Butter Toffee Ice Cream Pie
James Carrier
Yields Makes 8 to 10 servings
AuthorTrisha Kruse, Boise, Idaho,
Trisha Kruse came up with this creamy, crunchy ice cream pie when she had toffee peanuts and was looking for a way to avoid eating them all herself!

How to Make It

Step 1
1

Coarsely chop peanuts. Soften ice cream in carton in a microwave oven on medium power (50%) at 5-second intervals, 15 to 25 seconds.

Step 2
2

Spread half the ice cream into crust, packing firmly. Sprinkle half the peanuts over ice cream. Drizzle about half the butterscotch topping over peanuts. Spread remaining ice cream onto pie, mounding in center. Top with remaining peanuts and butterscotch topping. Freeze until firm, at least 3 hours, or cover loosely and freeze up to 2 days.

Step 3
3

To serve, let stand at room temperature about 10 minutes to soften before slicing into wedges.

Ingredients

 3/4 cup toffee peanuts
 1/2 gallon butter pecan or vanilla ice cream
 1 prepared 9-inch graham cracker crust (9 oz.)
 1 jar (12 oz.) butterscotch topping

Directions

Step 1
1

Coarsely chop peanuts. Soften ice cream in carton in a microwave oven on medium power (50%) at 5-second intervals, 15 to 25 seconds.

Step 2
2

Spread half the ice cream into crust, packing firmly. Sprinkle half the peanuts over ice cream. Drizzle about half the butterscotch topping over peanuts. Spread remaining ice cream onto pie, mounding in center. Top with remaining peanuts and butterscotch topping. Freeze until firm, at least 3 hours, or cover loosely and freeze up to 2 days.

Step 3
3

To serve, let stand at room temperature about 10 minutes to soften before slicing into wedges.

Butter Toffee Ice Cream Pie