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Disney Releases “Grey Stuff” Theme Park Recipe And It’s Yummy!

Disney has been releasing several of its infamous theme park recipes during the COVID-19 quarantine; and their latest release has got us jumping for joy!

You may have heard of the “Grey Stuff” before. It’s a quick line in the song “Be Our Guest” from the Disney classic Beauty and the Beast.

It was introduced to the Disney theme parks several years ago and has become a staple dessert at places like Red Rose Tavern at Disneyland Park.

Well now you can make it at home with the newly released recipe right from Disney. We’ve already tried it and and it truly is delicious!

Simple At-Home Grey Stuff Recipe Inspired by the  Ultimate “Grey Stuff” at Disney Parks 
Makes 12


  • 1 1/2 cups cold whole milk 
  • 1 (3.4 ounce) package instant vanilla pudding mix 
  • 15 chocolate sandwich cookies 
  • 1 (8 ounce) container whipped topping, thawed 
  • 3 tablespoons instant chocolate pudding mix  
  • 12 scalloped sugar cookies 
  • Edible sugar pearls  


  1. Pour milk into large mixing bowl. Add instant vanilla pudding mix and whisk for 2 minutes until smooth and slightly thickened. Place in the refrigerator for 1-2 hours, until firm. 
  2. Place chocolate sandwich cookies in food processor and pulse until puréed.  
  3. Fold puréed cookies into pudding mix. Stir until fully mixed. 
  4. Add whipped topping and instant chocolate pudding.  Stir until fully mixed. 
  5. Place in refrigerator and chill for one hour. 
  6. Spoon grey stuff into piping bag fitted with desired tip. Pipe grey stuff onto cookies. Top with sugar pearls.