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Homemade American moon pie recipe

60 min

This Southern American dessert is loved by everyone. Learn here how to make homemade moon pie, just by following this simple recipe. Enjoy!

60 min


number of servings


  • 6 oz butter Added to
  • 14 cup light brown sugar Added to
  • 12 cup cane syrup Added to
  • 14 tsp vanilla extract Added to
  • 112 cups all-purpose flour Added to
  • 1 cup cracker crumbs Added to
  • 34 tsp salt Added to
  • 12 tsp baking soda Added to
  • 12 tsp baking powder Added to
  • 14 tsp ground cinnamon Added to
  • 2 tablespoon whole milk Added to


  • 18 oz marshmallow crème Added to


  • 16 oz semisweet chocolate Added to
  • 2 tablespoon vegetable oil or canola oil Added to


1. Step

In a bowl, add the cream butter, brown sugar, syrup, and vanilla. Mix until obtaining a fluffy mixture.

2. Step

In a separate bowl, combine the flour, cracker crumbs, salt, baking powder, baking soda, and ground cinnamon.

3. Step

Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients until the dry ingredients are thoroughly incorporated.

4. Step

Add the milk. Mix until the dough comes together.

5. Step

Turn the dough out onto a large sheet of plastic wrap. Flatten with the palm of your hand. Wrap the edges of the plastic wrap around the dough. Refrigerate for an hour or overnight.

6. Step

Cut out cookies and place them on a cookie sheet.

7. Step

Bake for 12 minutes in a 325°F oven. Allow cookies to cool completely.

8. Step

Once your cookies have cooled, spoon approximately ¼ cup of marshmallow crème into the centre of 12 cookies.

9. Step

Top with a second cookie and gently press down until the marshmallow just touches the edge. Place sandwiches on a cookie sheet and chill for at least 15 minutes.

10. Step

Melt the chocolate and let it cool until is warm.

11. Step

Place the sandwich's cookies into the warm chocolate. Turn until thoroughly coated. Then, place the cookies back onto the cookie sheet.

12. Step

Let cookies stand until the chocolate shell has completely hardened.

13. Step

Enjoy your moon pie!

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