This cool, easy, yummy pie with the combination of chocolate and mint always goes fast! It's perfect for Christmas or New Year's and a great way to get rid of those leftover candy canes. Variations include adding instant coffee instead of peppermint sticks for a mocha flavor, adding 3 tablespoons creme de menthe and 2 tablespoons creme de cocoa for a grasshopper pie, or adding Dutch chocolate mix for a double chocolate pie.

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Ingredients

8
Original recipe yields 8 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Mix cookie crumbs and butter together in a bowl; press into a pie plate. Refrigerate pie crust until chilled, at least 30 minutes.

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  • Heat marshmallows and milk together in a saucepan over medium-low heat until melted and smooth, 5 to 10 minutes. Remove from heat and cool. Fold crushed peppermint candy into marshmallow mixture.

  • Beat cream in a glass or metal bowl using an electric mixer until medium peaks form. Lift your beater or whisk straight up: the tip of the peak formed should curl over slightly. Fold whipped cream into marshmallow mixture; pour into pie crust. Chill until set, at least 2 hours.

Nutrition Facts

306.4 calories; protein 2.5g 5% DV; carbohydrates 37.4g 12% DV; fat 17.2g 27% DV; cholesterol 50mg 17% DV; sodium 132.7mg 5% DV. Full Nutrition