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Here's a Copycat Recipe That Is Better Than the Original- Homemade Oatmeal Cream Pies

Step aside, Little Debbie this recipe includes a recipe for oatmeal cream pies that will knock your socks off!

The use of fresh vanilla bean in the cookies themselves makes the cookie sandwiches truly special. This is one item you can cross off your grocery list forever.


  • ¾ cup all-purpose flour

  • ½ teaspoon baking soda

  • ½ teaspoon salt

  • ¼ teaspoon baking powder

  • ½ cup butter softened

  • ½ cup peanut butter

  • ½ cup granulated sugar

  • ½ cup packed brown sugar

  • 1 egg

  • 1 teaspoon vanilla

  • 1 cup quick-cooking oats

  • 2 teaspoons hot water

  • ¼ teaspoon salt

  • 1 7 ounces jar marshmallow creme

  • ½ cup shortening

  • ⅓ cup powdered sugar


  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease a cookie sheet; set aside. In a small bowl combine flour, baking soda, the 1/2 teaspoon salt, and the baking powder; set aside. In a large bowl combine butter and peanut butter. Beat with an electric mixer on medium speed until combined. Beat in granulated sugar and brown sugar until fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla just until combined. Stir in flour mixture and oats just until combined.