Saturday, July 25, 2015

Sheetz "Gobbz" Cookies for #SundaySupper

Copycat recipes are the fun theme for today's #SundaySupper, and I knew immediately what I wanted to create! Sheetz "Gobbz" cookies. Sheetz is a gas station and convenience store near my home that I frequent occasionally, and along with gas they sell made to order food, and bakery items called Shweetz that are delivered daily. One of their bakery items is a cookie called Gobbz. It is quite tasty, slightly addicting and sort of resembles a whoopie pie. I made my cookie a little smaller, and I used  buttercream for the middle. I think they are yummy!

Copycat "Gobbz" Cookies

2 1/2 cup Flour 
1/2 teaspoon Baking Powder
1/2 teaspoon Baking Soda
1/4 cup Canola Oil
1/2 cup + 2 tablespoon Buttermilk
1/2 cup Butter, softened
1 tablespoon Vegetable Shortening
1 cup Sugar
1 large Egg
1 teaspoon Orange Flavoring
Orange Color
1/2 cup Solid Vegetable Shortening
1/2 cup Butter, softened
1 teaspoon clear Vanilla Extract
4 cups sifted Confectioner's Sugar
1-2 tablespoons Milk

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Mix your flour, baking powder, and baking soda in a bowl and set aside.
Stir together your canola oil and buttermilk in a small bowl and set aside.
Cream together the butter and vegetable shortening. Add sugar, and egg. Mix well. Add the flour, alternating with the buttermilk until all are combined.
Add in orange flavoring and orange coloring. Blend until completely orange.
Cover batter with plastic wrap and chill in the fridge for 30 minutes.
Use a 1 tbl. scoop to place batter on a cookie sheet covered with parchment. 
Bake for 6-7 minutes. Let cool for 4 minutes on cooling rack. Once baked and cooled keep the cookies in a closed container until all of them are baked.

Cream together the vegetable shortening and butter. Add extract. Gradually add the confectioners' sugar and mix well, scraping the sides. Add milk a little at a time until you have a creamy consistency.
Use a Wilton # 2A tip, and pipe the buttercream icing onto one side of the cookie. Top with another cookie.
Enjoy this tasty treat!
Here are the two cookies next to one another!
Thank you for joining me today! I am so happy you stopped by!

Sunday Supper Movement

Thank you to Coleen from The Redhead Baker for hosting today's fun event!

See all the other copycat recipes below:

Main Courses
Side Dishes


  1. I'm always up for a whoopie pie ... especially an orange one!

  2. So simple and perfect for a hot day.

  3. My family loves whoopie pies, so I know they'd be thrilled with these gobbz! Perfectly made, Teri!!!

  4. This cookie makes me think of my favorite ice cream - dreamsicles! What a great summer treat!

  5. Yeah, they are reminiscent of a whoopee pie. They look good!

  6. These are beautiful! Almost too pretty to eat!

  7. These look like fun to make! I would love to make these and gift during the holidays

  8. These look so perfect! I've never tried them, but they sound yummy! So many recipes I want to try from this event!

  9. College football season is about to start and I can see these being a big hit here in East TN where the Vols reign supreme :)

  10. I've never tried an orange one. I bet it is delicious!

  11. Oh those look very yummy! And what a good idea of Sarah's to have them for a sports team!

  12. This looks pretty easy too... very cute

  13. I've never had these before! That needs to change! They sounds really yummy!

  14. Great cookies, I would love these anytime! Thanks so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday and hope to see you again soon.
    Miz Helen