Cookie Dough Ice Cream Pie

by Cait on July 13, 2012

So.

It’s Friday.

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And I’m pretty sure friday calls for ice cream in some form or another.

But I’ve done the cone thing a couple of times now…

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And milkshakes just make so many dishes…

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So obviously the next logical thing to do was to make an ice cream pie.

You’re following me right?

Good.

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This had everything on my list when it comes to a frozen dessert:

  • Ice cream
  • Whipped cream
  • Cookie crumble
  • Minimal effort/cleanup

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The best part is that this pie is so versatile – you can adjust it to whatever you tastes may be.  Chocolate, Mint Chip, Peanut Butter, Coffee…the combinations are endless.

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Cookie Dough Ice Cream Pie

Ingredients:

  • Pack of chocolate creme cookies (I used Newman’s Own)
  • 1/4 cup of butter or margarine (room temperature)
  • Quart of favorite ice cream flavor (I used slow-churned cookie dough)
  • Container of cool-whip
  • 1/2 cup mini chocolate chips

Directions:

  1. Combine cookies with butter in a food processor and process until well-combined
  2. Place crumbs in the bottom of a greased pie or round cake pan.  Place in freezer for one hour.  Meanwhile, remove quart of ice cream from the freezer to allow it to soften enough to spread on top of the cookie crust.
  3. Remove crust from the freezer and top with softened ice cream, spreading evenly atop the crust then transfer back into the freezer for up to 1 hour (or until ice cream is firm)
  4. Remove once more from the freezer and top with cool-whip spreading evenly atop the layer of ice cream.  
  5. Top with mini chocolate chips and place back into the freezer until cool-whip is firm  (I left mine overnight).
  6. Remove from freezer in the morning, slice and enjoy!

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Katie July 13, 2012

Yesssss! Yes, yes, yes! I’m so excited to make this. Weekend project for sure. LOVE YOU.

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Cait July 13, 2012

Yay!!!! Take lots of pictures of A eating it! :) Love you right back friend!!

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Claire @ Live and Love to Eat July 13, 2012

Girl, you are KILLING me. :)

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Cait July 13, 2012

Haha sorry!! :)

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Rachel July 13, 2012

oh my gosh lol I’m drooling at my desk right now haha

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Cait July 13, 2012

Hahah – I wish I could send you a piece through the computer!

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Kelli H (Made in Sonoma) July 13, 2012

Everyone is making ice cream pies on the blogsphere today! I’m making one tomorrow for a birthday! Ice cream pies are awesome, and yours look delicious!

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Cait July 13, 2012

I totally agree – there’s really nothing better – especially if it includes cookie crumble :) Happy early birthday!

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Katie @ Talk Less, Say More July 13, 2012

oh.my.god. please bring me a piece!

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Cait July 13, 2012

Yes ma’am! :)

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Kelly July 13, 2012

Oh I need this!!!!

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Cait July 13, 2012

It was SO good!

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Lauren July 13, 2012

Oh hell yes!

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Cait July 13, 2012

Haha! My thoughts exactly :)

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Natalie July 18, 2012

This is getting made in my house!!

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Cait July 19, 2012

Yay! It’s SO good! If it’s anything like our house it won’t last long once it’s made :)

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