Show Subscription Form




Caramel Chocolate Mousse Pie Recipe

Publisher Photo
Busy cooks will love the make-ahead convenience of this no-bake pie. I prepare it the night before I'm expecting company, then garnish just before serving.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. + chilling
MAKES:6-8 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. + chilling
MAKES: 6-8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans, toasted
  • 1 graham cracker crust (9 inches)
  • 7 ounces caramels (about 25)
  • 1/4 cup evaporated milk
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 20 large marshmallows
  • 1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
  • 3 tablespoons butter, cubed
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 carton (8 ounces) frozen whipped topping, thawed
  • Additional whipped topping, toasted pecan halves and chocolate curls, optional

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 546 calories, 29 g fat (15 g saturated fat), 18 mg cholesterol, 251 mg sodium, 70 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 5 g protein.

Directions

  1. Place pecans in crust. In a heavy saucepan over medium heat, cook and stir caramels and evaporated milk until caramels are melted and mixture is smooth. Cool for 10 minutes, stirring several times. Pour over pecans; refrigerate.
  2. In a heavy saucepan, combine the milk, marshmallows, chocolate chips and butter; cook and stir over medium heat until marshmallows are melted and mixture is smooth. Remove from the heat; stir in vanilla. Cool to room temperature, stirring several times. Fold in whipped topping. Pour over caramel layer. Cover and refrigerate overnight. Garnish with additional whipped topping, pecans and chocolate curls if desired. Yield: 6-8 servings.
Originally published as Caramel Chocolate Mousse Pie in Taste of Home's Holiday & Celebrations Cookbook Annual 2003, p140

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 546 calories, 29 g fat (15 g saturated fat), 18 mg cholesterol, 251 mg sodium, 70 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 5 g protein.

Reviews for Caramel Chocolate Mousse Pie

AVERAGE RATING
   (0)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (0)
4 Star
 (0)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
""
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
MY REVIEW
Reviewed Nov. 20, 2008

1. Can this be frozen after cooked to get a jump start on Thanksgiving Prep.?

2. Can I use fat free cool whip frozen topping instead?

Loading Image
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT

Contests & Promotions

Contests & Promotions

Follow Us

Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT