food:: grasshopper pie

Totally yum!

~Here’s the scoop~

grasshopper pie::

1 pkg. oreo cookies – crushed (reserve about a cup for topping)

1/3 c. melted butter

1 (8 oz.) pkg. cream cheese (room temp)

1/3 c. sugar

2 T. milk

8 0z. whipped topping

1/4 tsp. mint extract

10 drops green food coloring

Mix crushed cookies and melted butter, and press into pie pan

Beat cream cheese and then gradually add sugar, milk and mint extract.  Fold in whipped topping.  Spoon half of mixture into the cookie crust.  Stir the food coloring into the remaining filling and then spoon it onto the first layer.  Smooth with back of spoon and sprinkle on the reserved cookie crumbs.  Chill for 2 or 3 hours.

Enjoy!

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yarnchick40

madly, passionately in love with yarn

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