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Peppermint Bark Pudding Shots (Candy Cane Pudding Shots)

If you are a fan of all these peppermint, especially during the holidays, you will love these delicious peppermint bark pudding shots.

They are festive, delicious and so easy to make for a crowd. They are sure to become a staple on your holiday drinks menu! 

Peppermint bark pudding shots

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Peppermint bark pudding shots

I love peppermint bark! Growing up in Europe, we actually didn’t have such as thing so I discovered it when I moved to North America! Now it is a mainstay of Christmas and the holidays and is an easy thing to serve to last-minute guests. 

If you love chocolate and peppermint then you will love the taste of these candy cane pudding shots that combine vanilla and peppermint flavors for a boozy dessert or tasty treat. 

They go great with my Peppermint Bark Mimosa too! 

Candy Cane Pudding Shots Ingredients

Candy Cane Pudding Shots Ingredients

Make up a batch of these Christmas pudding shots for holiday parties, New Year’s celebrations and bridal showers. Serve them alongside my Candy Cane Jello Shots for a festive party treat. 

Although the full recipe only fills about 12 jello shot cups, you can make a big batch by multiplying the recipe. 

These are the simple ingredients you need for this yummy candy cane pudding shot recipe. For full step-by-step instructions, scroll down to our recipe card at the bottom of the page.

Ingredients Needed:

  • Vanilla Pudding
  •  Milk
  • Peppermint Vodka
  •  Whipped Topping
  • Condiment Cups
  • Candy Cane (crushed)
  • Peppermint Bark Pieces

You can buy peppermint vodka at most liquor stores but it is also really easy to make your own!

Here is my 5 minute recipe for making your own homemade peppermint infused vodka – it makes a great holiday gift too!

How To Make Peppermint Bark Pudding Shots

How to make Candy Cane Pudding Shots

In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the vodka, milk & pudding mix.

How to make Candy Cane Pudding Shots

Slowly fold in the whipped topping.
Scoop into the condiment cups leaving a little room for expansion.

How to make Candy Cane Pudding Shots
Sprinkle with crushed candy cane.
Garnish with a piece of peppermint bark.

How to make Candy Cane Pudding Shots

Recipe Variations:

Candy Cane Jello Shots

 For a different twist, try these layered candy cane jello shots that are always a hit during the holidays. 

Non-Alcoholic Version

Swap out the peppermint vodka for water or milk and a few drops of peppermint essence if you don’t want alcohol in your pudding shots. 

How To Serve Your Candy Cane Pudding Shots

peppermint bark pudding shots

 

You can serve these in the traditional two-ounce shot cups or try one of these awesome serving ideas:

  • Serve them in festive cups. 
  • Top each shot with a mini candy cane.
  • Or you could top each with a round peppermint candy and holiday sprinkles. 
  • Add chocolate shavings to your pudding for extra flavor. 
Peppermint Bark Pudding Shots
Yield: 12

Peppermint Bark Pudding Shots

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Additional Time: 2 hours
Total Time: 2 hours 20 minutes

These peppermint bark pudding shots are just the thing you need on your Christmas drinks menu. Wow your guests with these easy to make candy cane pudding shots.

Ingredients

  • 1 3oz Box Vanilla Pudding
  • 1/2 Cup Milk
  • 1 Cup Peppermint Vodka
  • 16oz Whipped Topping (thawed)
  • Condiment Cups
  • Candy Cane (crushed)
  • 12 pieces of peppermint bark

Instructions

  1. In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the vodka, milk & pudding mix.
  2. Slowly fold in the whipped topping.
  3. Scoop into the condiment cups leaving a little room for expansion.
  4. Sprinkle with crushed candy cane.Garnish with a piece of peppermint bark.

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