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Impress with this EASY Dirt Cake Recipe

Dirt Cake

Yield: 12
Prep Time: 30 mins
Total Time: 30 mins
Get messy with this adorable Dirt Cake- perfect for baby showers, Father's Day, garden parties, and birthdays for kids who like to get down and dirty! This one is filled with chocolate candy rocks and fresh strawberries.
5 from 3 votes


  • 1 package Oreos
  • 8 oz cream cheese softened
  • ½ Cup butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 Cup powdered sugar
  • 2 small boxes 3.4 oz size instant vanilla pudding
  • 3 Cups milk
  • 1 large tub 16 oz size Cool Whip
  • Chocolate candy rocks optional
  • Strawberries with hulls in tact optional


  • Crush cookies until they resemble soil. Press about half into the bottom of a 9x13 dish. Set aside.
  • In the bowl of your mixer beat the cream cheese, butter, sugar, and vanilla until light and fluffy. In a separate bowl, whisk milk and pudding mix for 2 minutes until thick. Fold in Cool Whip.
  • Gently fold pudding mixture into cream cheese mixture until combined.
  • Spoon filling on top of the crushed Oreos.
  • Press strawberries into the filing until just the green pokes out of the top (optional). Top with remaining Oreo crumbs and candy rocks (optional). Refrigerate until ready to serve.