Pudding and Custard

Puddngs and custards are so creamy, sweet, and delicious, it's a wonder they are not made even more in American households. These fantastic recipes should be explored so you can find a few pudding or custard dishes that drive your taste buds wild.

See Popular Pudding and Custard Recipes

Vanilla Pots de Creme

Family Circle

This creamy vanilla pudding requires just five ingredients to prepare. Garnish this dessert with raspberries to add a colorful, fruity touch.

Milk-Chocolate Cremoso with Espresso Parfait

Food & Wine

Although Miamians are assumed to be too bathing-suit conscious to indulge in dessert, this decadent milk-chocolate cremoso (a silky pudding-like dish) drizzled with olive oil is one of chef Michael Schwartz's best-sellers. "Some people are like, 'Whoa...olive oil and chocolate?'" Schwartz says. "But the olive oil reinforces the richness of the cremoso. As if you need any more richness."

Total: 1 hr 15 mins
Total: 3 hrs 30 mins

Peanut Brittle Bread Pudding

Betty Crocker

Try this bread pudding recipe from Betty Crocker.

Total: 50 mins

Kiwi Summer Limeade Pie

Midwest Living

Susan Meier of Omaha was a finalist in our 2011 recipe contest with this tangy pie.

Cinnamon Custard and Fruit

Diabetic Living

Persimmon Pudding

Midwest Living

Vermont Maple Bread Pudding

Betty Crocker

Serve this rich, maple-flavored pudding for your next gathering and wait for the rave reviews--it's scrumptious!

Total: 1 hr 35 mins

Pina Colada Tart

Betty Crocker

The great taste of a tropical drink is displayed in a to-die-for dessert.

Total: 1 hr 45 mins

Bread and Butter Pudding

Pepperidge Farm

Served warm from the oven, this comforting bread pudding is flavored with cinnamon and currants...it's the perfect cool weather dessert.

Total: 1 hr 5 mins

Brown Sugar Custards with Orange Zest

Food & Wine

Low-fat evaporated milk gives sauces and desserts creaminess without using cream. "I put it in pasta sauces, panna cotta, quiche, tea -- you can't tell the difference," Pam Anderson says.

Total: 1 hr 30 mins

Fruit Pizza Puffs

Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry

A flaky, golden Pepperidge Farm® Puff Pastry Crust is filled with creamy vanilla pudding and topped with assorted fresh fruit.

Total: 2 hrs

Vanilla Fruit Tarts

Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry

Here's a refreshing and versatile dessert that works for any occasion. It's not only easy to make, but it allows you to highlight whatever fruit is in season.

Total: 1 hr 45 mins

Cream Puffs

Better Homes and Gardens

Stuff these puffs with whipped cream or lemon curd for an easy dessert recipe, or tuck chicken salad inside for a simple sandwich.

Sour Cherry Rice Pudding

Family Circle

Dried cherries and cherry juice give this classic recipe a new spin. Prepared in the slow cooker, this creamy dessert will be ready and waiting when you get home.

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