Mississippi Mud

Mississippi Mud Recipe

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Bobbi Ruetsch

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@thebestcakebaker

Although it is "mud" there is no chocolate in this recipe. It is a very refreshing summertime dish, although I serve it year round. It takes a little time to put together but it is well worth it.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

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  • 2 c
    walnuts, chopped & divided
  • 1 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 stick
    butter, melted
  • 1 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1-8 oz
    cream cheese, room temperature
  • 2-3oz pkg
    vanilla pudding, cook kind
  • 1-12 oz
    cool whip, thawed
  • 3 - 4
    bananas, sliced
  • ·
    coconut
  • ·
    maraschino cherries

How to Make Mississippi Mud

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook the pudding. Let cool.
  2. Preheat oven to 400. Mix together the flour, 1 cup nuts and the butter. Press into a greased 13 x 9 pan. Bake for 15 minutes. Let cool.
  3. After the crust and pudding are cool. Mix together the cream cheese and confectioners sugar, then fold in 1/2 of the cool whip. Spread on cooled crust.
  4. Spread the cooled pudding onto the cream cheese layer. Place the sliced bananas on the pudding, lightly pressing them into it.
  5. Spread the remaining cool whip over the pudding.
  6. Put the coconut, remaining nuts & the cherries on top of the cool whip. Let set at least 4 hours or overnight.
  7. Enjoy!

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