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How To Clone An Oreo Cookie - With Todd Wilbur

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Famous food cloner Todd Wilbur shows you how to make the world's most popular cookie from scratch.
Ingredients
For the cookie dough
  Chocolate cake mix 18 1⁄4 Ounce (One 18.25 oz Package used)
  Eggs 1 Medium
  Shortening 3 Tablespoon, melted
  Water 3 Tablespoon
  Flour 2 Tablespoon (For dusting)
For the filling
  Powdered sugar 3 3⁄4 Cup (60 tbs)
  Granulated sugar 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Vanilla extract 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Vegetable shortening 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Hot water 2 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.
2. Preheat the oven to 350 F.

MAKING
To prepare the cookie dough:
3. In a large mixing bowl, add chocolate cake mix, an egg, shortening (melted in the microwave oven) and water.
4. Using an electric hand mixer, mix to combine well until you get the cookie dough.
5. Dust a little flour on a hard surface, roll the dough into a sheet just under one 16th of an inch thick.
6. Using a cookie cutter or a lid from a spice container (1 1/2-inch diameter), cut out rounds and arrange them on the lined baking sheet.
7. Bake them for about 7 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven until crispy.
8. Remove wafers from the oven and cool completely.
To prepare the filling:
9. As the cookies bake, in another bowl make the filling by combining the ingredients for the filling with the electric hand mixer.
10. When the cookies have cooled, roll a small portion (heaping 1/4 teaspoon) of the filling into a ball (just over 1/4-inch in diameter and press it between two of the cookies. Repeat with all the cookies.

SERVING
11. Serve as it is or with milk.

Things You Will Need
1. Baking sheet
2. Parchment paper
3. Electric hand mixer
4. Cookie cutter or a lid from a spice container (1 1/2-inch diameter)

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Cake Mix
Interest: 
Easy
Restriction: 
Low Cholesterol
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes
Servings: 
20
This favorite cream filled cookie is a huge hit with kids and adults alike. And the good news is that you can whomp up 'oreo' magic at home with this simple biscuit recipe. Rest assured, these tasty morsels is likely to get you hooked.

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