Old Fashioned Banana Pudding

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by mailbelle

From the side of a box of vanilla wafers.

Top Review by Charmie777

Perfect! Just how I remembered it. I grew up having this!!! I knew I wanted to use a recipe that didn't use a pudding mix. Thanks!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 4 egg yolks
  • 2 tablespoons flour
  • 2 cups milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 (12 ounce) package vanilla wafers
  • 3 large ripe bananas, sliced
  • 8 ounces whipped topping


  1. Mix together the sugar, egg yolks, flour and milk. Sitr over medium heat until boiling. Remove from heat and add vanilla.
  2. Layer the bottom of a 2-quart dish with half of the vanilla wafers.
  3. Top with half of the sliced bananas.
  4. Pour half of the pudding over top.
  5. Repeat layers: vanilla wafers, bananas, then pudding.
  6. Refrigerate for 1 hour. Serve topped with whipped topping.

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