Grandma's No-Roll-Crust Chocolate Pie

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

I like this because I’m not very good with rolling out pie crusts and the prep time and cook time are fast when you need something on the run. I also wanted to share the recipe because it’s very old. My grandma said this has been passed on for a very long time. I have added the chocolate pudding and Cool Whip to make it an even faster recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 12 cup cooking oil
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 12 cups flour
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 (3 1/2 ounce) box instant pudding mix, made according to package directions (chocolate or your choice)
  • 1 (8 ounce) container Cool Whip


  1. Pour the oil and milk into the flour, sugar, and salt.
  2. Blend the mixture.
  3. Press into the pie pan with your fingers.
  4. Make a design with a fork if wanted.
  5. Bake 15 minutes at 375°F.
  6. Cool and fill with pudding and frost with Cool Whip.
Most Helpful

Sha Lyn, you need to read the directions more carefully; the pudding and cool whip are for the pie filling, the rest is for the crust. Jeff, thanx for a great idea; I will be trying in the future.

chinasmom2000 January 02, 2008

This is not a recipe for chocolate pie crust. It is a recipe for chocoate pie. The title is very miss-leading

sha_lyn68 January 01, 2008