Sand Bucket Dessert

Debbie wright


This A fun dessert for adults and children. I brought this to a family picnic with a Luau theme. I tried something a little different and it was very good. It had almost a cheese cake flavor. This would be really good with bananas added to it .

★★★★★ 1 vote
30 Min


1 large
package a vanilla sandwich cookies, you could use vanilla oreos but i used the store brand. you will need a lot of these depending on the size of your bucket
2 small
packages vanilla pudding
3 c
cold milk
1 can(s)
sweetened condensed milk
12 oz
container cool whip
1/2 c
powdered sugar
1 stick
butter room temp
8 oz
cream cheese room temp
1 tsp
pure vanilla extract
clean sand bucket with shovel
1 pkg
gummy fish , or whatever you would like to garnish with


1Run cookies thru food processor or blender and get them really fine. Remember you want them to look like sand. I found doing 6-8 at a time worked well.
2In a small bowl cream together butter, cream cheese, powdered sugar and vanilla.
3In a large bowl mix pudding, both milks and whipped cream. When blended well slowly add cream cheese mixture.
4Start layering in the sand bucket cookie layer first then pudding mixture. Repeat layers ending with the cookies on top.
5Cover with foil and refrigerate at least 3-4 hours. When ready to serve garnish with gummy fish and serve with the shovel.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids