Rocky Road Pudding (Popsicles Info Included)

Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 1 hr 10 mins

I always thought Rocky Road involved peanut butter (which I don't like), but this recipe proves me wrong. Finally, something I can enjoy too! Note: cook time also includes chill time

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In med saucepan, combine sugar, cocoa and salt.
  2. Whisk in milks and honey until smooth.
  3. Cook over med heat, whisking constantly until mixture boils.
  4. Cook, whisking constantly, for 1 minute.
  5. Remove from heat.
  6. In a small bowl, whisk eg until foamy.
  7. Gradually whisk 1/4 cup of the pudding mixture into the egg.
  8. Return egg mixture to saucepan, whisking constantly until blended.
  9. Cook pudding over low-med heat, whisking constantly until slightly thickened, about 2 minutes.
  10. Do NOT boil.
  11. Remove from heat.
  12. Stir in vanilla and almond extract.
  13. Cool slightly.
  14. Add 1/3 cup mini marshmallows, stirring until almost melted.
  15. Pour pudding into a bowl.
  16. Press plastic wrap directly on to surface of pudding, cool to room temperature.
  17. Chill for 1 hour.
  18. Divide pudding among cups and top with remaining marshmallows and cherries.
  19. To Make Popsicles: spoon prepared pudding mix into plastic cups. Freeze until semi-firm, about 1 hour. Insert popsicle sticks into each cup and freeze until solid.

Reviews

(2)
Most Helpful

This dish did taste great!! The marshmallows did not melt, but I did leave them in the mixture to make a sweet surprise every few bites. I did use part splenda and skim milk and it still produced an excellent dessert.

anme December 28, 2008

LOVED THE FLAVOR of this pudding, but had a few problems with it. I allowed the pudding to cool in the pan about 10 minutes before adding the marshmallows. Even after several minutes of stirring, the marshmallows wouldn't melt. I ended up picking them out since the pudding was too pretty to leave mini marshmallow lumps in it. After chilling, the pudding was not as firm as I had expected either. I would make it again, however, because the taste is REALLY GOOD. Thank you for posting your recipe!

puppitypup October 18, 2007

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a