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Chocolate-Peanut Butter Banana Pudding

Prep time 10 mins
Chill time 2 hrs
Yield 12 servings. E1Exchanges Per Serving: 1 1/2 Starch, 1 Fat NOTENote: Serve with chicken-vege
This easy banana pudding recipe starts with a pacakge of pudding mix flavored with peanut butter and is lined with chocolate wafers.


  • 1 (3.4-ounce) package regular or fat-free French vanilla instant pudding mix
  • 2 cups fat-free milk
  • 1/3 cup reduced-fat creamy peanut butter spread
  • 1 (8-ounce) carton nonfat sour cream
  • 42 reduced-fat chocolate wafers, divided
  • 6 small bananas, divided
  • 1 (8-ounce) carton frozen nonfat whipped topping, thawed

How to Make It

  1. Prepare pudding mix according to package directions, using a whisk and 2 cups fat-free milk. (Do not use an electric mixer.) Add peanut butter and sour cream, stirring well with a wire whisk. Set aside.

  2. Line bottom of a 2 1/2-quart casserole with 14 chocolate wafers. Peel and slice 4 bananas. Top wafers with one-third each of pudding mixture, banana slices, and whipped topping. Repeat layers twice using remaining wafers, pudding mixture, banana slices, and whipped topping. Cover and chill at least 2 hours. To garnish, peel and slice remaining 2 bananas; arrange slices around outer edges of dish.

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