Today's Tip
To prevent burning saucepan when boiling milk, sprinkle bottom of the pan with granulated sugar. Let it get hot, then pour in the milk. It also keeps milk from boiling over More Tips


Detailed, Step by Step Instructions and Explanations. Fully Illustrated. Both US and Metric Measurements. Nutrition Facts. Preparation Time. Cooking Time. Waiting Time. All Recipes Tried and True. Get Your Fill of the Platinum Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipes Collection.










The Internet's Most Comprehensive Recipes Collection

Buy Now!                                    







Frozen Peanut Butter Pie with Caramel Sauce



-----------------------------------SAUCE-----------------------------------
1/4 c (1/2 stick) unsalted butter
1/2 c (or more) whipping cream
1/2 c Packed dark brown sugar
1/2 c Sugar
2 T Light corn syrup
1 t Vanilla extract
-----------------------------------CRUST-----------------------------------
Nonstick vegetable oil spray
1 pk (9-oz) chocolate wafer
-cookies
5 T Butter, melted
----------------------------------FILLING----------------------------------
1 pk (8-oz) cream cheese,
-room temperature
1 c Sugar
1 c Crunchy peanut butter (do
-not use old-fashioned style
-or freshly ground)
1 c Chilled whipping cream
2 T Vanilla extract
-----------------------------------GLAZE-----------------------------------
1/2 c Whipping cream
10 oz Semisweet chocolate, chopped
1/2 c Chopped roasted peanuts


FOR SAUCE: Melt butter in heavy medium saucepan over medium heat. Add 1/2 C whipping cream, both sugars and corn syrup and bring to boil, stirring frequently. Reduce heat and simmer until slightly thickened, stirring occasionally, about 5 minutes. Mix in vanilla extract. Cool. (Sauce can be prepared 1 day ahead. Cover and chill.)
FOR CRUST: Spray 9-inch-diameter glass pie dish with nonstick vegetable oil spray. Finely grind chocolate wafer cookies in processor. Transfer cookie crumbs to bowl. Add 5 T melted butter and stir until moist crumbs form. Press crumb mixture onto bottom and up sides of prepared dish. Place crust in freezer.
FOR FILLING: Using electric mixer, beat cream cheese and sugar in large bowl until smooth. Beat in peanut butter. Using electric mixer fitted with clean dry beaters, beat whipping cream and vanilla extract in medium bowl to stiff peaks. Fold cream into peanut butter mixture. Mound filling into chilled crust. Smooth top. Freeze overnight.
FOR GLAZE: Bring whipping cream to simmer in heavy medium saucepan. Add chopped semisweet chocolate and stir until melted and smooth. Cool to lukewarm. Spoon glaze over filling. Sprinkle with chopped peanuts. Freeze until chocolate sets, about 30 minutes. (Can be prepared 3 days ahead. Keep frozen.)
Let pie stand 20 minutes at room temperature. Using warm knife, cut pie into wedges. Place pie on plates. Bring sauce to simmer, thinning with more cream if necessary. Spoon warm sauce around pie and serve.













         ©2007-2017 PlatinumRecipesCollection.com All rights Reserved.