77 Summer Desserts – Easy Recipes Perfect For A Crowd
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Summer desserts are some of the most colorful out there, and they allow you to take advantage of seasonal fruit in the best way possible. I’ve compiled a list of the best 77 summer desserts out there, ranging from light and easy fruit-based ones to fun no-bake desserts and all of them are fit for a crowd.
Summer desserts are always delicious, refreshing, and they make a sunny day even better. In this list you'll find summer desserts ranging from the classic fruit salad, to home-made fruit ice cream, to pies and cakes, and everything in-between.
These recipes are quite easy, and they can be made in small or large batches so you can easily serve a crowd with them.
This No Bake Peppermint Pie Recipe is a cool holiday classic topped with homemade whipped cream and crushed peppermint that is going to wow your friends and family. The pie features a sweet and crunchy chocolate cookie crust, a creamy peppermint filling and a generous dollop of whipped cream on top.
When it comes to desserts, this ridiculously easy no bake peanut butter pie is knock-out dessert that will have people thinking you worked away in the kitchen… but really, you just enjoyed licking the bowl!
This irresistible cherry crumb pie includes plenty of plump, fresh sweet cherries baked to perfection under a buttery, golden crumb topping. Every bite is packed with sweet sun-kissed cherries and a delicious way to use summer fruit.
This mini Victoria sponge cake recipe features golden, buttery cakes sandwiched with vanilla buttercream and raspberry jam for a classic afternoon tea party treat that’s as easy to make as cupcakes! And heads-up, they’re the perfect spring and summer dessert for any celebration or gathering.
These soft and chewy Lemon Crinkle Cookies are the perfect cookie to enjoy with cup of tea! These sweet little bites are surprisingly easy to make and owe their bright, delicate flavour to fresh lemon juice.
Try the perfect blend of Strawberry Rhubarb together in this perfect summer dessert! It’s like a cobble and pie only easier in this dump cake! It’s perfect for BBQ’s or Family gatherings. No matter where you serve it, it will be a hit and a lot of praise!
Need a surefire winner for the summer parties or patriotic holidays? Try the best ever easy American Berry no-bake cheesecake Recipe. With condensed milk, fresh fruit, and a creamy sweet & tart flavor.
3 Ingredient Strawberry Fluff Fruit Dip is a sweet and creamy dessert dip that can be made in just minutes! Made with strawberry cream cheese, fluffy whipped cream, and marshmallow cream, this dip is perfect for parties, picnics, or any time you want a deliciously fruity treat.
Welcome the summer season with these delightful Strawberry Jam Oatmeal Bars. Crafted with healthful ingredients such as almond flour, quinoa flour, and flax, this dessert is both vegan and gluten-free. It's a guilt-free way to indulge your sweet cravings.
Apple Nachos S'mores is a dessert dish that combines the classic flavors of s'mores with sliced apples, drizzled with chocolate sauce, and topped with mini marshmallows and crushed graham crackers. It's a delicious and unique way to enjoy a sweet treat that's perfect for sharing!
Instant Butterscotch pudding is combined with Cool Whip to make a creamy butterscotch filling which is layered with chunks of angel food cake and butterfinger bits for an easy no bake dessert recipe perfect for summertime!
Arroz con leche or Mexican rice pudding is a super easy to make dessert or snack. You can serve this creamy dish either warmed up or cold, which makes it a delicious choice for just about any time of year
Beat the heat with Homemade Fruit Popsicles, a delightful summer treat that's as refreshing as it is healthy. Packed with vibrant, natural flavors and simple ingredients, these popsicles offer a guilt-free way to indulge and cool down on sizzling summer days.
Chocolate Marshmallow Ice Cream is the cool & creamy dessert you will be making all summer. Beat the heat with a scoop of rich chocolate ice cream loaded with both marshmallow fluff & mini marshmallows.
Mango Pomelo Sago Pudding is a delightful dessert that combines the refreshing flavors of mango, pomelo, and coconut. This chilled treat is mildly sweet, showcasing the rich taste of mango while offering a satisfying chewiness from the small tapioca or sago pearls. It serves as a perfect choice to beat the heat on a hot summer day.
Creamy, dreamy, dairy-free coconut ice cream is laced with sweet and chewy mochi-like pearls of goodness in these Brown Sugar Boba Ice Cream Bars. Made with just 6 ingredients and naturally vegan & gluten-free, these are a summer treat you need in your repertoire!
Cold, caffeinated, and delightfully refreshing, my Homemade Coffee Ice Cream recipe is a snap to make. Using just 5 ingredients and only 5 minutes of active time, this frosty treat is well within your reach.
Celebrate summer with these sour cream sugar cookies! Topped with a cream cheese frosting, these summer cookies will be a hit! They’re the perfect summer activity for kids when it’s too hot to play outside.
Key Lime Pie Madeleines are a delicious mini dessert recipe! With French and Italian roots, these mini cakes, also thought of as cookies, are soft and full of lime citrus flavor plus graham cracker flavor just like the pie!
This no added sugar, Agar Agar Jelly Recipe (Kanten Jelly) is an easy, healthy dessert full of fibre. It only needs 2 ingredients and is cooked in minutes! I also include an overview of this amazing culinary ingredient which I grew up using and which is naturally vegan and Gluten-free too.
Sweet and tangy mixed berries topped by a crisp and cakey cobbler topping makes this dessert irresistible for all ages. Serve up a mixed berry cobbler with ice cream or whipped cream for the perfect finishing touch at your summer cookout.
No bake loaded peanut butter pie is an over the top, easy dessert that will satisfy any sweet tooth. The perfect silky, rich peanut butter pie with no cream cheese is made even better with a chocolate crust and lots of Reese’s Pieces.
An easy take on s’mores, this two ingredient dessert is the perfect end to any summer gathering. Quick to make and super delicious, Skillet Nutella s’mores dip will be an instant favorite.
Did you find the perfect summer dessert in this list ? I hope you did, and I hope you’ll have the best time ever this summer. Desserts bring a smile to everyone’s face and summer desserts are just that much better. Enjoy !
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