Wilton Give a Hug Whoopie Pie

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by Wilton Design Team

Wilton Give a Hug Whoopie Pie

The Wilton Give a Hug Whoopie Pie is a treat with arms wide open. Delicious cakes hug yummy filling … just the treat to give friends this Valentine’s Day!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include neither how long it will take to bake or cool the whoopie pies.
  • 2
    In advance, make arms and legs for character. Roll out Red spice drops on granulated sugar-covered surface. Use knife to cut fingers and shapes for right and left hand. Make a small slit in the bottom of hands and insert Black shoestring licorice for arms. Set aside.
  • 3
    For legs and feet, shape a full Red spice drops into feet with your hands. Create a left and right foot. Make a small slit in the tops of feet and insert Black shoestring licorice for legs. Set aside.
  • 4
    Bake and cool whoopie pies. Use tip 12 and whoopie pie filling to fill pie. Sandwich two pies together. Add valentine nonpareils to sides of pie.
  • 5
    Prepare buttercream icing. Reserve some portions White; tint other portions Black, Rose and Red. Use tip 1 and White icing to attach candy eyeballs. Use tip 1 and Black icing to outline and fill in mouth (smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Use tip 1 and Rose icing to pipe cheeks (smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Use tip 1 and Red icing to pipe tongue. Insert arms and legs.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Favorite Whoopie Pie Recipe
  • Favorite Whoopie Pie Filling Recipe
  • Red Spice Drops
  • Granulated Sugar
  • Black Shoestring Licorice
  • Fox Run Brands Sprinkles Shaker 4 Cell Valentine 104101267
  • Wilton 62 ct. Candy Eyeballs 104542501
  • Wilton Creamy White Buttercream Icing Mix 14 oz. 104105616
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Black 104103425
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Red-Red 104103424
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Rose 104103413
  • Cornstarch
  • Wilton Rolling Pin 104105154
  • Paring Knife
  • Wilton Non Stick Heart Shaped Whoopie Pie Pan 12 pc. 104542485
  • Wilton 10 inch x 16 inch Cooling Grid 104106022
  • Wilton Decorating Tip No. 12 104103096
  • Wilton Decorating Tip No. 1 104103103
  • Wilton Disposable Decorating Bags 12 inch 104105894