Looking for an easy dessert recipe that doesn’t require turning on the oven? I’ve got you covered here with 35 No Bake Dessert Recipes Perfect for Summer!
It’s officially summer time and here in the south, that means it is HOT. Way too hot to be standing around in front of the oven waiting for your dessert to be done! Whether you’re wanting a sweet treat for you and the kids, or you’re needing a fancy (but easy) dessert for a summer dinner party, this is the list for you! I have compiled 35 of the best no bake dessert recipes that are quick, easy and seriously delicious! If you’re craving chocolate or something fruity, cheesecake or bars, I have a recipe for that on this list!
No Bake Dessert Recipes
I know that “pie” isn’t generally the first thing that comes to mind when you’re thinking about no bake desserts. However, pie can be really easy when your fridge or freezer does all the work for you! Obviously none of these recipes use a traditional baked-in-the-oven crust, but they are still amazingly delicious.
- No Bake Cake Batter Pie
- Vanilla Cream Cookie Dough Pie
- Samoa Pie
- Frozen Peanut Butter Butterfinger Pie
- Frozen Cherry Limeade Pie
This collection of no bake cheesecake recipes are the PERFECT make ahead desserts for a summer dinner party. All of these recipes are easy, but elegant, cool and creamy. So delicious.
- No Bake Peanut Butter Snickers Cheesecake
- No Bake Banana Pudding Cheesecake
- No Bake Banana Split Cheesecake
- Fruity Pebble Cheesecake
- Key Lime Icebox Cheesecake
These recipes for no bake bars will be a huge summer time hit for kids. I honestly think bars are the perfect no bake dessert because they come together quickly, and make a ton of individual snacks that you can slice ahead of time. That means when your kiddo is asking for the 500th snack of the day, they can just grab them on their own!
- No Bake Chocolate Strawberry Icebox Bars
- No Bake Blueberry Cheesecake Bars
- No Bake Peanut Butter Marshmallow Bars
- No Bake Sweet and Salty Peanut Butter Bars
- No Bake Pina Colada Bars
- Chocolate Peanut Butter Cereal Bars
This category is kind of a mish mash of different types of easy no bake recipes. They’re recipes that the whole family is sure to love and are perfect when you’re craving a sweet treat anytime of the day.
- Caramel Apple Fluff
- Snickerdoodle Crack Corn
- Butterfinger Crack Corn
- Circus Trash Candy
- Ladybug Oreos
- Chocolate Strawberry Milkshake
- Junk Food Milkshake
- Pudding Pop Milkshake
In a Jar:
Is there anything cuter than a sweet dessert in a jar? I think not.
- Individual Blueberry Crisps
- Grasshopper Parfaits
- Cherry Cream Pie in a Jar
- Spumoni Trifles
- Oreo Parfaits
- Mini Jello Fishbowls
Cakes and Cookies:
The quintessential no bake dessert, the No Bake Cookie, is on this list. It was once my cookie nemesis, but after a lot of trial and error, I developed the PERFECT No Bake Cookie recipe. You have to try it out!
- Twinkie Strawberry Cheesecake Shortcake
- Key Lime Icebox Cake
- Swiss Roll Cookies and Cream Cake
- No Bake Cookies
- No Bake Coconut Pecan Praline Cookies
If you end up making a recipe from this list, drop a comment and let me know which one! Also share a picture on Instagram!