Pumpkin Pie Pudding Shots
As the leaves turn vibrant shades of orange and the air becomes crisp, it's clear that fall has arrived. And what better way to embrace this cozy season than with a delectable dessert cocktail that perfectly captures its essence? Get ready to embark on a taste bud adventure as we introduce you to our latest obsession: Boozy Vanilla Pumpkin Pudding Shots. Combining the rich flavors of velvety pumpkin, warm spices, and a splash of vanilla vodka, these delightful treats are guaranteed to make your autumn gatherings unforgettable. So grab your spoons and get ready to indulge in pure fall bliss – let's dive into this mouthwatering recipe together!
As summer comes to an end, we start to feel a crispness in the air and see the leaves changing colors. This can only mean one thing – fall is here! The fall season brings a cozy atmosphere with its cooler weather, holiday festivities, and of course, delicious seasonal treats. Along with pumpkin spice lattes and apple pies, indulging in a boozy dessert is the perfect way to welcome this beautiful season.
Fall is all about warm flavors like cinnamon, nutmeg, and of course, pumpkin. These ingredients are not only tasty but also have health benefits such as boosting immunity and improving digestion. So why not incorporate them into your desserts? And what better way to do that than with our recipe for Boozy Vanilla Pumpkin Pudding Shots!
These decadent pudding shots are a fun twist on traditional pumpkin pie – they are served in shot glasses with a hint of alcohol for some added warmth. They are also easy to make ahead of time, making them the perfect dessert for any fall gathering or cozy night at home
Boozy Vanilla Pumpkin Pudding Shots are a delicious and decadent dessert that combines the rich flavors of vanilla and pumpkin with a touch of alcohol for a fun twist. They are the perfect treat to indulge in during the fall season, as they capture all the warm and cozy flavors associated with this time of year.
To make these delightful pudding shots, you will need some simple ingredients such as instant vanilla pudding mix, canned pumpkin puree, milk, whipped cream vodka (or rum), and pumpkin pie spice. You can also add crushed graham crackers or cinnamon sticks for garnish if desired.
To start, whisk together the instant vanilla pudding mix with cold milk until it thickens. Then, stir in the canned pumpkin puree until well combined. Next, add in your choice of alcohol - whipped cream vodka or rum work best as they complement the flavors of the pudding and pumpkin perfectly.
Once everything is mixed together thoroughly, spoon the mixture into shot glasses or small cups. You can also use mini pumpkins or hollowed-out apples to serve as creative and festive serving vessels.
Place them in the fridge for at least an hour to allow them to set and thicken up. Before serving, top each shot with a dollop of whipped cream and sprinkle some pumpkin pie spice on top for an extra burst of flavor.
These Boozy Vanilla Pumpkin Pudding Shots are not only easy to make but are also incredibly versatile. You can adjust the amount of alcohol according to your preference – adding more
Pumpkin Pie Pudding Shots
Prep time- 5 minutes
Chill time- 1 hour
2 (3.4-oz.) boxes instant vanilla pudding mix
1 1/4 cup milk
1/2 cup vanilla vodka
1/2 c. pumpkin puree
1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
1 roll refrigerated pie dough
1 tablespoon cinnamon sugar
Whipped topping, for garnish
Preheat your oven to 350 degrees.
Slice 12 little triangles out of the pie dough.
Place the dough triangles on a parchment lined baking sheet and sprinkle each one with cinnamon sugar.
Bake for 12-15 minutes until the dough is brown and puffed.
Set aside to cool.
Meanwhile prepare your shot mixture.
In a large bowl combine the vanilla pudding mix, milk, vanilla vodka, pumpkin puree and pumpkin pie spice.
Whisk together until smooth and combined.
Fill 12 1.5 ounce shot glasses with the pumpkin mixture.
Refrigerate for 1 hour.
Top each one with whipped cream, a sprinkle of cinnamon and a pie crust triangle.
Tips and Tricks
● You can use any vodka you like, a cinnamon or whipped cream flavored vodka would be great as well.
You can also garnish with a graham cracker square if you like.
Store leftovers in the fridge for to 3 days.
Pumpkin Pie Pudding Shots are the thing to bring around the holidays! Vanilla pudding, pumpkin puree and pumpkin pie spice combine with vanilla vodka to create these sweet boozy treats. Topped with whipped cream and a cinnamon sugar pie piece these will be the hit of the holiday party.