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Article: No-bake Summer Desserts

No-bake Summer Desserts

No-bake Summer Desserts

Summer is a time of pool parties, beach trips, and soaking up the sun. With each day further into the season, the higher temperatures seem to be never-ending. This 4th of July, we're looking to beat the heat with a few no-bake dessert options from some of our favorite bloggers that are as easy as ever to make. Keep that oven off and check out this list of our top No-Bake Summer Desserts!

Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream Bars

Your favorite childhood strawberry ice cream comes to life in this amazing remake of the classic Good Humor strawberry bars from @lifemadesweeter on Instagram. Even better, it comes without the popsicles making it easier to assemble for parties and get togethers. Keep an eye out for extra tips like how to make it Keto or Gluten free if you're catering to specific diets. It's a taste of nostalgia that is so good you won't be missing the real thing.

With summer here to stay, we're so glad we have these amazing No-Bake Dessert options to choose from. Hang by the pool with some Dole Whip Popsicles or end your BBQ with a Snickers Bar Pie. Whichever you choose, keep cool and enjoy your the summer season.

Strawberry Crunch Cheesecake

For a satisfying blend of sweet strawberries, crunchy topping, and creamy filling, this Strawberry Crunch Cheesecake from Steven at Their Searches is the one for you. If strawberry isn't quite your thing, you can substitute other flavors like raspberry or cherry. With the help of jello and vanilla cream cookies, it comes together in no time but is packed with flavor.

Snickers Bar Pie

If you love those snickers ice cream bars, you're going to go crazy for the Snickers Bar Pie from Alyssa Rivers at The Recipe Critic! It's cool and creamy filling is packed with snickers pieces in every bite. She does include links for homemade snickers, but with store-bought it'll come together in about 10 minutes.

Dole Whip Popsicles

Like a taste of Disney at home, these Dole Whip Popsicles by Marcie Cheung are a sweet treat for Magic Kingdom fans alike. With just 3 ingredients, it's a breeze to make and comes together in 5 minutes. Make it ahead and enjoy any day of the week.

Death by Chocolate Icebox Cake

What's a dessert without chocolate? Not nearly satisfying enough if you're a chocolate lover like us. When it's too hot out to enjoy your usual chocolate cake, this Death by Chocolate Icebox Cake from Lindsay at Life Love and Sugar is a great option. It uses chocolate graham crackers in place of traditional cake layered with chocolate mousse and chocolate ganache. It's a decadent dessert that's perfect for any BBQ.

Vanilla Icebox Cake

This Vanilla Icebox Cake by Kristin at Kids Activities Blog is one of the easiest on the list to put together. It uses frozen pound cake so you still get a traditional cake without the kitchen inferno. You can substitute other flavors of pound cake like marbled or lemon to appeal to different taste buds. With rich layers of whipped pudding, this cake is easy to dress up for any occasion this summer.

Frozen S'mores Sandwiches

One of our favorite summer activities is camping with family and friends. Of course, we can't be out every week with our tents pitched and campfire going. That's why these Frozen S'mores Sandwiches from Jamielyn Nye are a creative way to get your summertime treat anytime. Whip up a batch or two and keep on hand for when you have a party or just a craving. You'll be glad you did.

Frozen Oreo Dessert

Oreo fans are sure to love this Frozen Oreo Dessert from! It's easy to make and loaded with Oreo goodness. To make it even more decadent, add in hot fudge or whipped cream to top it off. It's simple, delicious, and sure to pleas this summer.

Mini Key Lime Pies

These Mini Key Lime Pies are a taste of the Florida Keys right in your freezer. It's nice and cool for those hot summer days and is packed with tangy key lime flavor. The recipe by Amanda from Eat at Our Table also includes Gluten and Dairy free options with a few simple swaps. Try them out for a tropical twist to your summer plans. 

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