60 Second Lemon Pudding

60 Second Lemon Pudding Bowl of Pudding

60 Second Lemon Pudding requires no cooking, is egg-free and is the easiest thing you’ll ever make. All you need are 3 simple ingredients, a bowl, whisk and 1 minute of time. This recipe comes together like magic and makes the perfect addition to icebox cakes, pies, parfaits and more!


  • 114oz can of sweetened condensed milk
  • 1c heavy whipping cream
  • 4 Tbsp of fresh lemon juice (juice from 1 lemons)


It is extremely important to follow this exact order of ingredients. The lemon juice must be added last!

  1. In a large bowl, combine the sweetened condensed milk and heavy cream together using a whisk. No need to whip or beat the mixture, just stir with the whisk to combine.
  2. Add the lemon juice and immediately stir.
  3. The mixture should thicken within a matter of seconds. Stir well with the whisk until the lemon juice is completely combined.
  • Use lemon pudding as an ingredient for icebox cake, trifles, parfaits, pudding cups, dessert jars, pie filling, as fruit topping and more!
  • Recipe makes about 2 ½c pudding. This recipe can be easily doubled in the same bowl.
  • Ingredient substitutes are not recommended.
  • Once made, the pudding is on the thinner side. To thicken, chill in the fridge for 8 hours – overnight.
  • Store in the fridge for up to 3 days.


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Recipe adapted from Food52

Keywords: Lemon Pudding, Lemon Dessert, Instant Lemon Pudding, Egg-Free, No Bake, Icebox Cake, Trifle