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Oreo Cookie Recipe

Updated on December 11, 2013

Make Your Own Oreo Cookies

Have you ever wanted to make your own Oreo's cookies? This Oreos Cookie Recipe will teach you how to make Oreos cookies at home. Quick and easy and tastes really great. If the kids are bored, gather the ingredients listed below and make them some oreo flavored cookies! Watch the oreo cookie recipe videos and if you make this recipe, come back and leave a comment and tell me how much the kids and you love them!

Oreo Cookies make a great treat at kids birthday parties!

Cook Time: 20 min

Level: Easy

Yields: 32 yummy cookies

Oreo Cookie Recipe
Oreo Cookie Recipe

Ingredients for Oreo Cookies Recipe

Ingredients to Make the Dough:

1 1/3 cups Dutch-process cocoa powder

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting

1/4 teaspoon salt

2 sticks unsalted butter, softened

2 cups granulated sugar

2 large eggs

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Ingredients to Make the Filling:

1 stick unsalted butter, softened

1/2 cup vegetable shortening

3 cups confectioners' sugar, sifted

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Oreo Cookie Recipe
Oreo Cookie Recipe

Directions for Oreo Cookies Recipe

Prepare the dough:

1. Sift together the cocoa powder, flour and salt in a large bowl

2. Using a mixer, cream the butter and sugar

3. Add the eggs one at a time, the vanilla, incorporating each ingredient before adding the next

4. Add dry ingredients, mix until incorporated

5. Divide the dough into 2 pieces

6. Place one piece between 2 lightly floured sheets of parchment paper and roll into a 1/4-inch-thick rectangle

7. Repeat with the other piece of dough

8. Refrigerate both rectangles, covered with the parchment sheets, until firm, at least 1 hour or up to several days

9. Using a 2-inch round cutter, cut the dough into 64 circles

10. Place the cookies about 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets and chill for 20 minutes

11. Preheat the oven to 325 degrees

12. Bake the cookies until they are set and slightly darker around the edges, about 20 minutes

13. Cool completely on wire racks

Prepare the filling:

1. Using a mixer, cream the butter and shortening until fluffy

2. Beat in the confectioners' sugar and vanilla

3. Flip half of the cookies upside down and top each with 1 level tablespoon of filling

4. Press the remaining cookies on top to make sandwiches

Have you ever tried making your own Oreo cookies from a recipe?

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      AnimalHouse 4 years ago

      I could try. Thanks for the recipes.

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      blanckj 6 years ago

      My husband's favorite. Thanks for sharing.

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      LemonTreeDesigns 6 years ago

      Wow! I didn't know you could make those!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      Diet or no diet I'm definitely making these!

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      KimGiancaterino 6 years ago

      These look delicious ... I do love Oreos!