Peppermint Pie / w Chocolate Butter Fluff Topping

1
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

This pie made with gelatin, peppermint candy,and chocolate.
Serve with chocolate butter fluff topping is a great treat to serve to Santa with a great cup of coffee or tea.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6-8 servings
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg
    unflavored gelatin (1 teaspoon)
  • 1/4 c
    cold water
  • 2 large
    egg yolks, unbeaten
  • 1 1/4 c
    milk
  • 1/2 c
    finely crushed peppermint candy
  • 1/2 c
    whipped cream
  • 1-2 dash(es)
    red food coloring drops
  • 2 large
    egg whites
  • 1/4 c
    granulated sugar
  • ·
    9-inch pie shell or graham cracker crust, baked
  • CHOCOLATE BUTTER FLUFF TOPPING:

  • 6 tsp
    butter
  • 2 oz
    unsweetened chocolate, melted
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/2 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 1/2 c
    thawed cool whip

How to Make Peppermint Pie / w Chocolate Butter Fluff Topping

Step-by-Step

  1. Sprinkle gelatin over cold water. Stir to dissolve.
    Combine egg yolks and milk and cook and stir over low heat until mixture coats a metal spoon. Pour over gelatin mixture. Add candy; stir until dissolved. Chill. When slightly thickened, fold in whipped cream and coloring. Beat egg white until foamy, then add sugar gradually, beating until peaks hold. Fold in gelatin mixture. Spoon into pie shell; chill until firm. Spread chocolate butter fluff on top and chill again.
  2. Chocolate Butter Fluff Topping:
    Cream butter thoroughly. Add sugar gradually; beat until light and fluffy. Add chocolate, vanilla. Beat for 3 minutes until smooth. Fold in Cool Whip blending until smooth and thick. Spread on chilled pie and refrigerate until set.

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About Peppermint Pie / w Chocolate Butter Fluff Topping

Course/Dish: Pies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American




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