Healthy Chocolate Pudding Recipes

Find healthy, delicious chocolate pudding recipes, from the food and nutrition experts at EatingWell.

Staff Picks

Warm Chocolate Pudding

Rating: Unrated
This warm pudding has a marvelous deep chocolaty flavor, but it's low in fat and super-quick to make. Don't skimp on the quality of cocoa with this one--treat yourself to the good stuff.

Chocolate-Fudge Pudding Cake

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When you have a craving for a comforting dessert, try this pudding cake, which forms its own rich-tasting sauce as it bakes. The coffee flavor is subtle, but it adds complex depth to the cake's flavor.

"Chocomole" Pudding

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Creamy avocados make this dairy-free and vegan chocolate dessert recipe super-rich. Serve as a not-so-sweet dessert or with strawberries for dipping.

Chocolate, Cherry & Almond Bread Pudding

Rating: Unrated
This pudding's rich vanilla flavor plays perfectly with the luscious chocolate, cherries and almonds.

Hot Fudge Pudding Cake

Rating: Unrated
Serve this dense, fudgy pudding cake with vanilla frozen yogurt.

Double Chocolate-Banana Bread Pudding

In this healthy chocolate bread pudding recipe, whole-wheat bread, ripe bananas, chocolate and toasted peanuts come together for a heavenly dessert. To make individual bread puddings instead of one large pan, divide the batter among 12 small oiled individual baking dishes (about 8 ounces each). Cover with foil. Bake for 30 minutes, uncover, sprinkle with peanuts and bake for 20 to 25 minutes more.

Chocolate Bread Pudding

This custardy dessert recipe is cooked in the slow cooker. A quick 20 minutes of prep time is all that's needed and in just a few hours you'll be serving up this sweet chocolate bread pudding.

Dark Chocolate-Orange Pudding

Where rich chocolate meets orange zest! You will surely wow your guests with this recipe. Added bonus? Substitute sugar for a substitute to lower the sugar count.

Chocolate Velvet Pudding

Although instant mixes and premade chocolate puddings abound in every supermarket, they just can't compare with homemade. This reduced-fat version is almost as quick as a mix and delivers a rich chocolate flavor.

Chocolate Pudding

Rating: Unrated
Cocoa powder and chocolate chips give this luscious pudding a double-dose of chocolate flavor.

Layered Mocha-Cappuccino Pudding Cups

These tasty frozen pudding treats are perfect for a hot summer night.

Chocolate-Cinnamon Bread Pudding

Rating: Unrated
While American-style cocoa certainly works in this recipe, Dutch-process cocoa produces a deeper color and richer flavor.

Inspiration and Ideas

Chocolate Bread Pudding with Custard Sauce

Rich chocolate filling and an orange-scented custard sauce take plain bread to new heights in this lovely combination of decadence and homey comfort.