Millionaire Pie Recipe

Sarah Grossett | The Gold Lining Girl Updated

Millionaire Pie is smooth except for the wonderful crunch of the pecans. Dessert perfection!

This super easy and fast dessert is like a piña colada in pie form. It's fruity, creamy, simple, and delicious too! This simple no-bake pie reminds me of a family favorite recipe: pink stuff.

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Pink stuff is a staple at every family get-together. Every holiday, every picnic, every occasion.

My grandma particularly loves it. Whenever she stumbles upon that recipe, she get so excited and always says "Oh, I'm gonna make this for <insert next holiday here>!"

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Pink stuff is essentially a base of Cool Whip and sweetened condensed milk, with various fruity mix-ins. It's really light, fluffy, creamy, and yeah… fruity.

The most notable ingredient is a can of cherry pie filling that gives it the lovely pink hue! We refer to this dish as a 'salad', but it's really a dessert, in my opinion.

A refreshing and light dessert!

Millionaire Pie Image

Millionaire pie is not all that different from our beloved pink stuff. In this recipe, you again start with a base of Cool Whip and sweetened condensed milk. They're fabulous together!

I happily eat either of those things all on their own with a spoon. Did you ever meet a Cool Whip and sweetened condensed milk recipe that you didn't love? Exactly.

And if you're anything like my family, you actually have quite a few more recipes that start off with this dynamic duo. We have a surprising amount of them, but no complaining here!

The main difference between pink stuff and Millionaire pie is, of course, that it's a pie! So there's that.

But it also has a little bit different mix-ins than my family's pink stuff. With all the coconut and pineapple, this pie tastes a ton like a piña colada.

Millionaire Pie Pic

It's a fantastic summertime dessert that comes together in literally minutes. The taste is out of this world – like piña colada in a pie.

It's chock-full of sweetened coconut, loaded up with pineapple and maraschino cherries (I adore those little sugar bombs!), and gets a generous helping of crunchy, buttery pecans for nuttiness and texture.

So now I want every picnic or BBQ I attend this summer to have this pie waiting for me. It's got summertime written all over it! 

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Millionaire Pie Recipe

  8 Servings

Ingredients

  • 1 20 ounce can Crushed Pineapple, Drained well
  • 1 6 ounce jar Maraschino Cherries, Drained well, chopped
  • 1/2 cup Chopped Pecans
  • 1 cup Sweetened Shredded Coconut
  • 1 14 ounce can Sweetened Condensed Milk
  • 1 8 ounce container Cool Whip, Thawed
  • 1 Shortbread Pie Crust

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine pineapple, cherries, pecans, coconut, and sweetened condensed milk.
  2. Fold in Cool Whip.
  3. Spread into crust. Store in refrigerator. 

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Author: Sarah Grossett
Recipe Yields: 8 slices
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 slice
Servings Per Recipe 8

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 186
Calories 576

% Daily Value*
36%
Total Fat 23g
57%
  Saturated Fat 12g
5%
Sodium 117mg
27%
Total Carbohydrate 80g
2%
  Dietary Fiber 2g
  Sugars 71g
14%
Protein 7g

* Percent Daily Value are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
** Nutrition Facts are estimated based on ingredients and data provided by Fat Secret. Please consult a doctor if you have special dietary needs.
Sarah Grossett

About Sarah

Sarah has an affinity for shiny golden objects, hence the name of her blog: The Gold Lining Girl. Peanut Butter's the one thing she'd take to a desert island, so it's only right that she's our Peanut Butter Fanatic!