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Strawberry Mudslide Pie

No recipe image available.A graham cracker crust is filled with a rich mixture of milk chocolate and cream cheese, a strawberry filling and whipped cream.

Recipe Ingredients:

1 (12-ounce) package milk chocolate pieces
2 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 (8-inch) graham cracker pie crust
1 (16-ounce) package frozen sliced California strawberries in syrup, thawed
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 tablespoon cornstarch
Sweetened whipped cream, for garnish (optional)

Cooking Directions:

  1. Melt chocolate in double boiler over hot (not boiling) water; mix until smooth. Cool to room temperature.
  2. Beat cream cheese until fluffy, beat in chocolate and vanilla until smooth and thoroughly blended. Pour into prepared pie crust; smooth top. Chill until firm.
  3. Meanwhile, heat strawberries in small saucepan. Mix lemon juice and cornstarch and add to strawberries. Cook and stir over medium heat until clear and thickened, about 3 to 4 minutes. Cool to room temperature. Pour over pie, spread to cover chocolate filling. Chill.
  4. Pipe top with sweetened whipped cream, if you wish. Cut into wedges to serve.

Makes 8 servings.

Recipe provided courtesy California Strawberry Commission. ©2003 California Strawberry Commission. All rights reserved.