Dairy-Free Vanilla Pudding Recipe

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Zoe Published: January 21, 2021 Modified: February 19, 2021
Dairy-Free Vanilla Pudding Recipe

How To Make Dairy-Free Vanilla Pudding

You only need some eggs, sugar, and cornstarch to cook this creamy vanilla pudding that uses almond milk for some dairy-free goodness.

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 10 minutes
Chill Time: 2 hours
Total: 2 hours 20 minutes



  • cupwhite sugar
  • ¼tspsalt
  • ¼cupcornstarch
  • cupunsweetened almond milk,divided
  • 4large egg yolks
  • 1tspvanilla extract


  1. Gather the ingredients.

  2. In a small saucepan, whisk together the sugar and salt.

  3. In a small dish, combine the cornstarch with 2 tablespoons of the almond milk, mixing until dissolved.

  4. Add the cornstarch mixture, remaining almond milk, and egg yolks to the saucepan, whisking until combined.

  5. Cook the pudding over medium heat, stirring constantly, until the mixture thickens and bubbles just begin to form on the surface.

  6. Whisking constantly, turn down the heat to low and cook for about 1 minute more.

  7. Pour the pudding through a fine sieve into a heatproof dish.

  8. Stir in the vanilla extract.

  9. Place plastic wrap directly on the surface of the pudding to prevent a skin from forming while the pudding cools and thickens.

  10. Chill for at least 2 hours before serving. Serve and enjoy.

Recipe Notes



  • Calories: 239.74kcal
  • Fat: 6.17g
  • Saturated Fat: 2.15g
  • Trans Fat: 0.00g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 6.35g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 2.42g
  • Carbohydrates: 43.10g
  • Fiber: 0.94g
  • Sugar: 33.49g
  • Protein: 3.60g
  • Cholesterol: 184.45mg
  • Sodium: 261.15mg
  • Calcium: 318.13mg
  • Potassium: 121.52mg
  • Iron: 1.05mg
  • Vitamin A: 64.77µg

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