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Homemade Moonpies

Ahhh Moonpies.  Do you remember them?  Of course you do!  I remember the chocolate and the yellow (banana?).  I also remember not liking them all that much.

My mom, well my mom LOVES moonpies.  Almost as much as those weird red peanut cluster things.

Anywhoo....

I saw that you could make your OWN Moonpies a few months ago on Pinterest.  As soon as I saw that I knew exactly what I was going to do.

Make them for my mom.

So this past week I did just that.

 

I found a few recipes on Pinterest but, decided to go with this one.  It was very easy to make and I did it over two days.  That was probably the best decision I made.  I made the cookies on one day then the marshmallow the next.  I also covered them with chocolate the same day I made the marshmallow cream.

In the recipe I used she does a double-decker.  I decided to go with just a single sandwich cookie and am glad I did.  These are SO rich, I can't imagine them being double-decker.

 

I did add a second layer of chocolate then smoothed it over the edges.  You will want a tall glass of cold milk with you when you eat these.  They are SO good.
Let me know if you make them and what you think.

Enjoy!


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