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Grasshopper Pie

Magical.Palate's picture
Grasshopper Pie is an amazing green dessert that gets it name from its coloring. This tasty and unique dessert is a favorite amongst children. Try this Grasshopper pie for yourself!
  Chocolate wafer cookie crumb crust 400 Gram
  Miniature marshmallows 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Whipping cream 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), chilled
  Green creme de menthe 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  White creme de cacao 3 Tablespoon
  Green food coloring 3 Drop

Bake crust; cool.
Melt marshmallows in milk over low heat, stirring constantly.
Chill until thickened.
In chilled bowl, beat cream until stiff.
Stir marsh mallow mixture to blend; stir in liqueurs and fold into cream.
Fold in food color.
Pour into baked crust.
If desired, sprinkle grated semisweet choco late on top.
Chill at least 4 hours.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3861 Calories from Fat 2200

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 245 g376.2%

Saturated Fat 134.1 g670.5%

Trans Fat 20 g

Cholesterol 690.1 mg230%

Sodium 1037.2 mg43.2%

Total Carbohydrates 336 g112%

Dietary Fiber 8.1 g32.3%

Sugars 249.8 g

Protein 26 g51.2%

Vitamin A 18.5% Vitamin C

Calcium 40.8% Iron 25%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


veg.foodie's picture
sounds simple and fun... one can involve the kids too...though it really is loaded with a lot of indulgence. once in a while, I guess it will be ok, for children's parties :)
ifoodiee's picture
hey this seems like an easy recipe...i can just imagine the expression of my niece when is serve it for her!!:_)!! thanks Analee..keep would be great if you could add some pictures too..i almost overlooked this recipe..of course it is the name "Grasshopper Pie" that caught my attention!
Grasshopper Pie Recipe