Butterscotch-Walnut Pumpkin Pie

November 22, 2013 by Kenmore


preparation time
0 mins

cook time




1.5 cup ginger snaps, crushed Crust

0.5 cup ground walnuts, plus 2 Tbsp divided Crust

1 cup butter/ margarine, melted Crust

16 ounces cream cheese, soft Filling

15 ounces (1 can) pumpkin Filling

2 teaspoons ground cinnamon Filling

1 teaspoons ground ginger Filling

0.5 teaspoons mace Filling

0.5 teaspoons cardamom Filling

1 cup powdered sugar Filling

3 ounces (1 pkg) butterscotch instant pudding Filling

1 tablespoons maple syrup Filling

1 cup whipping cream or whipped topping Filling

1 cup walnuts, chopped Filling

1 cup toffee pieces Filling

0.67 cup brown sugar Topping

0.67 cup flour Topping

4 tablespoons butter/ margarine Topping

0.5 cup walnuts, chopped Topping

6 egg whites Meringue Topping (covers 1 pie)

1 cup sugar Meringue Topping (covers 1 pie)

1 tablespoons cream of tartar Meringue Topping (covers 1 pie)

12 ounces whipped topping Quicker Version -- Whipped Topping (covers 1 pie)

1 teaspoons cinnamon Quicker Version -- Whipped Topping (covers 1 pie)


Step 1: Crust

Preheat oven to 350. Prepare pie crust for 2 (9-inch) pie plates. Mix crust ingredients together and press against the bottom and sides of the 2 pie plates.

Step 2: Crust

Place in oven for 10 mins. Cool on wire rack and set aside.

Step 1: Filling

In a mixing bowl, whip the cream cheese until light and fluffy. Add the pumpkin. Mix well.

Step 2: Filling

Add the spices, powdered sugar, pudding, and maple syrup. Mix well.

Step 3: Filling

Fold in 1-1/2 cups whipped cream or cool whip. Fold in the chopped walnuts and toffee pieces.

Pie Assembly:

Spread filling over the cooled crust. Mix pie topping ingredients together and sprinkle on filling. Prepare one of the two toppings - Meringue or whipped topping.

Step 1: Optional Meringue Topping

Preheat oven to 425. Use a clean bowl and beater free of any grease. Separate eggs, being careful not to get any yolk in the bowl. **Meringue will not set up properly if there is any fat (yolk).

Step 2: Optional Meringue Topping

**Make sure the egg whites have been at room temp for at least an hour. Beat egg whites on med - high. When soft peaks have formed,add 1 cup of sugar very gradually, until not grainy. Add the cream of tartar.

Step 3: Optional Meringue Topping

Spread on the pie, being careful not to seal all the edges. Put in preheated oven for 8 - 10 mins, until lightly golden. Refrigerate at least 2 hrs before serving.

Step 1: Optional Whipped Topping (Quicker Version)

Mix in the whipped topping with the cinnamon. Spread over pie. Drizzle with butterscotch topping.

Step 2: Optional Whipped Topping (Quicker Version)

Sprinkle with walnuts and toffee, as desired. Refrigerate at least 2 hours before serving.


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