Butterscotch-Gingersnap Tarts
 
Makes 6 tarts
Ingredients
  • 48 gingersnap cookies*, finely ground
  • 10 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 (3.4-ounce) box butterscotch instant pudding and pie mix
  • 2 cups cold whole milk
  • ½ cup frozen nondairy whipped topping, thawed
  • Buttered Pecans (recipe follows)
Instructions
  1. Spray 6 (4-inch) tart pans with removable bottoms with cooking spray. Set aside.
  2. In a medium bowl, combine ground gingersnap cookies, 8 tablespoons melted butter, and sugar until moistened. Add remaining 2 tablespoons butter if needed. Divide cookie mixture among tart pans, pressing with the back of a spoon or bottom of a plastic cup. Place on a rimmed baking sheet. Refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  3. In a medium bowl, beat pudding mix and cold milk with a whisk for 2 minutes. Gently whisk in whipped topping. Spoon pudding into prepared gingersnap crusts. Refrigerate for at least 3 hours or overnight. Sprinkle with Buttered Pecans.
Notes
*We used Nabisco Gingersnap Cookies.
Recipe by Southern Lady Magazine at https://www.southernladymagazine.com/butterscotch-gingersnap-tarts-recipe/