Vanilla Pudding Mix Recipe

Vanilla Pudding
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  • Total: 10 mins
  • Prep: 5 mins
  • Cook: 5 mins
  • Yield: 3 Cups (24 Servings)

This vanilla pudding mix recipe is an easy and more wholesome substitute for a store-purchased dry mix. When you want a tasty, healthier dessert, try this recipe at home.


  • 1 1/2 cups milk (nonfat dry, powdered)
  • 1/2 cup sugar (granulated)
  • 3/4 cup sugar (powdered)
  • 1 cup cornstarch (sifted)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla (powder)

Steps to Make It

  1. Combine all ingredients and store in a container with a tight-fitting lid. 

  2. Stir mix well. For two servings, combine 1/4 cup Vanilla Pudding Mix and 1 cup milk in a small saucepan. Heat over low heat, stirring constantly, until mixture boils. Boil gently, stirring constantly, for one minute. Remove from heat and add 1/4 tsp. vanilla, stirring well. Pour into serving dishes and chill until thickened.