Peanut Butter-Banana Icebox Pie

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Peanut Butter-Banana Icebox Pie is the dessert equivalent of a swimming hole—so refreshing you can't help but dive in.

Yield: Makes 8 servings
Total:
Recipe from Southern Living

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Recipe Time

Hands On: 30 Minutes
Total: 9 Hours, 10 Minutes


Ingredients

  • 2 cups cinnamon graham cracker crumbs (about 15 sheets)
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped honey-roasted peanuts
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 (4-oz.) semisweet chocolate baking bar, chopped
  • 2 cups whipping cream, divided
  • 1 (8-oz.) package cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 large bananas, sliced
  • Toppings: sweetened whipped cream, chocolate syrup, chopped honey-roasted peanuts

Preparation

  1. 1. Preheat oven to 350°. Stir together first 3 ingredients; firmly press on bottom, up sides, and onto lip of a lightly greased 9-inch pie plate. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until lightly browned. Remove from oven to a wire rack, and cool completely (about 30 minutes).
  2. 2. Microwave chocolate and 1/2 cup whipping cream in a small microwave-safe bowl at MEDIUM (50% power) 1 1/2 minutes or until chocolate is almost melted, stirring at 30-second intervals. Whisk until chocolate melts and mixture is smooth. (Do not overheat.) Spoon chocolate mixture into prepared crust.
  3. 3. Beat cream cheese, next 2 ingredients, and 1/4 cup whipping cream at medium speed with an electric mixer until mixture is light and fluffy.
  4. 4. Beat vanilla and remaining 1 1/4 cups whipping cream at high speed until stiff peaks form. Fold one-third whipped cream mixture into peanut butter mixture to loosen; fold in remaining whipped cream mixture.
  5. 5. Arrange banana slices over chocolate mixture in crust. Spread peanut butter mixture over bananas. Cover and chill 8 hours. Serve pie with desired toppings.
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