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Eclair Dessert Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Clara Carrington-Riley
Added: Wednesday, June 17, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Graham crackers, 2 sm.pkgs. French Vanilla instant pudding mix, 3 c. milk, 8 oz. cool whip, 1 stick margarine, 1 c. sugar, 1/2 c. cocoa, 1/4 c. milk, 1/2 t. vanilla extract, 1/8 t. salt.

Directions:
Directions:
Mix the French Vanilla pudding mix and 3 c. milk until thick. Add the cool whip and stir until well blended. Put a layer of graham crackers on bottom of a 9x13" pan. Spread half of the pudding mixture on top of the crackers. Add a second layer of crackers and the remaining pudding. Put a third layer of crackers on the pudding. Melt the stick of margarine in a saucepan. Add the sugar, cocoa and milk. Bring to a boil and cook for one minute. Remove from heat and add vanilla and salt. Cool and spread on top of the graham crackers. ( A jar of fudge topping for ice cream may be substitutedl)

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
A delicious variation is to add a layer of sliced bananas between the crackers and pudding mix.

 

 

 

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