Dairy Queen=Ice Cream.
And coupled with the idea of embedding Pi within the pie, this ice cream pie was created.
The pie is really simple to make, and if you're using store-bought crust that would make this a bake-free pie. Perfect for baking n00bs.
Like me. XD
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Step 1: Materials N' Stuff
Graham Cracker Crust (You can make the crust yourself if you want, but I was running low on time)
Ice Cream (Soft Serve)
Cake Crunch (kinda like crumbly Oreos)
Now, I know that VERY few people have an ice cream machine, or cake crunch (which I'm sure many are puzzled about), or are willing to go buy decorating piping gel. SO the best alternatives (in order) would be a store bought tub of ice cream, Oreos crushed to bits, and whatever you want to use to decorate.
Oh, and I almost forgot. You're going to need to carve trenches into the ice cream later, and I used two hand-pump heads for it so that the pi symbol would have a curve at the end. Use anything for this as long as it's clean and you don't mind using it.
Step 2: Fill in the Pie
Also, just so it's a bit easier later, smooth over the top with something.
Step 3: Dig the Trenches and Fill Them
Once the trench has been dug, fill it in with your filling of choice; in this case, cake crunch. Pat it down CAREFULLY so it's solid. Then repeat on the other one.
Step 4: Top Layer
Step 5: MORE ICE CREAM!!!
Anyway, just put more ice cream on top of your filler. Cover it up, and smooth it out for decorating.
Step 6: Decorate!
Anyway, I did this a few times and that's it!
Step 7: A Few Tips...
1. Try to freeze this in between steps. This would help when decorating and other stuff because the ice cream will stay firm and not get all runny.
2. Make sure you have a clear understanding of how the pi symbol looks. Then plot from there. I thought the angle would have worked, but it looks a bit funky... XP
3. HAVE FUN. Cause that's what it's all about, right?