I'll make it again, but will either add more whipped topping or just use whipped topping and leave out the cream cheese/sugar mix trying to get a lighter texture. via Email. I love how easy this is to make, Jamie! I double the pudding mix though, I can't seem to stretch the recipe far enough for 8 servings. - Both the glass cups and spoons were purchased at Ikea. Deliciously creamy layers of graham cracker crust, pistachio pudding, whipped topping and chopped pistachios equal dessert perfection in my book. It had a good taste, but we felt the cream cheese, suger, and topping (the white part) was a little to thick and heavy. I hated pistachio as a kid but now I LOVE it. A simple combination of graham crackers, pistachio pudding and whipped topping layered in mini parfait glasses. 3.4 ounce box instant pistachio pudding mix (I used Jell-o brand) 46 Recipes That Will Make You Potluck Famous, Christmas Tree Delivery Is a Thing and We’re So on Board, Do Not Sell My Personal Information – CA Residents, 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened, 1 package (3.4 ounces) instant pistachio pudding mix, 10 pecan shortbread cookies, coarsely crushed. Next time I would use less cream cheese and more whipped topping......or buy parfait glasses. Bake 350 for 20 min. Have a lovely day! It's free of high fructose corn syrup, hydrogenated oils, trans fat and gluten. Regardless of the ease of preparation, Jared and I would each hover over the mixing bowl waiting to lick one of the electric mixer beaters. 2 pkg. Required fields are marked *. Design by Purr. Ever since I was kid I’ve had a mild obsession with all things pistachio. Early on, I think I was intrigued by the bright red hued shells that would dye my fingers – I also think there was a sense of accomplishment with every shell that I successfully cracked open without my mom’s assistance. (1 oz. Spoon 1 tablespoon cookie crumbs into each of eight parfait glasses. My husband loved it. Cover and refrigerate for at least one hour or until ready to serve. They were delighted. 2 teaspoons sugar I’m in love with the soft colours. - You can find frozen whipped topping (Cool Whip) in the freezer section of your grocery store. Let me know if you do. FOR THE CRUST 23 Comments / Leave a Comment », Your email address will not be published. Mmmm, this looks so good! Remove the crumbs to a medium bowl and drizzle the butter on top of them. each) JELL-O Pistachio Flavor Sugar Free Fat Free Instant Pudding. I am allergic to pistachio’s but these look so good that I might be willing to risk it ;). Spoon or pipe pudding mixture into your serving dishes. It tasted great, and quick to make. Do you have a dessert like that? Thank you so much! Your email address will not be published. Looks amazing! What You Need. Prepare pudding according to package directions; set aside. I jazzed it up a bit by layering it in mini parfait glasses as opposed to traditional pie form. Stay up to date! I LOVE this! I also didn't have whipped topping, but put a little milk in with the cream cheese and powdered sugar and used a mixer to blend together. My Hubby loves pistachios so I need to make this for him! Top with remaining cookie crumbs. Mix butter, flour, nuts; press into 9x13 inch pan. —Rosanna Fowler, Bedford, Indiana, Pistachio Pudding Parfaits Recipe photo by Taste of Home. Chill until serving. Thank you ! During my childhood, my mom didn’t have a extensive baking repertoire – she bakes a lot more now – but the things she did make were absolutely adored by my brother and I. August 2, 2013 Ever since I was kid I’ve had a mild obsession with all things pistachio. Subscribe to updates: I imagine the pistachio would be just as good, if not better! Thanks for stopping by. Honestly, it could be easier – a graham cracker crust, pistachio pudding and Cool Whip. I don't have parfait glasses in my RV so I made it in a trifle bowl. Evenly distribute the crumbs into the bottoms of your serving dishes and gently press them down to create an even crust layer. Hi, thanks so much for stopping by. 2. Hi, Rose! Have a great day and thanks for following MBA! 1 cup pistachios, ground 1/2 cup powdered sugar 1/4 cup water 2 1/2 cups milk 3 egg yolks 1/4 cup cornstarch 2 tablespoons water 1 teaspoon of almond extract a few drops green food coloring. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Do you think you could replace the whipped topping with real whipped cream? - Parfaits are best the day the are made, but can be made 1 day in advance and stored in the refrigerator. Taste of Home is America's #1 cooking magazine. It’s always so wonderful when we can associate food with a specific memory or time from our lives. Pistachio Pudding Parfaits. Let me know how it goes! Just before serving, top with additional whipped topping and chopped pistachios. My husband loves pistachio. In your serving dish, add a 1" layer of pudding. Home Holidays & Events Events & Gatherings Baby Shower. This dessert is light and full of flavor! I don’t have many from my childhood but my mothers ‘famous’ chicken rates pretty high … now if only I can get her to give me the recipe so I can pass it onto my future kids! I will definately make again. Yummy. I really need to get back to making parfaits. I made this for our St. Patty's Day dessert and everybody loved it. I’m Jamie and I bake too much, watch way more hours of Food Network programming than I care to admit publicly, I stay up too late, and eat way too much sugar. 6 full graham crackers Our favorite was her No Bake Pistachio Pie. Very good, nice combination of flavors. Love this idea! Pistachio Pudding Parfait Everyone loved it. saltine crackers, fat free milk, instant sugar free chocolate pudding and 1 more. Pistachio is so underrated!! Repeat layers. 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted, FOR THE PISTACHIO PUDDING LAYER these sound amazing!! It was very well received. Love this idea! This looks so good! I have a thing for pistachios as well, when I was a kid I loved to buy them still in their shells and crack them open one by one to eat. Select All. If you give me a yummy dessert that has several layers of goodness inside, I’ll definitely call it perfect! It would be great with other flavors of pudding too. Remove pudding mix from refrigerator and gently fold in 1 cup whipped topping until no white streaks remain. These parfaits look fantastic! A parfait is a dessert that is layered with pudding, fruit, ice cream or anything else you can come up with. Learn how your comment data is processed. https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/pistachio-pudding-parfaits 6 servings. Be sure to tag @jamiemba and use the hashtag #mbarecipes! The pudding looks delicious and pistachios are one of my favourite nuts – I, too, would always feel a sense of accomplishment prying them open from their shells :), So loving this, Jamie! So easy and just plain wonderful...course I love things made with pistachio pudding! Cover and place in the refrigerator for about 30 minutes. And we’d ask at least one million times, “Is it done yet?” while the pie set up in the fridge. It can be made right before you eat it or a few hours before hand. I made this for my children to take to school on St. Patrick's Day. Pistachio Pudding Parfaits. Set aside. Delivered two parfaits to our friends that are celebrating their 65th anniversary.