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Betty's Emerald Isle Dessert- St. Patrick's Day

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Betty demonstrates how to make a St. Patrick's Day Dessert. This is a beautiful emerald green dessert dressed up for St. Patrick's Day.
Ingredients
For making vanilla pudding mix
  Vanilla pudding mix 6 Ounce (2 (3-ounce))
  Milk 4 Cup (64 tbs)
Other ingredients
  Lime jello 6 Ounce (2 (3-ounce))
  Milk 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
For crust
  Soda crackers 40 , crushed
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Melted butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
For garnish
  Whipped topping 2 Tablespoon (Cool Whip as needed)
  Green maraschino cherries 4 (as needed)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat oven to 350 degree F.

MAKING
2. Prepare vanilla pudding mix as per package instruction with milk.
3. Sprinkle dry lime Jello mix over hot vanilla pudding. Stir well.
4. Pour 1 ½ cups milk, mix well, cover with plastic wrap, and set aside to cool.
For Crust:
5. In a 13-inch by 9-inch by 2-inch Pyrex dish, combine crushed cracker, sugar, and melted butter. Mix well and press evenly in bottom of dish.
6. Pop the dish in oven and bake for about 7-9 minutes or until golden. Remove crust from oven and cool.

FINALIZING
7. Pour pudding mixture into cooled crust. Refrigerate until pudding is set.

SERVING
8. Cut into squares and serve topped with whipped topping and green maraschino cherry.

Things You Will Need
13-inch by 9-inch by 2-inch Pyrex dish

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Chilling
Dish: 
Pudding
Occasion: 
St Patricks Day
Ingredient: 
Pudding Mix
Interest: 
Party
Servings: 
15

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 313 Calories from Fat 80

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 9 g13.3%

Saturated Fat 3.8 g18.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 16 mg5.3%

Sodium 486.7 mg20.3%

Total Carbohydrates 52 g17.2%

Dietary Fiber 0.04 g0.17%

Sugars 22.5 g

Protein 6 g11.7%

Vitamin A 3.5% Vitamin C

Calcium 9.7% Iron 14.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Betty's Emerald Isle Dessert- St. Patrick's Day Recipe Video