Dirt Cake

Dirt Cake

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15 min.
15 min.
8 Servings

This chocolatey Dirt Cake is a kid favorite, and topped with gummy worms and chocolate crushed wafers. Easy-to-make treat for your little ones.


  • 1 package (about 5.9 ounces) chocolate instant pudding and pie filling mix, prepared according to package directions
  • 2 cups (about 45 to 50) chocolate wafer cookies, crushed
  • 2/3 cup NESTLÉ NESQUIK Chocolate Flavor Syrup
  • 1 container (8 ounces) frozen whipped topping, thawed
  • 1 package (3 ounces) gummy worms
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COMBINE cookie crumbs and Nesquik in medium bowl; reserve 1/4 cup.

LAYER half of remaining crumb mixture, half of pudding and half of whipped topping in a large bowl or 8 small bowls. Repeat layers. Sprinkle with reserved crumb mixture; top with gummy worms.

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Amazingly yummy!

so so SO good! I used to eat somthing like this when i was younger, brings back good memories!

- Hannah S from

Kids love it!!

The kids love this. I mixed in cream cheese with the whipped cream and both kids and adults raved...adults did avoid the gummy worms... lol Will make again.

- Lisa Walker-Kadrich from WESTLAND, MI

This is great for a child's birthday

If you want to try another dessert option for a child's (or a young-at-heart adult) birthday, try this recipe. It always gets a big smile and is so very easy to make. Other gummie insects work well, too.

- Jolie Misek from Bull Valley, IL


it was very yummy but i have a better recipe that i make nut still this is very yum!!!

- Marla Hanson from cornwall on hudson, NY


Made these with my preschool class. They loved it and it was so easy and fun!


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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1/8 of Recipe

Servings Per Recipe: 8

  • Amount Per Serving

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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