If you’re in the mood for a cool and creamy dessert that requires very little work, you’re going to love our latest icebox cake. Creamy peanut butter, fluffy Cool Whip, and crunchy Oreos give this dessert not only amazing flavor but texture too!
This recipe is perfect for those days when we’re craving a sweet treat but don’t want to turn on the oven. It takes less than ten minutes to create the cake, then we pop it in the freezer for a few hours to set up – and did we mention it only has five ingredients?! Delicious desserts don’t get much easier than this. Our family gobbled this up, and we bet yours will too!
Peanut Butter Oreo Icebox Cake
10 MINUTES ACTIVE; 4 HOURS INACTIVE TO PREPARE, SERVES 6-8
- 1 (16 oz.) container Cool Whip
- 1 1/2 cups peanut butter, crunchy or creamy
- 3/4 cup fudge sauce, or to taste
- 1/4-1/3 cup peanuts
- 1 box Oreos, divided
- Line an 8×8-inch baking dish with aluminum foil or parchment paper.
- Create four rows of Oreos along the bottom of your baking dish.
- In a separate bowl, mix together Cool Whip and peanut butter until totally combined.
- Spread 1/2 peanut butter mixture over Oreo crust, then top with another layer of Oreos and 1/2 cup fudge.
- Spread on remaining peanut butter mixture and top with remaining fudge.
- Crumble remaining Oreos and sprinkle them, along with peanuts, over the top.
- Place in refrigerator for 4-8 hours, or overnight, or in freezer for 3-4 hours.
- Slice, serve and enjoy!
Recipe adapted from Something Swanky