Recipe for Chocolate Eclair Cake


    Chocolate Eclair Cake

    Here is a quick and easy dessert for summer.

    2 packages French vanilla pudding (instant)
    3 cups milk
    1 (8 ounce) container Cool Whip
    Graham crackers
    Chocolate Icing (recipe follows)

    Mix pudding mix, milk, and Cool Whip. Layer a 13 x 9-inch pan with graham crackers. Spread half of pudding mix onto crackers. Layer again with crackers, followed by second half of pudding. Layer once more with crackers and top with icing. Refrigerate overnight before serving.

    Chocolate Icing
    1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine
    1/2 cup evaporated milk
    1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    1 box powdered sugar
    1/2 cup cocoa

    Melt butter; add milk and vanilla extract. Stir in powdered sugar and cocoa until smooth. Spread on top of last layer of graham crackers.