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Ice Cream Dessert Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Elaine Buege
Added: Thursday, May 14, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
BASE:
4 T butter
1 quart mint ice cream
1 1/4 cups crushed vanilla wafers (28)


TOPPING:
2 squares unsweetened chocolate
3 well beaten egg yolks
1 1/2 cups sifted powdered sugar
1/2 cup chopped nuts
1 tsp vanilla
3 egg whites
1/2 cup butter

Directions:
Directions:
BASE: set out ice cream to soften to spreadable level. Melt butter. Crush vanilla wafers and mix with butter. Reserve 3 tablespoons of wafer mix for topping. Press the rest into an 8X8 or 9X9 pan. Spread ice cream over base and put in freezer.

TOPPING: melt butter and chocolate. Gradually stir chocolate mixture into egg yolks. Add powdered sugar and vanilla; beat until smooth. Stir in nuts. In a separate bowl, beat egg whites until stiff; fold into chocolate mixture. Spread over ice cream and top with remaining wafer crumbs. Freeze.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Variations: any flavor of ice cream you like paired with chocolate instead of mint; graham crackers or chocolate Teddy grahams instead of vanilla wafers.

 

 

 

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