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    Chocolate Gobs with Icing

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    40 mins

    30 mins

    10 mins

    Manda's Note:

    Gobs are a traditional favorite around here, but it seems that many people out of the area have never even heard of them! Also known as "Whoopie pies" or "Moon pies"...whatever you call them, they are FANTASTIC!! Kids love them. Add food coloring to the icing depending on the occasion. (Red for V-day, green for St. Patty's, etc.) They also freeze well.

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    Ingredients:

    Yield:

    gobs

    Units: US | Metric

    GOBS

    ICING

    Directions:

    1. 1
      For gobs, mix all ingredients together in large bowl with electric mixer.
    2. 2
      Drop on ungreased baking sheets by Tbsp.
    3. 3
      Bake at 350 degrees for 10-12 minutes.
    4. 4
      Remove to waxed paper to cool.
    5. 5
      For icing, in small saucepan cook the milk, flour and saltuntil smooth and thick, stirring constantly.
    6. 6
      Let cool.
    7. 7
      In med.
    8. 8
      bowl, beat together 1/2 cup shortening and 1/2 cup sugar until creamy.
    9. 9
      Add cooled flour and milk mixture.
    10. 10
      Add powdered sugar and beat well.
    11. 11
      Spread about 1-2 Tbsp of icing onto flat side of one gob and top with another gob (to make a"sandwich").
    12. 12
      Wrap individually in waxed paper or saran until eaten.
    13. 13
      Store in refrigerator.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on December 13, 2008

      55

      These really hit the spot. We made ours smaller and got about 5 1/2 doz out of them. They are moist and have a great taste to them. I personally think the icing is a little too sugary...so I will be adding less sugar the next time. Other than that...great recipe!!!!

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    • on March 25, 2008

      55

      I haven't had these in a very long time. My mother made these for me and my sister's when we were growing up. This is the best and easiest recipe that I have come across for these. I made them for my son's classmates the other week and they simply loved them. I have been elected to make them for the school bake sale. Thank you, Manda, for bringing a part of my past back into my present.

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    • on September 20, 2007

      55

      An item from my past! I forgot about these--had them many years ago. My favorite way to eat them is right out of the freezer. Yum. Very easy to make, and the recipe makes a lot.

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    Nutritional Facts for Chocolate Gobs with Icing

    Serving Size: 1 (2346 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 1

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 311.2
     
    Calories from Fat 87
    28%
    Total Fat 9.6 g
    14%
    Saturated Fat 2.6 g
    13%
    Cholesterol 18.7 mg
    6%
    Sodium 187.5 mg
    7%
    Total Carbohydrate 53.9 g
    17%
    Dietary Fiber 1.1 g
    4%
    Sugars 36.1 g
    144%
    Protein 3.6 g
    7%

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