Our Best Mississippi Mud Recipes

From cake to fondue to cookies, we've got Mississippi Mud recipes filled with decadent chocolate, salty pecans, and gooey marshmallows.

  • Mississippi Mud Cake
    Blair Rumley, Photo: Beth Dreiling Hontzas

    Mississippi Mud Cake

    Mississippi Mud Cake is a classic Southern sheet cake filled with marshmallows and chopped pecans and covered in a rich chocolate frosting. Trust us, you can't have just one slice.
  • Mississippi Mud Cookies
    Blair Rumley, Beth Dreiling Hontzas

    Mississippi Mud Cookies

    Rich chocolate and ooey-gooey marshmallows give these cookies their savory sweetness. Pair with a glass of ice-cold milk or a mug of piping-hot cocoa.
  • Peanut Butter Mississippi Mud Brownies
    Blair Rumley, Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Heather Chadduck

    Mississippi Mud Brownies

    Let’s face it, chocolate and peanut butter were meant to be together. And adding marshmallows and peanuts make this perfect pairing even better, if it’s even possible.
  • Mississippi Mud Cupcakes
    Blair Rumley, Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Heather Chadduck

    Mississippi Mud Cupcakes

    Topped with a generous portion of marshmallow icing and garnished with chocolate and pecans, these too-cute cupcakes are the definition of decadence.
  • Mississippi Mud S'Mores-Fudge Pie
    Blair Rumley, Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Heather Chadduck

    Mississippi Mud S'Mores Pie

    What could make Mississippi mud better? Add a gram cracker crust to this pie for a to-die-for taste of s’mores. Careful—don’t lick the screen.
  • Mississippi Mud Brownies
    Blair Rumley, Photo: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Lydia DeGaris Pursell

    Mississippi Mud Brownies

    Fluffy marshmallows, chopped pecans and chocolate frosting—who knew mud could be so delicious? Try these brownies tonight.
  • Mississippi Mud Fondue
    Blair Rumley, Photo: Charles Walton IV; Styling: Rebecca Kracke Gordon

    Mississippi Mud Fondue

    Yes, we even have Mississippi Mud fondue. Decadent dark chocolate morsels and fluffy marshmallow cream melt together for a smooth dessert you’ll want to dive into. Serve with brownies, biscotti, graham crackers, marshmallows, chopped toasted pecans, or chopped candied ginger.
  • Mississippi Mud Cake
    Blair Rumley

    Mississippi Mud Cake

    Everyone loves a sheet cake, so try this classic Missississippi Mud Cake with the luscious combination of sweet chocolate, crunchy pecans, and gooey marshmallows.
  • Mississippi Mud Pie
    Blair Rumley, Photo: John Kernick; Styling: Kim Ficaro

    Mississippi Mud Pie

    Don't be tempted to use Dutch process cocoa powder in the delicious crust or the pastry will be tough. It has a mild chocolate flavor and dark brown color perfect for the filling.
  • Mississippi Mud Cupcakes
    Blair Rumley, Photo: Beth Dreiling Hontzas

    More Mississippi Mud Cupcakes

    Here's a cupcake version of the classic Southern chocolate sheetcake that's filled with marshmallows and chopped pecans and topped with a rich chocolate frosting.
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