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Dirt Pudding

Note: This high-calorie recipe is especially for teens with cystic fibrosis (CF), who need to consume additional calories to help them meet their nutritional needs.

Tastier than a mud pie and packed with calcium and calories, this fun snack is an easy-to-make treat for teens.

Prep time: 15 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 1 c. whole milk
  • 1 c. heavy cream
  • 4.5-oz. package of vanilla instant pudding
  • ¾ c. dry milk powder
  • 8 Oreo cookies, crushed
  • 4 gummy worms

Directions:

  1. Stir together milk and heavy cream.
  2. With wire whisk, beat pudding mix and dry milk powder into milk and cream mixture for 2 minutes.
  3. Stir in crushed Oreo cookies.
  4. Immediately pour pudding into 4 6-oz. clear cups.
  5. Put pudding into the refrigerator. Pudding will be soft-set and ready to eat within 5 minutes.
  6. Serve with a gummy worm on top.

Serves: 4

Serving size: ½ cup

Nutritional analysis (per serving):
549 calories
11 g protein
27 g fat
358 mg calcium
433 mg sodium

Note: Nutritional analysis may vary depending on ingredient brands used.

Reviewed by: Allison Brinkley, RD, CNSC, LD/N
Date reviewed: July 2012