lemon lush dessert in shot glasses
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Lemon Lush Dessert Shooters

Light, refreshing and super easy no-bake lemon lush dessert shooters
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword lemon dessert, mini desserts
Prep Time 25 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 24 shooters
Calories 113kcal
Author Sam Merritt

Ingredients

Crust

  • 1/4 cup finely chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 Tablespoon brown sugar packed
  • 4 Tablespoon butter melted

Filling

  • 8 oz cream cheese softened
  • 1 cup confectioners sugar
  • 8 oz cool whip thawed (divided)
  • 2 boxes instant lemon pudding 3.4 oz each
  • 3 cups milk
  • 2 Tablespoons additional chopped nuts for garnish optional

Instructions

  • Set out 24 2 oz shot glasses*
  • In food processor combine all ingredients for crust (walnuts, flour, brown sugar and melted butter)
  • Pulse until well combined.
  • Press about 1 tsp into the bottom of each shot glass.
  • In stand mixer, beat cream cheese.
  • Slowly add confectioners sugar, scraping down sides of bowl as needed.
  • Add 1 cup Cool Whip, mixing until all ingredients are well combined
  • Transfer filling to quart-sized ziploc bag and cut a 1" hole in the corner of the bag.
  • Evenly distribute filling among shot glasses, piping on top of crust
  • In large bowl, combine instant pudding mix and milk, whisking for about 3 minutes (until mixture thickens).
  • Pour pudding mix into gallon-sized ziploc bag and cut 1" hole in the corner of the bag.
  • Evenly distribute pudding among shot glass, piping on top of first layer.
  • Transfer remaining Cool Whip to quart-sized ziploc bag and cut 1" hole in one corner of the bag.
  • Pipe Cool Whip on top of pudding layer.
  • Sprinkle with additional nuts if desired.
  • Keep refrigerated.

Notes

*I always use these disposable shot glasses from Amazon for my dessert shooters.

Nutrition

Serving: 1shooter | Calories: 113kcal | Carbohydrates: 12g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 20mg | Sodium: 67mg | Potassium: 66mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 251IU | Calcium: 54mg | Iron: 1mg