A Dangerously Delicious Chocolate Whoopie Pie Recipe

Want to spoil yourself with something homemade and sweet this Halloween? It's about time you added the whoopie pie to your arsenal of dessert recipes. Made with two mound-shaped pieces of chocolate cake and a creamy frosting center, this baked good marries two of our favorite things: cake and sandwiches. Yes, it's pretty much a cake sandwich. What's not to love?

Today journalist, entrepreneur, and co-owner of San Antonio bake shop Bird Bakery Elizabeth Chambers Hammer is sharing this dangerously delicious whoopie pie recipe with us. Thanks to a little food coloring, it feels festive for Halloween, but you can make it any time of year—in any color! Read on for the recipe.

Catch Elizabeth on the Cooking Channel’s Sugar Showdown, and read up on her seven essential rules for baking.

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