Save on Pinterest

Butter Brickle Dessert

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. Bake: 15 min. + freezing


20 servings

Updated: Oct. 16, 2022
Ideal for feeding a crowd or just your family, this special confection can be made in advance and stored easily in the freezer. "I try to keep a panful handy during summer, since that's the time my family requests it most, "relates subscriber Leila Flavell of Bulyea, Saskatchewan.
Every editorial product is independently selected, though we may be compensated or receive an affiliate commission if you buy something through our links. Ratings and prices are accurate and items are in stock as of time of publication.


  • 1 cup butter, melted
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup quick-cooking oats
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 1 jar (12-1/2 ounces) caramel topping or sauce
  • 1/2 gallon (rectangular) vanilla ice cream


  1. In a bowl, combine butter, flour, sugar, oats and pecans; spread into a greased 15x10x1-in. baking pan. Bake at 350° for 15 minutes. Cool 5 minutes; break into pieces while still warm.
  2. Pat half of the crumbs into a 13x9-in. baking pan. Drizzle with half of the caramel topping. Cut ice cream into 1-in. slices; place in a single layer in pan. Sprinkle with remaining crumbs. Drizzle with remaining topping. Freeze until firm, about 2-3 hours. Remove from freezer 10 minutes before cutting.

Nutrition Facts

1 piece: 240 calories, 14g fat (6g saturated fat), 25mg cholesterol, 157mg sodium, 29g carbohydrate (17g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein.

Recommended Video