Good Morning America Recipes

Peanut Butter Pie with Chocolate Honey Glaze

The Pie of Emeril's Eye Contest Finalist

GMA Recipes Dessert
|
Servings:6-8
Difficulty: Moderate
Cook Time: min

This pie from Marilee Simon of Westerville, Ohio was a finalist in Emeril Lagasse's pie contest.

Ingredients

  • Crust
  • 1 1/4 cups pretzel crumbs, finely crushed
  • 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 stick butter, melted
  • Pie
  • 6 Reeses Cups (or more if you like)
  • 1 pint whipping cream
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 8 oz. cream cheese softened
  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 6 tbsp. milk
  • 2 tsp. vanilla
  • 1/2 cup peanuts
  • Glaze
  • 2 tbsp. peanut butter
  • 4 tbsp. honey
  • chocolate syrup
  • Cooking Directions

    Combine crust ingredients well and press into a 9" pie pan. Bake for 6 to 8 minutes at 350 degrees. Remove and cool completely.

    Make the Pie: Chop Reeses Cups and spread into cooled crust.

    Whip cream until soft peaks form. Add powdered sugar and whip until peaks are stiff. Set aside.

    In large bowl, cream peanut butter and cream cheese. Add powdered sugar and combine well. Add milk and vanilla and beat for one minute on high speed.

    Fold whipped cream into cream cheese mixture until completely blended. Spoon into pie shell on top of Reeses Cups.

    Garnish with peanuts or as desired. Pie must be refrigerated for at least four hours before serving. Store leftovers in refrigerator.

    Make the Glaze: Combine peanut butter and honey until blended and smooth. Add chocolate syrup until desired consistency. Serve over individual pie slices.

    Recipe copyright ©2000 by Emeril Lagasse

    Recipe Summary

    Main Ingredients: reese's cups, cream cheese, pretzel crumbs

    Course: Dessert


    Other Recipes That You Might Like
    Karen's Peanut Butter Pie
    Nuttin' Like Pie for Dessert
    Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie
    Try This Indulgent Dessert Tonight
    Peanut Butter S'mores
    Adding some PB to a Campfire Specialty
    Emeril's Peanut Butter-Chocolate Cookies
    Peanut Butter + Chocolate = A Tasty Cookie
    Emeril's Chocolate Bundt Cake
    With Peanut Butter Filling and Chocolate Glaze
    Chocolate Cookie Peanut Butter Banana Pie
    Emeril Lagasse's Recipes For Kids
    Peanut Butter Pudding in a Flash
    A Creamy and Protein-Packed Dessert
     
    Foodspotting
    VIDEO: The Ramen Burger
    VIDEO: Rays & Stark Bar in LA employs an expert to help you choose from 20 brands of water.
    VIDEO: Haylee Nelson reveals all the delicious flavors that make up the new "Sunrise Sundae."
    VIDEO: Ladies and Gentlemen... The Crookie
    VIDEO: World, meet The Cronut
    Food Tips: How To...
    Karen's Kitchen
    Check out "GMA's" chef/food stylist's blog here.
    PHOTO: Karen Pickus apple crisp is shown here.
    Karen's Apple Crisp Crunch Check out "GMA's" chef/food stylist's sweet apple dessert.
    PHOTO: Karen Pickus cherry galette is shown here.
    Karen's Cherry Galette Check out "GMA's" chef/food stylist's recipe for a tasty dessert.
    More Ways To Get GMA
    Connect with GMA
    Social Tools Facebook Twitter Twitter Connect with GMA YouTube RSS