‘Rising Dead’ Zombie Pudding Cups

These Zombie Pudding Cups look like the dead are actually rising. They’re so simple & ready in 5 minutes. You’re gonna love this easy no-bake Halloween dessert!

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I’ve got a super cute, super simple Halloween recipe for you today – Zombie Pudding Cups! It’s completely no-bake (aren’t those the best?) & it’s literally ready in 5 minutes. And, I’ve used the word ‘literally’ literally here. Seriously – only 5 minutes. Well, ok – maybe like 8 minutes depending on how fast you can crush Oreos. Time to work on those cookie crushing skills 😉 

I used vanilla instant pudding & colored it a lovely shade of zombie green with my trusty Adams food coloring.  Then, I took all my stress out on a sleeve of Oreos & layered them in a clear plastic party cup. A small mason jar or other clear glass would also be really cute. I layered the pudding/cookies about halfway up the cup, and then stuck in a green Peeps monster head. Hold the zombie head up against the glass (never thought I’d write that into a recipe…) & layer the rest of the pudding & cookies in, being careful not to get pudding on the front of the zombie’s face. Top with more crushed cookies. 

Then, for added effect – I stuck in a couple of gummy zombie hands that I got from TreatStreet. I just love these little hands for these – they ended up being the perfect thing. You can find where to purchase their products here. 

You could go an extra step & add a gravestone too. 

I made mine with these neat gravestone molds from Wilton. I poured melted almond bark inside & refrigerated it until it was set. 

Watch out – their are zombies rising from their graves y’all. Be careful out there. 😉 

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Sponsored products used in this recipe: Adam’s food coloring, TreatStreet gummy zombie hands, & Wilton gravestone mold.

Zombie 'Rising from the Grave' Pudding Cups

Ingredients

  • prepared vanilla pudding I use instant & make it according to the box directions
  • green food coloring
  • Peeps zombie head marshmallows
  • gummy/candy zombie hands I got mine from TreatStreet
  • crushed Oreos
  • clear cups
  • candy gravestones I used a gravestone candy mold (optional)

Instructions

  • Mix the green food coloring with the vanilla pudding. Add enough to get a nice zombie green color.
  • Layer the pudding/cookies about halfway up the cup, and then stick in a green Peeps monster head. Hold the zombie head up against the glass (never thought I’d write that into a recipe…lol) & layer the rest of the pudding & cookies in, being careful not to get pudding on the front of the zombie’s face. Top with more crushed cookies.
  • Stick in a couple of candy/gummy zombie hands for the 'rising from the dead' effect. Top with a candy gravestone, if desired. I made mine with a gravestone candy mold & melted almond bark.
These Zombie Pudding Cups look like the dead are actually rising. They're so simple & ready in 5 minutes. You're gonna love this easy no-bake Halloween dessert! | MrsHappyHomemaker.com @thathousewife #halloweentreatsweek

 

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