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Pistachio Ice Cream Dessert
1 cup crushed Ritz crackers
1â�„4 cup butter, melted
3â�„4 cup cold milk
1 package (3.4 oz.) instant pistachio pudding mix
1 quart vanilla ice cream, softened
1 container (8 oz.) whipped topping
2 packages (1.4 oz. each) crushed Heath candy bars
In a bowl, combine the cracker crumbs and butter. Press into an ungreased 9 inch square baking pan. Bake at 325 degrees for 7-10 minutes or until lightly browned. Let cool on a wire rack.
In a large bowl, whisk milk and pudding mix for 2 minutes. Let stand for 2 minutes or until soft-set. Stir in ice cream, mix well and pour over crust. Cover and freeze for 2 hours or until firm.
Spread with whipped topping and sprinkle with crushed candy bars. Cover and freeze for 1 hour or until firm.
By Linda Bryant
(This recipe was contributed as part of a "Cook of the Week" feature.)