Frozen Pistachio Pie
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Frozen Pistachio Pie

Pistachio pudding and ice cream combine as a filling for a chocolate crumb crust in this frozen pie.

8
servings
20 min
PREP TIME
08 hrs 30 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

Crust

1 1/2 cups crushed chocolate graham crackers

3 tablespoons sugar

1/3 cup Land O Lakes® Butter melted

Filling

1/3 cup chopped salted pistachios, reserve 2 tablespoons

1 quart (4 cups) vanilla ice cream, slightly softened

1 (3.4-ounce) package instant pistachio-flavored pudding and pie filling mix

1 drop green food color, if desired

Topping

1/2 cup chocolate fudge topping, warmed

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 375°F.

  2. STEP 2

    Stir together all crust ingredients in bowl. Press onto bottom and up sides of 9-inch glass pie pan. Bake 8-10 minutes. Cool 15 minutes.

  3. STEP 3

    Combine pistachios, ice cream, pudding and food color in bowl. Spoon mixture into cooled crust. Cover; freeze 8 hours or overnight until firm.

  4. STEP 4

    Drizzle 1 tablespoon chocolate fudge topping over each serving; sprinkle with reserved pistachios just before serving.

Nutrition

430Calories
22Fat (mg)
45Cholesterol (mg)
430Sodium (mg)
56Carbohydrates (g)
<1Dietary Fiber
5Protein (g)

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  March 02, 2016

Can someone tell me do you first cook the pudding or not?

— says Kathleen
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Test Kitchen Comment March 03, 2016

Hi Kathleen, you do not need to cook the pudding first. Happy baking!

— says Mallory
  June 20, 2011

This is a simple and fantastic recipe! As another reviewer had, I opted to use a pre-made Oreo Cookie crust to save some time. When I'm feeling more adventurous, I'll definitely try out the recommended crust. I also reduced the calories by using Jello's Fat-Free, Sugar-Free Instant Pistachio pudding and Eddy's Slow-Churned French Vanilla ice cream. Absolutely delicious and not a health-buster! Definitely going to be a go-to dessert this summer. Thanks, L'OL!

— says Anne K.
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