Turtle Brownie Ice Cream Dessert

As tempting as a sundae, these frozen treats feature chewy brownies studded with pecans, then crowned with ultra-rich ice-cream and hot fudge.

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 4 hr 30 min
  • Servings 20

Ingredients

Brownies

1
box (1 lb 2.3 oz) Betty Crocker™ fudge brownie mix
Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on brownie mix box
1/2
cup chopped pecans

Filling

2
quarts (8 cups) dulce de leche ice cream, slightly softened
1/2
cup Hershey’s® hot fudge topping, heated until warm
1/2
cup chopped pecans
1
cup frozen (thawed) whipped topping, if desired

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray bottom of 15x10x1-inch pan with cooking spray. In large bowl, stir brownie mix, water, oil and eggs until well blended. Stir in 1/2 cup pecans; spread in pan.
  • 2 Bake 15 to 17 minutes or until center is set. DO NOT OVERBAKE. Cool completely on wire rack, about 45 minutes.
  • 3 Spoon ice cream evenly over brownies; smooth with back of spoon or rubber spatula. Freeze uncovered until firm, about 3 hours.
  • 4 To serve, drizzle hot fudge topping over dessert with fork using quick strokes. Sprinkle with 1/2 cup pecans. Let stand at room temperature about 5 minutes before cutting. Serve topped with whipped topping.

Expert Tips

Vanilla ice cream can be used in place of the dulce de leche ice cream. Drizzle the bars with 1/2 cup caramel topping as well as with the hot fudge.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
350
(
Calories from Fat
170),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
19g
19%
(Saturated Fat
6g,
6%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
45mg
45%;
Sodium
160mg
160%;
Total Carbohydrate
41g
41%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
28g
28%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
8%;
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
3
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.