Quick and Easy

No-Bake Mini Chocolate Mint Pies

Details

Time
4 hours
Skill Level
Beginner
Yields
16 mini pies

Have dinner in the oven but need a dessert? These no-bake mini chocolate pies are the answer. Use the microwave to melt HERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK Chips. Transform chocolate sandwich cookies into tiny pie crusts. Then top your mini chocolate pie bites with HERSHEY'S KISSES Candy Cane Mint Candies. 

Ingredients & Directions

Prep Time
30 minutes
Chill Time
3 hours 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 10

    chocolate vanilla cream filled sandwich cookies

  • 2 Tbsps

    butter, melted

  • 2 cups

    HERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK Mildly Sweet Chocolate Chips

  • 1/4 tsp

    peppermint extract

  • 1 tub

    frozen whipped topping (8 oz), thawed

  • 16

    HERSHEY'S KISSES Brand Candy Cane Mint Candies

READY TO MAKE THE RECIPE?

Step-By-Step Directions

Equipment Needed 

1-3/4 inch muffin cup tin
1-3/4 inch muffin cup tin
food processor
food processor
small muffin cups
small muffin cups
microwave-safe bowl
microwave-safe bowl
microwave
microwave
measuring cups
measuring cups
rubber scraper
rubber scraper
refrigerator
refrigerator
1

Crush cookies in food processor or blender. Combine crushed cookies and melted butter. Press about 1 heaping teaspoon cookie mixture into 16 small muffin cups (1-3/4 inches in diameter), packing tightly. (Cups should be filled about 1/3 full).

2

Place chocolate chips in large microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at Medium (50%) 1 minute; stir. If necessary, microwave at Medium an additional 15 seconds at a time, stirring after each heating, until chocolate is melted and smooth when stirred. Blend in peppermint extract. Gradually blend in whipped topping. Divide mixture into prepared crusts. Cover; refrigerate 3 to 4 hours or until firm.

3

With knife, loosen pies from cups and remove from pan. Remove wrappers from candy cane candies. Top each mini pie with candy piece. Store, covered in refrigerator.

Tip

Chilled mini pies can be placed in muffin cup liners for easier serving.

Additional questions?