Chocolate-Banana Graham Cracker Cake

Pat Duran Recipe

By Pat Duran kitchenchatter

about 10 servings
20 Min

This recipe is from the back of the Honey Grahams box. This is my photo though. This will be great for a 4th of July BBQ. Keep frozen until ready to use then thaw 1 hour in refrigerator before slicing to serve.
This is another of those recipes that is very versatile; try different pudding and fruit other than banana, like chopped fresh berries, or fruits. I have a gazillion mix and match buzzing around in my head.

pinch tips: How to Melt Chocolate


3 oz
pkg. instant chocolate pudding (or other flavor)
1 c
cold milk
9 oz
tub cool whip,thawed, divided
1 medium
banana, diced (or other fresh fruit)
2 pkg
or sleeves of honey graham crackers (22 whole crackers)

Directions Step-By-Step

Beat pudding mix and milk in a medium bowl with whisk for about 2 minutes. Stir in 1 1/2 cups of the thawed cool whip and bananas or other fruit.
Spread a little more than a Tablespoon on each of the 22 crackers. Stack grahams together, then stand on edge on serving platter to make a loaf shape.
(If you have any chocolate mixture left spread on top of loaf).
Now frost with remaining cool whip, top then all sides.; sprinkle with nuts or decorate as you like.
Freeze until firm if not using right away otherwise keep in refrigerator for 4 hours before serving.
If freezing- when frozen thaw in refrigerator for 1 hour before slicing to serve. Can store covered in freezer up to 2 weeks.
Great for graduation , using school colors too.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts, Puddings
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American

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Georgeanna Autrey Georgeanna_Autrey
May 17, 2012
I am going to make this, it sounds yummy !!! Blueberries are just coming on
Brenda Downey BJD
May 17, 2012
I know this is going to be very delicious, because of the crackers..yum that salty taste along with fruit and mousse type mixture! I will be making this soon!
Pat Duran kitchenchatter
May 17, 2012
These are made with graham crackers not soda crackers, thankd for taking a peek at this recipe, Brenda.
Stormy Stewart karlyn255
May 17, 2012
Nice Pat. another winner
Leila Rockwell leilaroc
May 17, 2012
yummy I think I need to try this as sure sounds good. Love every ingredient. Thank you Pat for sharing.
Brenda Downey BJD
May 17, 2012
Oh I see, it is made using graham crackers..but still, it looks good, and I am going to make it..ty!
Pat Duran kitchenchatter
May 20, 2012
Thank you Stormy and Vanessa for sharing.

Thank you Leila and Brenda I know you will love it- it is so simple-and the one I made was ravished in one day!
Nor M. Adashandapinchoflove
Jul 14, 2014
Yummy and so easy! Great recipe Pat!
Pat Duran kitchenchatter
Jul 14, 2014
Thank you Noreen- the kids love to help make this( the ones I am a nanny to)..most of all they can never wait to eat it...LOL