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Birthday Cake Pudding Shots

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Birthday Cake Pudding Shots are literally a celebration in a shot glass as you combine vanilla pudding, cake mix, sprinkles, vodka, and milk to create an adult-only birthday shot that makes it a little easier to get a little bit older. 

Birthday Cake Pudding Shots

When it comes to delicious birthday treats these birthday cake pudding shots take the cake! They are easy to make and taste as if you are eating cake batter with a little something extra added. Enjoy these for your next birthday or unbirthday because once you try them you will want to serve them at all your future gatherings. 

If you love pudding shots be sure to try our Strawberry Cheesecake Pudding Shots and our Patriotic Pudding Shots for even more reasons to celebrate. 

Birthday Cake Pudding Shots

What do birthday cake pudding shots taste like?

Birthday cake pudding shots taste like a birthday cake without frosting. They are fun and festive and the perfect way to really celebrate any occasion. 

Birthday Cake Pudding Shots

How to Make Birthday Cake Pudding Shots

  • In a medium-sized bowl add the vanilla pudding mix and ½ cup of the white cake mix.  Stir to combine. 

  • Add 1½ cups milk to the pudding/cake mix and whisk until smooth.

  • Once the pudding mix has thickened add in ½ cup of vodka and whisk to fully combine
  • Add in 3 tablespoons of confetti sprinkles

  • Line the shot glasses on a tray and spoon the birthday cake pudding mix into each cup filling it to the top.

  • Chill for 2 hours, if you are chilling these overnight be sure to place the tops on the cups.
  • Top the pudding shots with whipped cream and sprinkles.  Enjoy! 
Birthday Cake Pudding Shots

Tips Tricks and FAQs

  • If you prefer you could also use yellow cake mix. 
  • If you want an easy way to fill your pudding shots you can use a cookie scoop. 
  • Be sure to add the whipping cream and sprinkles to the top right before serving. 
  • Feel free to double or triple the recipe if you are serving a crowd. 
  • Use flavored vodka. Pinnacle Cake Vodka is a delicious addition. 
Birthday Cake Pudding Shots

Storage

You will want to store your birthday cake pudding shots in the fridge, covered. These will keep for about 1 week.  use this space for describing your block.

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Can you freeze birthday cake pudding shots?

Yes, you can freeze these. Just cover the pudding shots and freeze. These will last up to 2 months in the freezer. 

Can you make these ahead of time?

Yes, you can make funfetti cake pudding shots up to 24 hours in advance. 

birthday cake pudding shots

Birthday Cake Pudding Shots

Birthday Cake Pudding Shots are literally a celebration in a shot glass as you combine vanilla pudding, cake mix, sprinkles, vodka, and milk to create an adult only birthday shot that makes it a little easier to get a little bit older.

Ingredients

  • 3.4 oz box vanilla instant pudding
  • ½ cup white cake mix
  • 1½ cups milk
  • ½ cup vodka
  • ¼ cup of confetti sprinkles
  • Whipped cream for topping

Instructions

  1. In a medium sized bowl add the vanilla pudding mix and ½ cup of the white cake mix.  Stir to combine. 
  2. Add 1½ cups milk to the pudding/cake mix and whisk until smooth.
  3. Once the pudding mix has thickened add in ½ cup of vodka and whisk to fully combine
  4. Add in 3 tablespoons of confetti sprinkles
  5. Line the shot glasses on a tray and spoon the birthday cake pudding mix into each cup filling it to the top.
  6. Chill for 2 hours, if you are chilling these overnight be sure to place the tops on the cups.
  7. Top the pudding shots with whipped cream and sprinkles.  Enjoy!

Notes

Makes about 10 shots

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

10

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 152Total Fat: 4gSaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 4mgSodium: 96mgCarbohydrates: 15gFiber: 0gSugar: 9gProtein: 2g

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