Hostess Twinkies Recipe

Hostess Twinkies Recipe

Hostess Twinkies Copycat Recipe

 Stay calm, everyone.  It’s going to be okay. Hostess has closed down, and the last of the Twinkies are going for outrageous prices. But never fear, you can make your own delicious Twinkies at home!

 

Hostess Twinkies Recipe – Now you can make your own delicious Twinkies at home! – Cake Ingredients:: Non- Stick Spray, Egg Whites, Golden Pound Cake Mix, Water, Filling Ingredients:: Very Hot Water, Salt, Marshmallow Creme ((one 7-ounce jar)), Shortening, Powdered Sugar, Vanilla, Getting Started:: You will need a spice bottle, approximately the size of a Twinkie, ten 12 x 14 -inch pieces of aluminum foil, a cake decorator or pastry bag, and a chopstick.; Preheat oven to 325 degrees.; Fold each piece of aluminum foil in half twice. Wrap the folded foil around the spice bottle to create a mold. Leave the top of the mold open for pouring in the batter. ; Make 10 of these molds and arrange them on a cookie sheet or in a shallow pan. Grease the inside of each mold with a light coating of non-stick spray.; For the cakes:: Disregard the directions on the box of cake mix.; Beat the egg whites until stiff.
; In a separate bowl combine cake mix with water and beat until thoroughly blended (about 2 minutes).; Fold egg whites into the cake batter and slowly combine until completely mixed.; Pour the batter into the molds, filling each one about 3/4 of an inch. ; Bake in the preheated oven for 30 minutes, or until the cake is golden brown and a toothpick stuck in the center comes out clean.; For the Filling:: For the filling, combine salt with the hot water in a small bowl and stir until salt is dissolved. Let this mixture cool.; Combine the marshmallow creme, shortening, powdered sugar and vanilla in a medium bowl and mix well with an electric mixer on high speed until fluffy.; Add the salt solution to the filling mixture and combine.; When the cakes are done and cooled, use a skewer or chopstick to make three holes in the bottom of each one. Move the stick around inside of each cake to create space for the filling. ; Using a cake decorator or pastry bag, inject each cake with filling through all three holes.; – So there, Hostess!

Recipe by Todd Wilbur
Submitted by Kim Wiar Gibbons

Hostess Twinkies Recipe
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Servings Prep Time
10 Twinkies 45 Minutes
Cook Time Passive Time
30 Minutes 5 Minutes
Servings Prep Time
10 Twinkies 45 Minutes
Cook Time Passive Time
30 Minutes 5 Minutes
Hostess Twinkies Recipe
Hostess Twinkies Recipe
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Rating: 4.5
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Now you can make your own delicious Twinkies at home!
Servings Prep Time
10 Twinkies 45 Minutes
Cook Time Passive Time
30 Minutes 5 Minutes
Servings Prep Time
10 Twinkies 45 Minutes
Cook Time Passive Time
30 Minutes 5 Minutes
Ingredients
Cake Ingredients:
Filling Ingredients:
Servings: Twinkies
Instructions
Getting Started:
  1. You will need a spice bottle, approximately the size of a Twinkie, ten 12 x 14 -inch pieces of aluminum foil, a cake decorator or pastry bag, and a chopstick.
  2. Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  3. Fold each piece of aluminum foil in half twice. Wrap the folded foil around the spice bottle to create a mold. Leave the top of the mold open for pouring in the batter.
  4. Make 10 of these molds and arrange them on a cookie sheet or in a shallow pan. Grease the inside of each mold with a light coating of non-stick spray.
For the cakes:
  1. Disregard the directions on the box of cake mix.
  2. Beat the egg whites until stiff.
  3. In a separate bowl combine cake mix with water and beat until thoroughly blended (about 2 minutes).
  4. Fold egg whites into the cake batter and slowly combine until completely mixed.
  5. Pour the batter into the molds, filling each one about 3/4 of an inch.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven for 30 minutes, or until the cake is golden brown and a toothpick stuck in the center comes out clean.
For the Filling:
  1. For the filling, combine salt with the hot water in a small bowl and stir until salt is dissolved. Let this mixture cool.
  2. Combine the marshmallow creme, shortening, powdered sugar and vanilla in a medium bowl and mix well with an electric mixer on high speed until fluffy.
  3. Add the salt solution to the filling mixture and combine.
  4. When the cakes are done and cooled, use a skewer or chopstick to make three holes in the bottom of each one. Move the stick around inside of each cake to create space for the filling.
  5. Using a cake decorator or pastry bag, inject each cake with filling through all three holes.
    Filling the Twinkies
Cook's Notes

So there, Hostess!

Recipe by Todd Wilbur
Submitted by Kim Wiar Gibbons

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