Friday, August 6, 2010

"Healthified" Turtle Ice Cream Cake

10chocolate wafer cookies, finely crushed (1/2 cup)
1tablespoon no-trans-fat 68% vegetable oil spread stick, melted
3cups chocolate reduced-fat ice cream, slightly softened
1/2cup fat-free hot fudge topping
2/3cup chopped pecans
3cups vanilla reduced-fat ice cream, slightly softened
cup fat-free caramel topping

1.In small bowl, mix wafer cookie crumbs and melted vegetable oil spread until crumbly. Press gently and evenly in bottom of ungreased 9-inch springform pan. Freeze 30 minutes.
2.Drop chocolate ice cream by small spoonfuls over crust; carefully spread until smooth. Freeze 1 hour or until firm.
3.Spoon and carefully spread fudge topping over ice cream. Sprinkle with 1/3 cup of the pecans; press lightly. Freeze 1 hour or until firm.
4.Drop vanilla ice cream by small spoonfuls over pecan layer; carefully spread until smooth. Sprinkle with remaining 1/3 cup pecans. Cover; freeze at least 8 hours or overnight.
5.To serve, let stand at room temperature 5 to 10 minutes to soften. Carefully remove side of pan. Cut into 12 wedges. Place each wedge on individual dessert plate; drizzle each with 1 teaspoon of the caramel topping. Store remaining ice cream cake covered in freezer.
High Altitude (3500-6500 ft): No change.

Prep Time: 30 min70% less sat fat • 62% less fat • 45% fewer calories than the original recipe. With fewer calories and less fat, this turtle won’t take a bite out of your diet!
Total Time: 11 hours 0 min

Makes: 12 servings

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving: Calories 240 (Calories from Fat 80); Total Fat 9g (Saturated Fat 3g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol15mg; Sodium 125mg; Total Carbohydrate 34g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 25g); Protein 4Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 6%; Vitamin C 0%; Calcium 10%; Iron 4Exchanges: 1 Starch1 Other Carbohydrate;0 Vegetable2 Fat Carbohydrate Choices: 2 

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.


1 comment:

  1. This looks so good! I copied and printed the recipe. My daugher is our baker in the house. I'll put this on her desk as a hint.