Peanut Butter Pie

I am not an overly enthusiastic peanut butter fan, but this recipe for Peanut Butter Pie is one I enjoy. Using a store bought pie crust makes this ridiculously easy recipe even simpler. It really takes no time at all, you just have to wait for it to sit in the fridge for a bit.


8 oz cream cheese, softened

1 cup peanut butter, smooth

½ cup confectioner’s (icing) sugar

10 oz cool whip, thawed

chocolate syrup (optional)

For the pie crust, I have used the following recipe, or I just buy them ready made (I used a shop bought Oreo crust for one of my pies).

peanut butter pie 2

Peanut Butter pie with no cream on top and a shop bought crust

1. If making your own pie crust, make this first using the recipe above

2. Whisk the cream cheese, sugar and peanut butter until well combined and smooth

3. Fold in 8 oz of the cool whip (half of it at a time) and make sure it gets well combined

A shop bought Oreo pie crust

A shop bought Oreo pie crust

4. Pour peanut butter mixture into the pie crust and smooth out

5. Top with the 2 oz of cool whip that is left, and evenly spread over the top – you can leave out this part if preferred

6. Drizzle chocolate syrup over the top (optional) and then place in the fridge to cool for at least 4 hours

Seychelles Mama

12 thoughts on “Peanut Butter Pie

  1. seychellesmama says:

    Mmmmmmm sounds so so so good!!i wish my husband wasn’t allergic to peanut butter, but then maybe it’s a good thing else I’d eat it all the time!!!! Loving the food post again for #myexpatfamily food really makes up such a big part of things we miss as expats and what represents our new expat life!! Xx


  2. Phoebe @ Lou Messugo says:

    I love peanut butter but this sounds too rich for me. What’s “cool whip”? The idea of oreo pie crust is OTT American and I’d LOVE to try it! It just wouldn’t ever happen in France!!! Linking up with #myexpatfamily


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