Rocky Road Parfaits


Makes: 4 servings
Yield: 4 parfaits
Prep 15 mins
Stand 5 mins

These lovely layered desserts feature the classic flavors of rocky road: chocolate, marshmallows and peanuts.


1 4-serving-size package chocolate or chocolate fudge

instant pudding mix

2 cups milk

1/2 cup frozen whipped dessert topping, thawed

1/4 cup unsalted peanuts, coarsely chopped

1/4 cup tiny marshmallows

Chocolate curls (optional)


Prepare pudding mix according to package directions using the milk. Remove 3/4 cup of the pudding and place in a small bowl; fold in whipped topping until combined.

Divide remaining plain chocolate pudding among four 6-ounce glasses or dessert dishes. Top with dessert topping mixture. Let stand for 5 to 10 minutes or until set.

Sprinkle with peanuts and marshmallows. If desired, garnish with chocolate curls.
make ahead tip

Make-Ahead Directions: Prepare as directed through step 2. Cover and chill parfaits for up to 24 hours. Serve as directed in step 3.


Quiet Ambience


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s