The layer of Neufchatel cheese adds a new dimension of flavor in this tasty twist on classic chocolate pudding pie.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 10 servings
4 oz. (1/2 of 8-oz. pkg.) PHILADELPHIA Neufchatel Cheese, softened
1 Tbsp. cold fat-free milk
1 Tbsp. sugar
1 tub (8 oz.) COOL WHIP LITE Whipped Topping, thawed, divided
1 ready-to-use reduced-fat graham cracker crumb crust (6 oz.)
2 pkg. (1.4 oz. each) JELL-O White Chocolate Flavor Sugar Free Fat Free Instant Pudding
2 cups cold fat-free milk
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Let's Make It
Beat Neufchatel, 1 Tbsp. milk and sugar in large bowl with whisk until blended. Stir in 1-1/2 cups COOL WHIP; spread onto bottom of crust.
Beat pudding mixes and 2 cups milk in separate large bowl with whisk 2 min. (Pudding will be thick.) Immediately stir in remaining COOL WHIP; spread over Neufchatel layer in crust.
Refrigerate 4 hours or until firm.
Small Changes Add Up
Small ingredient substitutions, such as PHILADELPHIA Neufchatel Cheese, fat-free milk, COOL WHIP LITE Whipped Topping, and a ready-to-use reduced-fat graham cracker crumb crust, result in a savings of 90 calories and 5g of fat, including 4g of sat fat, per serving when compared to a traditional recipe.
Prepare as directed, using one of the following flavor options: Double-Layer Chocolate Pie: Use OREO Pie Crust and Chocolate Pudding. Double-Layer Key Lime Pie: Use 2 pkg. (1 oz. each) JELL-O Vanilla Flavor Fat Free Sugar Free Pudding and add 2 tsp. lime juice with the Neufchatel, and 2 tsp. lime zest with the pudding mixes. Double-Layer Pumpkin Pie: Use 2 pkg. (1 oz. each) JELL-O Vanilla Flavor Fat Free Sugar Free Pudding and reduce the milk to 1 cup. Add 1 can (16 oz.) pumpkin, 1 tsp. ground cinnamon, 1/2 tsp. ground ginger and 1/4 tsp. ground cloves with the pudding mixes.
How to Soften Neufchatel
Place completely unwrapped package of Neufchatel on microwaveable plate. Microwave on HIGH 10 to 15 sec. or until slightly softened.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 9g
Saturated Fat 5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 30g
Dietary Fibers 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.