Deluxe Chocolate Pudding
Make instant pudding special in no time with this rapid recipe from Audrey Thibodeau of Mesa, Arizona. Creamy servings get a little zip from almond or rum extract, richness from sour cream and a pleasant crunch from pecans.
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 10 min.
- 1-3/4 cups cold milk
- 1 package (3.9 ounces) instant chocolate pudding mix
- 1/4 cup sour cream
- 1/2 teaspoon almond or rum extract
- 1/4 cup chopped pecans, optional
- 4 pecan halves, optional
- In a bowl, combine milk, pudding mix, sour cream and extract. Whisk until slightly thickened, about 2-3 minutes. Stir in pecans if desired. Spoon into four bowls. Top with pecan halves if desired.
Nutrition Facts1/2 cup: 140 calories, 1g fat (0 saturated fat), 7mg cholesterol, 369mg sodium, 27g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 7g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 starch, 1/2 fat-free milk.
Originally published as Deluxe Chocolate Pudding in Quick Cooking November/December 1999