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Chocolate Cakie Sandwiches

Chocolate Cakie Sandwiches

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Cakies have a soft, spongy consistency with a subtle chocolate flavour. When you enjoy them with cream cheese icing, Chocolate Cakie Sandwiches are even sweeter.

  • Author: Jessica
  • Prep Time: 5
  • Cook Time: 10
  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: 20 sandwiches 1x
  • Category: Dessert
  • Method: Bake
  • Cuisine: American/Canadian

Ingredients

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Ingredients:

  • 1 cup and 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened apple sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract</li>

Frosting:

  • 1 1/2 cups low fat cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 3 tablespoons plain fat free Greek yogurt
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Food colouring (optional)

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C).
  2. In a medium-sized bowl combine flour, brown sugar, granulated sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
  3. In a smaller bowl combine apple sauce, egg, and vanilla.
  4. Add apple sauce mixture to flour one. Stir to combine.
  5. Spoon (1 and 1/2 teaspoon sized) cakie batter onto cookie sandwich pan or baking sheet.
  6. Bake for 9 to 10 minutes.
  7. To prepare frosting, combine cream cheese, sugar, yogurt, and vanilla in a mixing bowl. Mix until smooth. Add food colouring, a few drops at a time.
  8. Let cakies cool before frosting. Enjoy!

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