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Quick Desserts

Looking for more quick desserts? Find many more quick desserts, quick party desserts, and quick recipe ideas.

Spiced Pear Dessert

Spiced Pear Dessert

Spiced Pear Dessert

AT our Bed and Breakfast we always serve some kind of fruit. This is an easy and delicious way to present fresh pears and our guests love it. --JoAnne Badger, Oakland, Maine

Cherry Chocolate Parfaits

Cherry Chocolate Parfaits

Cherry Chocolate Parfaits

This refreshing layered dessert from Light & Tasty's Test Kitchen really looks-and tastes-special! Families will go for this budget blend of chocolate cookies, cherry gelatin and creamy topping.

Angel Food Trifle

Angel Food Trifle

Angel Food Trifle

A creamy ricotta-vanilla "custard" cuts calories and boosts calcium in this light take on an English classic. —Merwyn Garbini, Tucson, Arizona
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Strawberry-Raspberry Ice

Strawberry-Raspberry Ice

Strawberry-Raspberry Ice

“This is so refreshing on a sunny day.” The bright color and flavor of this icy treat will lure everyone right to it! Sandra Sakaitis - St. Louis, MO

Broiled Pineapple

Broiled Pineapple

Broiled Pineapple

For that “little something” sweet after a filling fall meal, try this scrumptious, cinnamon-sprinkled dessert from our Test Kitchen. It couldn't be much easier.

Pina Colada Pudding Cups

Pina Colada Pudding Cups

Pina Colada Pudding Cups

Betty May of Topeka, Kansas shares her recipe for a “dessert that is so simple but chock-full of refreshing pineapple and coconut flavor. A nice light treat after a big meal with make-ahead convenience for busy hostesses.” —

Peanut Chocolate Squares

Peanut Chocolate Squares

Peanut Chocolate Squares

I received this recipe from a friend at our local fire hall’s annual quilting bee, where ladies bring in treats to serve at break time. It was a big hit with our family.

Easy Holiday Fudge

Easy Holiday Fudge

Easy Holiday Fudge

A friend shared this quick and easy candy recipe with me. The holidays wouldn't be the same without it.

Dark Chocolate Dessert Fondue

Dark Chocolate Dessert Fondue

Dark Chocolate Dessert Fondue

This wonderful dessert is a favorite of my daughter's. She loves to choose the different 'dippers' and it is so easy for me to make.—Shannon Abdollmohammadi, Woodinville, Washington

White Chocolate Peppermint Crunch

White Chocolate Peppermint Crunch

White Chocolate Peppermint Crunch

This is my favorite confection to make at Christmas. Not only is it easy, it's delicious as well. I like to fill small bags with the crunchy candy to place in gift baskets.—Nancy Shelton, Boaz, Kentucky

Cranberry Lime Curd

Cranberry Lime Curd

Cranberry Lime Curd

When I was visiting a friend in California, she made this fruity curd for brunch. It was so tasty and refreshing that I brought the recipe home with me.—Billie Schneider, Tarkio, Missouri
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