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Robert Redford Dessert

Robert Redford Dessert
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Total Time32 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: robert redford dessert, chocolate layered dessert
Servings: 8
Calories: 520kcal
Author: Heather


  • Crust
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup melted butter
  • 8 oz block cream cheese
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 8 oz cool whip
  • 1 large box instant chocolate pudding or lemon, or butterscotch
  • 1 large box instant vanilla pudding
  • 3 cups milk
  • 8 oz cool whip
  • marchino cherries chopped nuts for garnish


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • For the crust, combine pecans, flour, and butter in a bowl. Spread in a greased 9x13 baking dish.
  • Bake for 12 minutes and then let cool completely.
  • For the first layer, mix together cream cheese, sugar, and 8 oz of cool whip. Spread over crust.
  • For second layer, mix together chocolate and vanilla pudding and milk. Spread over cream cheese mixture.
  • Spread remaining 8 oz of cool whip over pudding layer. Garnish with cherries and chopped nuts.


Calories: 520kcal | Carbohydrates: 59g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 27g | Saturated Fat: 11g | Cholesterol: 52mg | Sodium: 383mg | Potassium: 333mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 40g | Vitamin A: 625IU | Vitamin C: 0.2mg | Calcium: 279mg | Iron: 1.2mg