Cookies 'n' Cream... A Dieter's Dream!

Lucille Hoerle

By
@hoerlel

Indulge your love of cookies and coffee without the java jolt.


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Serves:

8

Prep:

15 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
sugar
1/4 c
cornstarch
1 Tbsp
instant coffee granules
1 large
egg
2 1/2 c
1% low-fat milk
1 Tbsp
kahlua (coffee-flavored liqueur)
16
reduced-fat cream-filled chocolate sandwich cookies (such as reduced fat oreos), divided
1 1/2
frozen reduced-calorie whipped topping, thawed

Directions Step-By-Step

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1. Combine first 4 ingredients in a bowl; stir well with a whisk. Cook milk in a heavy saucepan over medium-high heat to 180 degrees or until tiny bubbles form around edge (do not boil). Gradually add hot milk to egg mixture, stirring constantly with a whisk. Return milk mixture to pan; cook over medium heat until thick (3 minutes), stirring constantly. Reduce heat to low; cook 2 minutes. Remove from heat; stir in Kahlua. Pour into a medium bowl; place bowl in a larger bowl of ice water, stirring occasionally until mixture is cool.
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2. Coarsely chop 8 cookies; fold chopped cookies and whipped topping into pudding. Spoon about 1/2 cup cookie mixture into each of 8 (6-ounce) small parfait glasses or custard cups. Cover and chill at least 2 hours or until cold. Top each serving with a cookie.
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Makes 8 servings. Nutritional values per serving: 227 calories (21% from fat), 5.4g fat (sat 3g), 5.1g protein, 40.2g carbohydrates, 0.7g fiber, 31mg cholesterol, 183mg sodium and 107mg calcium.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Puddings, Other Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Low, #cal