Homemade Pumpkin Oreos

Homemade Pumpkin Oreos

Homemade Pumpkin Oreos, soft cake like chocolate cookies with pumpkin cream cheese filling, a taste of fall! I have a confession to make, I’m not a huge pumpkin lover. The best thing I ever ate pumpkin wise was my swirled pumpkin cheesecake from last year. BUT, pair pumpkin with chocolate and that’s a totally different …

Ingredients

  • 2 Cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ Cup cocoa powder, unsweetened
  • 1½ tsp baking soda
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • ½ Cup vegetable shortening
  • 1 Cup granulated sugar
  • 1 egg + 1 egg yolk
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • ½ Cup hot water
  • ½ Cup milk
  • 4 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 4 Tbls butter, unsalted, softened
  • ¼ Cup puree pure pumpkin
  • ¼ tsp ground cinnamon
  • pinch of salt
Read the whole recipe on This Silly Girl's Life