1 cup crushed graham crackers
1 cup crushed soda crackers
1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine, melted
1 1/3 cups milk
1 large box instant vanilla or French vanilla pudding
1 quart butter pecan ice cream, softened
1 cup pecan pieces
Mix crust ingredients and pat into bottom and up sides of two 9-inch pie tins or the bottom only if using a 13 x 9-inch pan. Bake for 8 minutes at 350°F. Cool.
Mix Filling ingredients until smooth using electric mixer. Pour into cooled crust. Put into freezer until firm.
Remove from freezer and cover with a thin layer of Cool Whip and the pecan pieces. Return to freezer. Cover if you will not be using it immediately.
Makes 2 (9-inch) pies or 1 (13 x 9-inch) cake pan.