Secret Treasure Whoopie Pies

Preparation info
  • Makes


    small whoopie pies
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Cupcakes for Kids

By Rosie Anness and Cortina Butler

Published 2014

  • About

Gold and silver pirate treasure resting on a bed of white chocolate buttercream peeps out from inside chocolate shells, just waiting to be discovered. We used a selection of gold, silver and bronze sprinkles, edible pearls and a few yellow jellied sweets.


For the Cakes

  • 75 g/3 oz/6 tbsp butter
  • 130


  1. Preheat the oven to 190°C/375°F/Gas 5. Line two large baking sheets with baking parchment.
  2. Cream the butter for a few minutes until soft and pale. Add the sugar and continue to beat until the mixture is pale and fluffy.
  3. Add the vanilla extrac