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Peppermint Dream Ice Cream Dessert
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
5 mins
1 hr
Total Time
1 hr 15 mins

The perfect holiday dessert with layers of chocolate, peppermint ice cream, and vanilla wafer cookies.

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: peppermint dream dessert, peppermint dream ice cream dessert
Servings: 12 servings
Author: Kristen Duke
  • 11 oz. box of crushed vanilla waffers crushed
  • 1/2 cup butter melted
  • 2/3 cup butter
  • 2 squares Baker's Chocolate
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1/2 gallon peppermint ice cream
  1. Combine crushed vanilla wafers and 1/2 cup of meted butter. Press half of the mixture into the bottom of a 9x13 pan to make the crust. Reserve the rest for the topping.

  2. Melt 2/3 cup butter with 2 squares of Baker's sweet chocolate in a sauce pan or microwave bowl. Let partially cool, and then add 2 egg yolks, 2 cups powdered sugar, and 1 tsp. vanilla. Stir until mixture gets creamy smooth and a bit lighter in color. Spread over crumb crust, then freeze.

  3. Put softened peppermint ice cream on top of chocolate layer and smooth out any lumps. Sprinkle the rest of crumb to pping on top and freeze.

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