Chocolate Cream Dessert

3/4 Cup cold butter or margarine
1 package choclate cake mix, 18 1/4 oz.
1 egg, lightly beaten
1 package cream cheese softened, 8 oz.
1 cup confectioner's sugar
4 cups whipped topping, divided, 16 oz.
3 cups cold milk
2 packages instant chocolate pudding mix, 3.9 oz each
2 tablespoons chocolate curls

In a bowl, cut butter into cake mix until crumbly. Add egg and mix well. Press into a greased 9 x 13 x 2 baking dish. Bake at 350 for 15-18 minutes or until set. Cool completely on wire rack.

In a small mixing bowl beat cream cheese and confectioners' sugar until smooth. Fold in 1 cup of whipped topping. Carefully spread over the crust; refrigerate.

In a bowl, whisk the milk and pudding mix for 2 minutes; let stand until slightly thickened. Spread over the cream cheese layer. Top with remaining whipped topping. Refrigerate for 2 hours before cutting. Garnish with chocolate curls. Refrigerate leftovers.

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