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You can never have too many potluck dessert dishes in your recipe collection and today we have a real fan favorite! A layered dish of a crunchy pecan crust, rich and creamy chocolate pudding, and light and fluffy cool whip topping, this Chocolate Pecan Delight is sure to please anyone with a sweet tooth.

Chocolate Pecan Delight


  • 1 cup flour
  • ½ cup butter, room temperature
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 cup pecans, finely chopped
  • 8oz cream cheese (1 package), room temperature
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 cup cool whip, thawed
  • 3.9 oz box instant chocolate pudding mix
  • 3.4 oz box instant vanilla pudding mix
  • 3 cups milk
  • 3 tablespoons pecans, chopped
  • 2 cups cool whip, thawed

How To Make Chocolate Pecan Delight

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and grease a 9×13 baking dish.
  2. In a small bowl, combine the flour, butter, brown sugar, and 1 cup finely chopped pecans and work the mixture into a crumble using your hands. Press the mixture into the bottom of the 9×13 and bake for 15 minutes.
  3. In a large bowl, whisk together both pudding mixes and milk until smooth. Add in the cream cheese, powdered sugar, and 1 cup cool whip and whisk until fully combined.
  4. Pour pudding mixture over the cooled crust and top with 2 cups of cool whip. Sprinkle with the remaining pecan pieces.
  5. Served chilled and refrigerate any leftovers in an airtight container.

Credit: allwecook