The Best Banana Puddin'

The Best Banana Puddin'

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Heather Richards

By
@CoffeeLuvR

Found this one online when preparing for having guests - love banana pudding & was hoping for the "homemade custard" version, but ended up trying this one simply because it was easier - it was divine!!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg
    cream cheese
  • 1 can(s)
    sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 box
    banana cream instant pudding
  • 4 c
    milk (per package)
  • 1
    regular container of cool whip
  • 4-6
    whole bananas
  • 1 box
    vanilla wafers

How to Make The Best Banana Puddin'

Step-by-Step

  1. Start with the room temperature cream cheese.
    Mix in the sweetened condensed milk.
    Then add the instant pudding mix. Once this is thoroughly blended, add the milk (per instant pudding instructions). Put in refrigerator to “set” for a few hours.
    Once pudding is firm, mix in 1/4th of the cool whip. Don’t blend thoroughly. Mixed in lightly with a swirled appearance is fine.
    The cool whip makes the pudding mixture more spreadable (as I found out once when I tried to leave out the cool whip).
  2. Now you are ready to assemble the layers in a 9 x 12 baking dish.
    Slice 2-3 bananas for the bottom layer. Cover with 1/2 the pudding mix. Put down a thin layer of plain cool whip. Top with crumbled vanilla wafers.
  3. Repeat.
    Line the finished product with whole vanilla wafers.

    I prepared this early in the day; by the time it was time for dessert that evening the wafers were soft, which I like, but if you prefer crispy wafers just assemble it shortly before you serve. Enjoy!

Printable Recipe Card

About The Best Banana Puddin'

Course/Dish: Puddings



Leave a Comment

32 Bacon Recipes You Need in Your Life

32 Bacon Recipes You Need in Your Life


How do you make a recipe better? You add bacon, duh. Salty, bacony goodness, we absolutely love the flavor kick bacon gives a recipe. From vegetables to soups to breakfast casseroles to macaroni and cheese, bacon is a delicious addition to any recipe. Check out these 32 bacon recipes to get your taste buds drooling!

8 Make at Home Stir-Fry Recipes

8 Make at Home Stir-Fry Recipes


Have a craving for stir-fry but don’t want to grab take out? Well, we’ve found 8 stir-fry recipes you can make at home. Stir-fry recipes can typically be prepared quickly which is ideal if you’re looking for a last-minute meal. From chicken to beef and veggie, these restaurant-quality recipes are loaded with flavor and delicious […]

27 Stuffed Food Recipes

27 Stuffed Food Recipes


From appetizers to meat and baked treats, stuffed recipes are fun. Stuffed peppers are always a winner but other dishes can be stuffed too. Crescent dough can be stuffed with pretty much anything. Turn a basic chicken breast into something special by stuffing it with cheese and bacon. Stuffed shells are traditionally Italian but give […]