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Chocolate Cream Pie

Ingredients

Directions

Crust: Heat oven to 350 degrees F.
Coat a 9 inch pie pan or plate with nonstick spray.
Process graham crackers in food processor until finely ground.
Add butter; pulse until coarse crumbs form.
Add egg white, pulse until evenly moistened.
Press crumb mixture evenly and firmly over bottom and sides of prepared pan.
Bake 8 minutes; cool on wire rack.
For filling, in bowl, whisk cocoa powder and cornstarch; whisk in 1 1/2 cups of the half and half.
In saucepan, heat remaining 1 cup half and half and the sugar over medium heat, stirring until sugar is dissolved.
Whisk in cocoa mixture and melted chocolate.
Cook, stirring, until filling begins to bubble; continue to cook, whisking, until very thick, about 2 minutes longer.
Off heat, whisk in butter and vanilla.
Spread filling in crust.
Place plastic wrap onto suface of filling; refrigerate at least 4 hours.
To serve, remove plastic wrap; spread whipped topping over filling.