Chocolate Mint Parfaits
Need a quick dessert for guests or your family? These creamy pudding parfaits, layered with whipped cream, are a real treat!
15 min.prep time
45 min.total time
1 (3.9-ounce) package chocolate instant pudding and pie filling mix
1/2 teaspoon mint extract
1/4 cup crème de menthe chocolate candy thins, chopped
whipped light cream
Mint leaves or crème de menthe chocolate candy
Combine half & half, pudding mix and mint extract in medium bowl. Prepare according to package directions. Cover; refrigerate at least 30 minutes.
Just before serving, spray a generous dollop of whipped cream into each of 4 stemmed dessert glasses. Top each with 1 teaspoon candy and 1/4 cup pudding. Repeat layers.
Garnish with whipped cream and mint leaves or candy.
Be creative and try layering your favorite cookies or candies in these dessert parfaits, such as mint or regular cream-filled sandwich cookies, mini chocolate chips, miniature marshmallows or vanilla wafers.