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3 Vegan Twinkie Recipes to Get You Through the Twinkiepocalypse

2. Organic Twinkie Knock-off Via Grist

In video format, Gristís Umbria shows you how to DIY your own organic Twinkie knock-off in under four minutes.

Watch ‘DIY Twinkies Knock-off Recipe’

3. Vegan Twinkies via Shmooed Food

Another vegan Twinkie recipe can be found on the blog, Shmooed Food.
America’s children get 40% of their calories from junk food. With Hostess ceasing operation, kids who make daily stops at convenience stores and bodegas for junk food on their way to school will be out of one option, at least temporarily.

Got a favorite organic or vegan recipe for one of the Hostess products that will disappear from store shelves soon? Let us know in the comments.

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5:26AM PDT on Jul 18, 2013

the article said three vegan recipes. the video one was obviously not vegan!

9:45PM PDT on Mar 14, 2013

Whoopie!! ;-)

5:22PM PST on Feb 15, 2013

*interesting

5:21PM PST on Feb 15, 2013

Sounds intereting... thanks for the suggestions! :)

12:29PM PST on Feb 9, 2013

If anyone is interested, I found the most authentic Twinkie recipe on Epicurious.com. They have the recipe right.

9:05PM PST on Feb 5, 2013

Thanks! Haven't had one in years!

1:20AM PST on Jan 30, 2013

The cake part reminds me of a sponge cake, which is so good!! I like the fluffy cream cheese idea for the filling....loving ginger as I do I'd prob add some minced fine candied ginger root to the cream filling. Sweet idea for kids/teens to make......

6:59PM PST on Jan 27, 2013

Thank you

12:03AM PST on Jan 25, 2013

Thanks

7:26PM PST on Jan 20, 2013

Will that stand up in court? The twinkie made me do it.....

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