Photo: Hector Sanchez; Stylist: Buffy Hargett
Makes 8 to 10 servings

No cooking is needed to make this simple Blueberry-Cheesecake Ice-Cream Pie. Just be sure to freeze Blueberry-Cheesecake Ice-Cream Pie after adding each layer to ensure easy assembly and a layered look.

How to Make It

Step 1

THE CRUST: Process shortbread cookies in a food processor until finely ground. Stir together shortbread crumbs and melted butter. Press mixture on bottom and up sides of a lightly greased 9-inch pie plate. Freeze 30 minutes or until set.

Step 2

THE FILLING: Spread 1/4 cup blueberry preserves on bottom of crust, and freeze 10 minutes. Spread half of Blueberry-Cheesecake Ice Cream over preserves, and freeze 15 minutes. Repeat layers once with 1/4 cup preserves and remaining ice cream, freezing as directed above after each layer.

Step 3

THE TOPPING: Top with sweetened whipped cream, fresh blueberries and blackberries, and lemon twists.

Ratings & Reviews

stallings06's Review

August 04, 2013
Very easy to make. It's so nice not having to make a custard; made step 1 the night before and it only took about 30 minutes to freeze in the ice cream maker. Fantastic flavor, very yummy. Only problem is it never hard-set so when I put it in the ice cream pie, I couldn't add the preserves between the layers because they just sunk into the ice cream. Then when I cut the pie, it collapsed into a soft and liquid mess despite having been in the freezer about 4 hours overall for prep and 2 hours straight after I assembled it. The flavor was still great and my guests enjoyed it, but it was disappointing to serve a "pile of pie" versus a piece of pie.