Quick and Easy Dessert

Forget to plan for dessert? Don't worry--with these no-stress, quick and easy desserts, you can pull together quick and easy cakes, cheesecakes, cookies, and strawberry desserts in no time at all.

So-Easy Chocolate Souffle

Better Homes and Gardens

New to cooking? Try this impressive looking, super simple chocolate dessert.

Almond-Clementine Lace Cookies

Better Homes and Gardens

In under an hour, you can turn out bakery-quality cookies. Use clementine or orange juice to give the thin shells fresh flavor.

Sweet Cheese Tortes

Better Homes and Gardens

This fruit-and-cheese-stuffed dessert can be put together in just 20 minutes.

Sleepover Pies


For an interactive party dessert, ask kids to design their dessert doppelgangers using pie crust and colorful frosting.

Banana and Peanut Butter Pie

Midwest Living

Chopped peanuts and creamy peanut butter add just enough salty flavor to this sweet banana cream pie.

Stamped Cookies


Make these personalized treats using crafts-store stamps (preferably ink-free ones) and share with your favorite Valentines.

Total: 1 hr 30 mins

Crazy Crepes


These thin crepes are great for breakfast or even dessert. Fill them with peanut butter, jam, or cream cheese.

Total: 30 mins

Mint Chocolate Latte

Family Circle

Save money by stirring up your own latte at home! Pour it in a to-go mug your day to start your day on a sweet note.

Total: 10 mins

Chocolate Fondue

Better Homes and Gardens

Indulge in Chocolate Fondue in under 15 minutes and only 3 ingredients. Switch it up and try peanut butter, mocha or white chocolate variations.

Total: 15 mins

Fluffy Frosting

Family Circle

Salted Caramel Sauce

Family Circle

Drizzle this quick caramel sauce over apple pie, cakes or ice cream.

Wheely Delicious Cake


A crispy marshmallow and cereal treat makes the Ferris wheel for this fun dessert. Candy makes it colorful.

Pinwheel Pear Tart


Pears are arranged in a pretty pinwheel pattern on top of the pie crust for this low-fat dessert.

Cookies-and-Cream Cupcakes

Better Homes and Gardens

Cookies and cream make an undeniably delicious combination, especially when packaged into scrumptious cupcakes. Starting with a white cake mix means these cupcakes are simple to make.

Quick Panforte bars

Better Homes and Gardens

These rich dessert bars are much easier to make than traditional panforte--an Italian fruitcake-like pastry.

Quick and Easy Dessert  Recipes: Take your pick!
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