Pop's Banana Pudding

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Amber Franks

By
@Troopersgirl64

My Daddy passed away Feb. 2010. He was always the cook in the house. A couple months after his passing, I was desperate for a bowl of his wonderful banana pudding. I remembered a couple of the ingredients he had on the counter while cooking, so I started my internet search for a recipe similar to his. To my surprise, it was "pudding" that he made...it was vanilla custard! Hope you enjoy this recipe as much as we do.....eat a bowl for my Daddy!

Rating:

★★★★★ 11 votes

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Ingredients

  • 5
    bananas
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter, unsalted
  • 3 Tbsp
    cornstarch
  • 5
    egg yolks
  • 4 c
    milk
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 2 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 1 pkg
    jackson vanilla wafers

How to Make Pop's Banana Pudding

Step-by-Step

  1. In large glass bowl, make layers of vanilla wafers & bananas. Set aside.

    Combine cornstarch, sugar, & salt in pan- wisk in the milk. Cook until hot or beginning to bubble.

    Beat egg yolks, stir in small amount of hot milk mixture. Add yolk mixture back to milk mixture.

    Cook custard until it thickens, stir constantly. Remove from heat once it coats the back of a spoon.

    Stir in butter & vanilla.

    Allow custard to cool about 15 minutes.

    Pour over cookies & bananas.

    Allow about an hour for pudding to set. If you prefer cold pudding, allow pudding to set in refrigerator.

    ***** This is sooooooooooooo good! My Daddy made the BEST banana pudding!!! ******

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About Pop's Banana Pudding

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts, Puddings
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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