As summer approaches, turning on the oven is pretty much the last thing we feel inclined to do when we’re craving a sweet treat. Unfortunately, that doesn’t really mean that our sweet tooth dissipates as the temperature rises… In fact with all the cookouts and barbecues that the warm weather brings, it seems like we’re constantly looking for a great dessert recipe. And that’s where no-bake desserts come to the rescue! Easy to prepare, quick to clean up, and with no actual cooking or baking required, we thank our lucky stars for these recipes all year round. Here are twelve of our very favorite no-bake dessert recipes. From cookies to bars to creamy, cool pies there’s an option no matter what your dessert needs may be!
No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake
What we love about this lofty dessert is how impressive it is (in taste and appearance), without being too heavy. It’s big, and not just in flavor! Click here for the recipe!
Peanut Butter Fudge Pie
That’s right, this bad boy’s basically got all the keywords that make our heart sing: no bake, peanut butter and fudge. Plus, it’s swirled, so you know it’s going to look super pretty as well! Click here for the recipe.
Peanut Butter Pretzel Cookies
Cold Brew Coffee Pie
For so many of us, a cup of coffee is an absolute necessity when it comes to starting the day. But why not have a cup to close out the day too? Just do it in dessert form! This ridiculously easy no-bake pie might not replace your morning cup… but it’s sure to satisfy your sweet tooth, no matter how you take your coffee. Click here for the recipe!