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Easy Dirt Cake Recipe for Easter

An easy dirt cake recipe using Oreos that everyone will love!
Course: Dessert
Keyword: Easter Dessert, Easter Food Ideas, Easter Menu, Easy Easter Dessert


Easter Dirt Cake

  • 7.25 oz Oreo Cookies Crushed
  • 8 oz Cream Cheese Softened
  • 1.2 cup Butter Softened
  • 1 cup Powdered Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
  • 8 oz Cool Whip Topping Thawed, Divided in Half
  • 2 boxes Instant Chocolate Pudding (3.4 oz sized boxes)
  • 3 cups Milk Cold

Decorations For Cake

  • Peeps
  • Candy Eggs
  • Edible Grass


Easter Dirt Cake Instructions

  • Crush the cookies in food processor, set aside
  • In a large bowl, mix together cream cheese, butter and vanilla until smooth
  • Mix in powdered sugar
  • Fold in whipped topping
  • Spread evenly in 13 x 9 pan
  • Chill 10 minutes
  • Combine milk and pudding, whisk until slight thickened
  • Chill 10 minutes
  • Fold in whipped topping
  • Spread evenly on top of cream cheese mixture
  • Sprinkle with Oreo crumbs
  • Decorate with carrots, candy eggs, edible grass and Peeps

Carrot Making Instructions

  • Color about 1/2 cup of frosting with orange coloring
  • Add to decorator bag, fitted with a large round tip
  • Add parchment paper to cookie sheet and pipe on carrots
  • Add pieces of edible grass for carrot tops
  • Freeze while you are making the dessert
  • Remove from freezer when you are ready to decorate