banana pudding in a bowl on a cutting board

Easy Banana Pudding Recipe

Course Dessert
Servings 6 -8
Author Kristi @


  • 3 medium size bananas
  • 1-2 box of Vanilla Wafers
  • One small box of Instant Vanilla Pudding
  • One small box of Instant Banana Pudding
  • 1 container of Cool Whip (12 oz)


  1. Prepare vanilla and banana pudding according to the direction on the box.
  2. Fold together in a larger bowl or mixer (this is my favorite mixer).
  3. Peel bananas and slice into 1/4" pieces
  4. In an oval dish, place a layer of vanilla wafers.
  5. Follow with a layer of pudding mixture.
  6. Lay bananas over the pudding mix, making sure to cover each bite with bananas.
  7. Add a layer of cool whip.
  8. Then, repeat the process.
  9. Finish a layer of vanilla wafers. Crushed vanilla wafers (optional).