November 9, 2016

Easy Mint Chocolate Mud Pie

Mint Chocolate Mud Pie: Oreo crust, mint chocolate chip ice cream, homemade hot fudge sauce and whip cream.

Mint Chocolate Mud Pie by A Teaspoon of Home

Mint chocolate mud pie was my birthday cake of choice for at least the first 18 years of my life. There is nothing better than the combination of flavors and textures that come with every bite. Mint chocolate chip is my all time favorite ice cream flavor. Then mix in my great grandma’s hot fudge recipe and you have a treat that can’t be beat.

Mint Chocolate Mud Pie by A Teaspoon of Home

The thing I love about making mud pies is their versatility. Just think of the combinations you could create! Oreo/peppermint/fudge, Oreo/moose tracks/fudge, graham cracker/key lime pie/cream, graham cracker/S’more/fudge/cream, the possibilities are endless!

Mint Chocolate Mud Pie

Ingredients

  • 10-12 Oreos
  • 2 T butter
  • Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream
  • Nana's Hot Fudge Sauce
  • 1/4 c cocoa
  • 1 1/2 c sugar
  • 1 1/2 squares of baking chocolate
  • 1 cube butter
  • 1 (13 oz) can Evaporated milk
  • Whipped Cream

Instructions

  1. Make Oreo crumble crust and mix melted butter.
  2. Press into pie plate.
  3. Spread softened ice cream over crust and freeze.
  4. Make Nana's Hot Fudge Sauce
  5. Nana's Hot Fudge Sauce
  6. Melt butter and chocolate.
  7. Add sugar and cocoa then heat 1 minute in microwave.
  8. Gradually add milk and mix.
  9. Heat in increments of 4 minutes.
  10. Pull out and stir and cool.
  11. Repeat until fudge reaches a thick consistency.
  12. Spread hot fudge sauce over frozen ice cream and freeze several hours.
  13. Spread whipped cream on top of hot fudge layer and freeze for an hour.
  14. Garnish with candy or cookie crumbs.
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We got on a serious mud pie kick when we discovered Blue Button Ice Cream. It is the perfect blend of cream and sweet. Really it doesn’t matter what kind of ice cream you use, it’s the combination of flavors and textures that will make your mouth water every time.

 

Mint Chocolate Mud Pie by A Teaspoon of Home

Give it a try for your next family party or gathering of friends. You will be the star.

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Mint Chocolate Mud Pie by A Teaspoon of Home

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