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Dulce de leche means "milk jam" and is sweetened milk that is cooked until it thickens into creamy caramel. This dessert includes dulce de leche ice cream on a buttery shortbread cookie crust.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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Recipe Summary

prep:
25 mins
freeze:
5 hrsto overnight
Servings:
9
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Dulce de Leche Ice Cream Torte

Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a medium bowl combine cookie crumbs and butter. Press half of cookie crumb mixture (about 1 cup) evenly onto bottom of an 8x8x1-7/8-inch disposable foil pan or a 9x9x2-inch baking pan. Set aside. Soften 1/2 the ice cream over cookie crumb layer in pan. Top with half of the nuts. Sprinkle remaining cookie crumb mixture over layers in pan. Cover and freeze for 1 to 2 hours or until firm.

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  • Soften remaining ice cream. Carefully spread ice cream over frozen layers in pan. Cover and freeze overnight or until very firm.

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  • To serve, top with remaining cashews. Cut into squares and serve with Pineapple Topping. Makes 9 servings.

Nutrition Facts (Dulce de Leche Ice Cream Torte)

440 calories; total fat 25g; saturated fat 10g; polyunsaturated fat 2g; monounsaturated fat 9g; cholesterol 41mg; sodium 349mg; potassium 146mg; carbohydrates 50g; fiber 1g; sugar 30g; protein 6g; vitamin a 389IU; vitamin c 12mg; thiamin 0mg; riboflavin 0mg; niacin equivalents 1mg; vitamin b6 0mg; folate 36mcg; vitamin b12 0mcg; calcium 111mg; iron 2mg.

Pineapple Topping

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Directions

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  • In a large skillet, melt butter. Add packed brown sugar; cook and stir until sugar is dissolved. Add pineapple, stir to coat. Serve at once or cover and chill up to 3 days; reheat before serving.

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Reviews

7 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 2
  • 4 star values: 1
  • 3 star values: 3
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: Unrated
07/23/2013
Made this several times & it has always been a big hit.