Chocolate Mint Garden Parfaits Dessert Recipe
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This is a fun themed way to share an easy, yet WOW dessert on presentation and taste.
Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 4
  • 2 - 3.9 oz. boxes chocolate pudding mix and required ingredients
  • 1 package chocolate sandwich cookies
  • Fresh mint leaves
Additional Materials:
  • 4 Half-pint mason jars
  1. Prepare chocolate pudding as directed on package.
  2. Place chocolate cookies in a large resealable bag and use a rolling pin to crush.
  3. Pour a heaping tablespoon of crushed cookies into each jar.
  4. Add a generous quarter-cup of chocolate pudding to each jar (enough to fill about halfway).
  5. Repeat steps 3 and 4, and top with a final layer of crumbled cookies to create the appearance of dirt.
  6. Poke a few sprigs of fresh mint leaves into the top of each parfait, creating a little “seedling.”
Recipe by The Thrifty Couple at