  • 3/4 cup unsalted butter, softened

  • 1 1/2 cups packed dark brown sugar

  • 3 cups quick-cooking oats

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour

  • 2 tablespoons golden syrup 

  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda

FOR THE CREAM FILLING:

  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter

  • 2 . tablespoons cream cheese, softened

  • 1 cup powdered sugar

  • 1 cup marshmallow creme

WHAT YOU'LL NEED:

  • Handheld electric mixer

  • 2 Large bowls or stand mixer

  • Small cookie scoop

  • Baking tray

  • Parchment paper

  • Wire cooling racks

  • Small bowl

  • Plastic wrap

TO MAKE:

  1. Preheat the oven to 350º

  2. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper

  3. To make the filling, beat the butter and cream cheese in a small bowl using a handheld mixer on medium speed until combined

  4. Add the powdered sugar and marshmallow creme and beat until smooth

  5. Cover with bowl with plastic and refrigerate until chilled (about 1 hour)

  6. To make the cookies, beat butter and brown sugar in a large bowl or stand mixer until fluffy, 3-4 minutes, scraping the sides of the bowl occasionally

  7. Add the egg and beat on low until combined

  8. Add the golden syrup and beat until combined

  9.  In a large bowl, mix the oats, flour, salt, and baking soda until combined

  10. Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients and beat until combined

  11. Drop the dough 1-inch apart with the cookie scoop on the prepared baking sheet

  12. Bake 10 minutes, until the cookie is just set 

  13. Cool on pan for 2 minutes before putting cookies on a wire rack to cool completely

  14. Once the cookies are cooled, spread the filling on the bottom of half the cookies and top with the remaining half of the cookies 

I promise you that you'll be a rockstar to everyone you share these with. Out of all 4 bakes that I brought to my coworkers, these were by far the office favorite! 

If you try this recipe, drop a comment below and share them on Instagram with the hashtag #LetsDoughThis. Be sure to tune in to my Instagram story (@TheLittlePinkBakery) on Saturday for the next Saturday bake!