Pastel De Ron ( Rum Pie)

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Total Time
3hrs 20mins
Prep
20 mins
Cook
3 hrs

Posted for ZWT II. Something a little different if you're looking for a Mexican dessert. Adapted from a little cookbook I have called Mexican Desserts and Drinks. Prep/cook times are guesses.

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Ingredients

Nutrition
  • CRUST

  • 8 sheets graham crackers, crushed
  • 6 tablespoons butter or 6 tablespoons margarine, melted
  • 14 cup sugar
  • 12 cup nuts, crushed in food processor (any kind)
  • 12 teaspoon salt (omit this if using salted nuts)
  • FILLING

  • 2 (1/4 ounce) envelopes unflavored gelatin
  • 2 cups half-and-half
  • 13 cup sugar
  • 1 (12 ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed
  • 12 cup rum (any kind, whatever you prefer)
  • 1 teaspoon rum extract

Directions

  1. CRUST:.
  2. Preheat oven to 325ºF.
  3. In a mixing bowl, blend all crust ingredients until well-mixed. Press mixture into a 10 inch springform pan, going 1/2 inch up the sides. Bake at 325ºF for 10-15 minutes, or until lightly browned. Set aside to cool.
  4. FILLING:
  5. In a medium saucepan, sprinkle gelatin over half-and-half. Add sugar and cook over medium heat until both sugar and gelatin are dissolved. Cool completely.
  6. Scrape thawed whipped topping into a large bowl. Fold in cooled gelatin mixture until well-mixed. Mix in rum and rum extract. Pour into prepared crust. Chill for at least two hours before serving.