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Mar 21, 2009 10:23 AM

Whoopie Pies

NY Times article got me jonesing for one. There's a stand at Union Square Greenmarket that sells authentic ones, chocolate and pumpkin. Whoopie!

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  1. Who's stand is it?

    The best I've had so far came from Baked in Red Hook. Simply divine!

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    1. re: CornflakeGirl

      As I recall, it's the Oak Grove Plantation (Ted Blew) stand. I've never tried the whoopie pies, but I do love the rest of the items he sells.

      1. re: CornflakeGirl

        The ones from Baked are awesome! Their cookbook has the recipe, and Martha Stewart demonstrated the pumpkin whoopie pie recipe on her show. I made the pumpkin ones and they were delicious.

      2. Try them at Glaser's Bake Shop on 87th and 1st. Terrific!

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        1. re: Eddie H.

          I totally agree with you. I live a block away from Glaser's and I can't get enough of their whoopie pies!

        2. I bought some at Dag Hammarskjold plaza farmer's market. Pumpkin and chocolate. Don't remember the name though.

          1. One Girl Cookies has great Whoopie Pies. Looking at my pictures makes me want to have one right now.

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            1. re: Peter Cuce

              Omg. The best. Worth the trip out to Brooklyn.

              1. re: Peter Cuce

                I tried them a little over a year ago and was not impressed at all. The pumpkin was just okay and the chocolate was either over baked or just plain stale. Dry and crumbly. It was pretty bad. I should have brought it back but couldn't be bothered at the time. I never went back.

                An I was a little turned off by he fact that they were advertising that they were the first(or only?) bakery to serve whoopie pies when baked was already selling them.

              2. Tried the chocolate this past weekend. A little sweet for my taste, but pretty good. I'd recommend a glass of milk to go with.