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Nilla turtle pumpkin cream pie

Recipe details:

Nilla turtle pumpkin cream pie

what you need

  • 40 Nilla Wafers, divided
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/4 cup butter or margarine, melted
  • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons caramel ice cream topping, divided
  • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons chopped pecans, divided
  • 2 (3/4 ounce) packages vanilla instant pudding
  • 1 cup cold milk
  • 1 cup canned pumpkin
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 2 cups thawed frozen whipped topping, divided

here's how

  1. Cut 5 wafers in half and reserve for garnish.
  2. Finely crush remaining wafers; mix with sugar and butter until blended.
  3. Press crumb mixture onto bottom and up side of 9-inch pie plate.
  4. Pour 1/4 cup caramel topping into crust; sprinkle with 1/2 cup nuts.
  5. Beat pudding mixes and milk in large bowl with whisk 2 minutes.
  6. Add pumpkin and spices; mix well.
  7. Stir in 1 1/2 cups whipped topping; pour into crust; refrigerate 1 hour.
  8. Top with remaining whipped topping, reserved wafer halves, caramel topping and nuts just before serving.

tip

Great for holiday entertaining!