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Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie
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Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie

Servings 10 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 refrigerated pie crust

Chocolate Layer

  • 3/4 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 1/3 cup powdered sugar

Peanut Butter Filling

  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 cup packed light brown sugar
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 1 (12-ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed

Chocolate Topping

  • 3/4 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • 2 teaspoons corn syrup

Garnish

  • whipped cream
  • chopped peanuts

Instructions

  • Heat oven to 450 degrees.
  • Unroll pie crust and shape to fit a 9-inch pie pan, using your fingers to crimp the edges. Prick bottom all over with a fork. Bake pie crust for 9 to 11 minutes. Let cool.
  • In a small pan set over low heat, melt 3/4 cup chocolate chips with 1 1/2 tablespoons butter, and 1 tablespoon water. Whisk continuously until smooth. Whisk in powdered sugar. If too thick, add a little more water. Spread evenly on bottom of pie shell. Refrigerate.
  • To make peanut butter filling, combine butter and brown sugar in a medium saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring frequently, until butter is completely melted. Place in refrigerator for 10 minutes.
  • Transfer brown sugar mixture to a large bowl and beat it together with the peanut butter using an electric mixer. Add whipped topping and beat on low speed just until mixed in. Pour over chocolate layer and return pie to refrigerator.
  • Make topping. In a small saucepan over low heat, melt chocolate chips with butter, milk, and corn syrup. Stir continuously until smooth. Spread evenly over filling. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
  • Garnish with whipped cream and chopped peanuts.