Easy Peppermint Dessert

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  • 55 min prep time
  • 13 hr 55 min total time
  • 10 ingredients
  • 15 servings

Ingredients

1
package (1 lb) creme-filled chocolate sandwich cookies, crushed (about 3 cups)
1/2
cup butter or margarine, melted
1/2
gallon peppermint stick, party mint or mint chip ice cream, softened
1
container (12 oz) frozen whipped topping, thawed
1/2
cup butter or margarine
4
oz unsweetened baking chocolate, chopped
2
cups sugar
1
can (12 oz) evaporated milk
1
teaspoon vanilla
1/3
cup crushed peppermint candies or candy canes

Directions

  1. 1 In medium bowl, mix crushed cookies and 1/2 cup melted butter. Press mixture firmly in bottom of ungreased 13x9-inch pan.
  2. 2 In large bowl, stir together ice cream and 2 cups of the whipped topping; spoon evenly over cookie crust. Freeze about 3 hours or until firm.
  3. 3 Meanwhile, in 2-quart saucepan, melt 1/2 cup butter and the chocolate over low heat, stirring constantly.Stir in sugar; gradually stir in milk. Heat to boiling over medium-high heat, stirring constantly. Cook and stir 5 minutes or until slightly thickened; stir in vanilla. Cool completely, about 2 hours.
  4. 4 Pour 2 cups of the chocolate sauce evenly over ice cream. Freeze at least 8 hours but no longer than 2 weeks. Cover and refrigerate remaining sauce.
  5. 5 Reheat reserved sauce until just warm. To serve, cut into 5 rows by 3 rows. Top with sauce and remaining whipped topping; sprinkle with crushed candies.

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