Robert Redford…at least the next best thing

I was looking through a collection of my grandmother’s old, handwritten recipes. My dad has been cleaning out some of her belongings and found her recipe box. Dad offered to let me look through them to see if there were any recipes I wanted to keep. As  I was looking through her recipes, I found one “Next Best Thing to Robert Redford”.

And just in case you’re wondering about the rest of the recipe instructions and how to make the next best thing to Robert Redford…here is the entire recipe.

1 cup flour

1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened

1 cup finely chopped pecans

1 (8 oz) package cream cheese, softened

1 cup sugar

1 (9 oz) carton frozen non-dairy whipped topping, thawed

1 (6 3/4 ounces) package instant vanilla pudding mix

1 (6 3/4 ounces) package instant pudding mix

3 cups cold milk

grated chocolate candy bar (optional)

Prepare bottom crust by mixing together flour, butter, and pecans until crumblike. Press mixture into greased 13×9-inch baking pan. Bake at 350 degrees 15-20 minutes until lightly golden. Cool.

Beat cream cheese until sugar until smooth. Fold in half of whipped topping. Spread mixture over cooled crust. Combine vanilla and chocolate pudding mixes. Beat in milk until smooth and thickened. Spread over cream cheese layer. Spread remaining whipped topping over top. Sprinkle with grated chocolate bar. Refrigerate overnight.

There you have it. Sounds like it would be a pretty good dessert.

~ Melinda ~

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Recipes. Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to Robert Redford…at least the next best thing

  1. You just can’t go wrong with handwritten recipes from Grandma! I’d love to try this one because it sounds delicious 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s