American Pie Council

2011 Contest Recipe

Silky Rich and Smooth Chocolate Pie

Silky, Rich & Smooth Chocolate Pie
Susan Boyle - Classic Chocolate

Chocolate Cookie Crust
4 cups of crushed oreo chocolate sandwich cookies
1/2 cup of melted butter flavor Crisco.
Mix well together and press hard into pie pan.
Chill until ready to use.

1 8 ounce package of cream cheese
1 cup of confectionary sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
4 Tablespoons of chocolate pudding
1/2 cup cocoa
2 1/4 cup of heavy whipping cream
1 cup of chocolate chips melted

In a cold mixing bowl whip cream cheese, sugar, and vanilla until smooth. Slowly add chocolate pudding, cocoa and whipping cream. Mixing well ;adding melted chocolate chips. Continue whipping on medium speed until filling is well blended and firm. Spoon into chilled cookie crust and garnish with whip topping.

Whip Topping for pie
2 cups heavy whipping cream
2 tablespoon sugar
1/4 cup of milk
Whip on medium until stiff peaks form
Pipe a border around pie .
Optional: chocolate curls /cookie crumbs to garnish pie