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Budget Dessert Recipes

Looking for Budget Dessert recipes? Find budget dessert recipes including cheap and easy to make cookies, cakes, and more cheap dessert recipes.

Berries in Custard Sauce

Berries in Custard Sauce

Berries in Custard Sauce

This is a refreshing treat highlighting the fresh berries of summer. The custard is not overly sweet to over-shadow the berries.—Leona Luecking, West Burlington, Iowa

Great-Grandma's Ginger Cake

Great-Grandma's Ginger Cake

Great-Grandma's Ginger Cake

I received this recipe from my great-grandmother and it one of my favorite cakes to make during the holidays. It is so tasty.—Teresa Pelkey, Cherry Valley, Massachusetts

Spiced Peaches

Spiced Peaches

Spiced Peaches

This is a super summer dessert because peaches are plentiful. The sweet chilled fruit topped with sour cream and brown sugar is so refreshing. When fresh peaches aren't available, use canned peach halves with tasty result.—Norma Erne, Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Apple Nut Crunch

Apple Nut Crunch

Apple Nut Crunch

This old family recipe smells wonderful as it bakes in the oven. And its taste is even more terrific than its aroma.

Apple Brown Betty

Apple Brown Betty

Apple Brown Betty

This treat can whipped up in no time. It costs little to prepare, but it's big on flavor.—Florence Palmer, Marshall, Illinois

Hot Apple Sundaes

Hot Apple Sundaes

Hot Apple Sundaes

This is a comforting dessert. The orange flavor complements the light cinnamon-apple taste. These sandaes are a perfect way to round out your penny-pinching menu.—Betty Matthews, South Haven, Michigan

Orange Whip

Orange Whip

Orange Whip

From Winnsboro, Texas, field editor Dorothy Collins send the recipe for Orange Whip. It's wonderfully light and refreshing dessert," she assures.

Chewy Almond Cookies

Chewy Almond Cookies

Chewy Almond Cookies

These old-fashioned cookies are often requested by my children and grandchildren.—Betty Speth, Vincennes, Indiana

Homemade Chocolate Syrup

Homemade Chocolate Syrup

Homemade Chocolate Syrup

For a tasty low-cost treat, try sundaes made with this syrup. I use this microwave recipe so often I have it memorized.—Sharon Mensing, Greenfield, Iowa

Fresh Peach Cobbler

Fresh Peach Cobbler

Fresh Peach Cobbler

I use the late summer's delicious peaches to make this classic dessert. I especially enjoy the nutmeg flavor.—Pat Kinghorn, Morrill, Nebraska

Fruity Tapioca

Fruity Tapioca

Fruity Tapioca

Folks who like tapioca will enjoy this fruity variation from Louise Martin of Denver, Pennsylvania. Convenient canned peaches and mandarin oranges give refreshing flavor to this economical dessert, which costs 36 cents per serving.
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