WATCH: How to Make a No-Bake Chocolate Mud Pie
If you love cookies and cream, you'll love this mud-inspired chocolate pie that requires no baking at all!
This pie is a cookies and cream lover's dream! While there are many variations out there, this one is made with your favorite sandwich cookie made into a crust, layered with a dark chocolate pudding that mimics the chocolate cookie, and topped with whipped cream. We also added more crushed cookies on top!
Chocolate Mud Pie
Takes 20 minutes plus chilling
Makes 8 servings
For the Chocolate Crust:
1 1/2 cups chocolate cookie crumbs, more for topping
1/4 cup butter, melted
For the Dark Chocolate Pudding:
1/4 cup cornstarch
1/3 cup sugar
1/4 cup cocoa powder
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 cup semi-sweet chocolate, chopped
1 1/2 cups fresh milk
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 Make chocolate crust: Mix ingredients together in a bowl, and press into an 8-inch pie pan. Chill until ready to use.
2 Make Dark Chocolate Pudding: In a saucepan, mix all ingredients. Place over medium heat and cook, whisking, until mixture comes to a boil. Lower heat to simmer and simmer only until mixture thickens. Remove from heat and pour onto the chilled crust. Chill until completely cold.
3 When ready to serve, whip whipped cream until soft peaks. Dollop onto chilled pudding and spread near the edges. Sprinkle whipped cream with additional chocolate crumbs. Serve cold.