Easy and Delicious Banana Pudding

Amy Herald


My mom used to make this for us as kids. I use cool whip on the top, but it can also be done with a meringue. Just prepare it in an oven proof baking dish and spread your favorite meringue reicpe over the top and bake until slightly golden on top. MMM mmmmm!


★★★★★ 7 votes

5 Min
10 Min
Stove Top


  • 4 (3 oz) pkg
    cook & serve vanilla pudding
  • 30
    vanilla wafers
  • 4
  • 1 (8 oz)
    container of frozen whipped topping, thawed

How to Make Easy and Delicious Banana Pudding


  1. Line the bottom of a clear glass bowl with 15 vanilla wafers, or enough to cover the bottom.
  2. Peel and slice 2 ripe bananas and layer slices over vanilla wafers.
  3. Prepare pudding according to package directions. Cool for five minutes.
  4. Pour half of pudding over bananas and vanilla wafers; Repeat layers with remaining bananas, wafers and pudding.
  5. Chill in refrigerator for 2-4 hours.
  6. Spread whipped topping over the top of pudding. Serve chilled.

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About Easy and Delicious Banana Pudding

Course/Dish: Puddings, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Collection: Let's Have A Picnic
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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