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Crunchy Chocolate Pudding Squares Recipe
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Crunchy Chocolate Pudding Squares Recipe

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This is the best dessert ever! The secret is the rich crunchy crust made with chopped pecans. It's so simple to make, but tastes wonderful.—Kimberly Lund, Park City, Kansas
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. + chilling
MAKES:12-15 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. + chilling
MAKES: 12-15 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 cups King Arthur Unbleached Self-Rising Flour
  • 1-1/2 cups finely chopped pecans
  • 2/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 cup butter, melted
  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1 carton (8 ounces) frozen whipped topping, thawed, divided
  • 3 cups cold milk
  • 1 package (5.9 ounces) instant chocolate pudding mix
  • Colored sprinkles, optional

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 475 calories, 30 g fat (15 g saturated fat), 56 mg cholesterol, 553 mg sodium, 47 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 6 g protein.

Directions

  1. In a bowl, combine the flour, pecans and brown sugar. Stir in butter. Press into an ungreased 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish. Bake at 375° for 15-20 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool on a wire rack.
  2. In a bowl, beat cream cheese and confectioners' sugar until smooth. Fold in 1 cup whipped topping. Spread over crust. In another bowl, whisk milk and pudding mix for 2 minutes. Spoon over cream cheese layer. Refrigerate for 15 minutes or until set. Spread with the remaining whipped topping. Chill until set. Garnish with sprinkles if desired. Cut into squares. Yield: 12-15 servings.
Editor's Note: As a substitute for each cup of self-rising flour, place 1-1/2 teaspoons baking powder and 1/2 teaspoon salt in a measuring cup. Add all-purpose flour to measure 1 cup.
Originally published as Crunchy Chocolate Pudding Squares in Quick Cooking January/February 2004, p7

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 475 calories, 30 g fat (15 g saturated fat), 56 mg cholesterol, 553 mg sodium, 47 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 6 g protein.

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Reviewed Nov. 29, 2011

Oh how comforting and delicious! The PERFECT summer dessert, but not only for summer! Delicious for any occasion, any time of year.

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