Peanut Buster Dessert

Serves: 5
Total Calories: 675


1 cup all-purpose flour
1 stick butter or margarine, softened
2/3 cup chopped peanuts, dry roasted, unsalted
First Topping:
1/3 cup creamy peanut butter
1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese
1 cup powdered sugar
2 cups Cool Whip
Second Topping:
1 (3-ounce) package French vanilla instant pudding
3 cups cold milk
1 (3-ounce) box chocolate instant pudding
Third Topping:
1 (8-ounce) container Cool Whip
chopped peanuts
1 large Hershey's chocolate bar, crushed


Mix flour and butter like pie crust. Add peanuts and spread in a 9x13-inch greased pan. Bake at 350° for 15–20 minutes until golden brown. Set aside until cool.

First Topping:
Cream first 3 ingredients, then blend in Cool Whip. Spread on top of cooled baked dough.

Second Topping:
Mix all together with mixer until thick. Spread on top of cream cheese topping.

Third Topping:
Spread Cool Whip on top of pudding mixture. Sprinkle with chopped peanuts and crushed chocolate bar. Refrigerate.

Note: You can use one small box vanilla and one box chocolate pudding; use 1 1/2 cups cold milk for each box. Spread one on top of the other.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 5
Total Calories: 675
Calories from Fat: 406

This Peanut Buster Dessert recipe is from the Best of the Best from the Midwest Cookbook Cookbook. Download this Cookbook today.

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