Oatmeal Creme Pie

My kids love oatmeal crème pies so I set out to find the perfect recipe to make our own. PureWow came up with a recipe that puts those boxed pies to shame. These are easy to make and absolutely delicious.

Ingredients

Oatmeal Cookies

  • 2 sticks unsalted butter at room temperature
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 eggs at room temperature
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 2 1/2 cup oats
  • 1 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger

Vanilla Filling

  • 1 stick unsalted butter at room temperature
  • 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese at room temperature
  • 3 cups confectioner’s sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line a baking sheet with parchment paper
  • In a bowl cream together the butter, brown sugar and granulated sugar
  • add eggs one at a time mixing well
  • Add vanilla and mix until well combined.
  • In a separate bowl mix remaining dry ingredients together.
  • Add the dry mixture to the wet mixture until combined.
  • Scoop 1 inch dough balls onto baking sheet leaving room for the cookies to expand
  • Bake 8 to 10 minutes, cool
  • To make filling; beat all ingredients until well combined.
  • Assemble cookies with the filling and enjoy.