Ever heard of a whoopie pie? They're a bit like a macaroon but with a more cake-like texture. Hugely popular Stateside, the name comes from when Amish women would put them in farmers' lunchboxes and they'd supposedly shout 'whoopie' if they found one in their box!. Fall in love with this easy recipe for whoopie pies. Two light discs of chocolate sponge sandwich a fluffy vanilla buttercream filling. Perfect for cake sales, packed lunch treats or making friends at the office!. Whoopie Pies are easy to make and very versatile, simply a pair of small sponge cakes glued together with a filling and, if desired, topping. Read More This entry was posted in Recipes , Sweet Recipes , Equipment and tagged whoopie pie , whoopie pies , dark chocolate , sponge cakes on 05/11/2010 by Patrick .. The Wilton Nonstick 12-Cavity Whoopie Pie Pans should be filled with 1/8 cup (2 Tbsp) of batter per shell, and the 24-cavity mini pans take half that much batter. So you may get fewer, or more, than 36 filled pies out of this recipe Also, although they freeze beautifully, if you don't want to bake that many, you can cut the recipe in half.. This Wilton pie pan features 12 cavities, allowing you to create six whoopie pies. The tray also allows you to make ice cream sandwiches and macarons our of your favorite ingredients, such as chocolate, pumpkin or gingerbread.. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store..