Home­made Oreo Cookie Recipe

homemade oreo cookies

homemade oreo cookies

If you plan to host a baby shower or a kids birthday party, you will want to bookmark this recipe. The homemade Oreos are prettier that the store-bought version and a bit healthier since you can control what you put in. My only concern with this recipe is that the filling contains veg­etable short­en­ing. I can’t tell you how to adapt the recipe since I am not a baker. But if you know how, please share how to adapt the recipe with butter or oil in a comment.

homemade oreos in a tin box

This homemade Oreo recipe is really easy to make. It doesn’t require any special skills. I bet that it would be a hit at your next cookie bake sale. Take a look at the recipe from Emma of The Marion House Book and Smitten Kitchen‘s adaptation of the recipe  from the cookbook Retro Desserts by Wayne Brachman.

+ Home­made Oreo Cookie Recipe at Sweet Potato Chron­i­cles
+ Homemade Oreos from Smitten Kitchen

  • indigonat
    March 16, 2011 at 08:31

    You can replace the shortening by butter. I was thinking of doing that and I got a confirmation from another website:

  • Janessa
    November 10, 2011 at 23:16

    You can replace the shortening or butter with cream cheese. Very tastey!