Tropical Lime Ice Cream Pie

Enjoy this citrusy frozen pie made using lime sherbet and ice cream topped with coconut cookie crumbs - perfect tropical dessert to treat your guests.

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  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 2 hr 20 min
  • ingredients 5
  • servings 12
 

Ingredients

Crust

2
cups crisp coconut cookie crumbs
1/3
cup margarine or butter, melted

Filling

3
cups lime sherbet, softened
3
cups vanilla ice cream, softened
1
teaspoon grated lime peel, if desired

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 In medium bowl, combine crust ingredients; mix well. Reserve 1 tablespoon crumb mixture for topping. Press remaining crumb mixture lightly in bottom and up sides of ungreased 9-inch pie pan.
  • 2 In large bowl, combine sherbet, ice cream and lime peel; blend until well mixed. Spoon into crust-lined pan, spreading evenly. Sprinkle with reserved crumb mixture. Freeze at least 2 hours or until firm.
  • 3 To serve, let pie stand at room temperature for about 10 minutes before cutting into wedges.
  • 1 In medium bowl, combine crust ingredients; mix well. Reserve 1 tablespoon crumb mixture for topping. Press remaining crumb mixture lightly in bottom and up sides of ungreased 9-inch pie pan.
  • 2 In large bowl, combine sherbet, ice cream and lime peel; blend until well mixed. Spoon into crust-lined pan, spreading evenly. Sprinkle with reserved crumb mixture. Freeze at least 2 hours or until firm.
  • 3 To serve, let pie stand at room temperature for about 10 minutes before cutting into wedges.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Use a food processor or blender to easily crush the cookies.

To keep this pie for another day, first freeze it solid. Place the frozen pie in a airtight freezer bag or freezer container, or wrap it tightly in freezer aluminum foil.

Garnish the pie with a dollop of whipped ram and a sugared lime candy fruit slice.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
330
(
Calories from Fat
170),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
19g
19%
(Saturated Fat
9g,
9%
),
Cholesterol
65mg
65%;
Sodium
180mg
180%;
Total Carbohydrate
36g
36%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
27g
27%
),
Protein
4g
4%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
10%;
Vitamin C
4%;
Calcium
10%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 1 Fruit; 2 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 3 1/2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.