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How to Make Homemade Twinkies

by Joe Cassady

Today, we’re going to make one of my favorite treats – Homemade Twinkies. I think you’ll like these, too. Put your shopping list together. Everything you need is listed below.

Cooking spray

1 cup water

3 eggs

1/3 cup vegetable oil

1 (18.25 ounce) box yellow cake mix

1 (5.1 ounce) package instant vanilla pudding mix

1/2 cup butter at room temperature

1/2 cup shortening

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1/4 teaspoon salt

3 cups confectioners' sugar

1 (7 ounce) jar marshmallow creme

2 cups boiling water (optional)

1 (3 ounce) package raspberry-flavored Jell-O® mix (optional)

2 cups flaked coconut (optional)

2 tablespoons cornstarch, or as needed (optional) 

Enjoy your Homemade Twinkies! Be sure to share them with your friends, family and coworkers.

Check out my other delicious recipes http://929wlmi.com/latest-updates/authors/34/ 

By Bart Everson (Flickr: Twinkie the Kid) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons