Summer No Bake Dessert Recipes
With the summer in full swing, who wants to sit in front of an oven to fill that homemade sweet tooth? It’s hot enough as it is so why serve a hot dessert? There are lots of ways to indulge in some decadent sweets that are perfect to beat the heat. Here are some suggestions for some easy summer no bake dessert recipes perfect for summer indulgence. They are easy to make and even easier to enjoy.
Coconut cream popsicles are a great idea for summer cookouts and relaxing on the porch. For this no bake dessert recipes combine half a can of evaporated milk, half a can of coconut milk, a quarter cup of sugar, a teaspoon of vanilla and a half cup of shredded coconut. Pour into popsicle molds and freeze. You can also freeze bananas to make a cool treat. Coat a peeled banana in melted chocolate, wrap in aluminum foil and freeze overnight for a no-hassle frozen summer dessert.
In this no bake dessert recipes for a quick tiramisu, mix a cup of Cool Whip with a cup of mascarpone cheese until fluffy then set aside. Brew two cups of strong coffee and then combine with a quarter cup of sugar. With this mixture, soak a package of ladyfingers and drain. In a glass dish, layer the bottom with the soaked ladyfingers then the cheese mixture. Add another layer of ladyfingers and cover with the remaining cheese mixture. Chill in the refrigerator overnight for an easy, no-bake tiramisu.
You can also make cheesecake without having to turn on your oven with these simple no bake dessert recipes. Combine twenty-five crushed graham crackers with a stick of melted butter and two tablespoons of sugar. Press the mixture into a pie pan and set aside. Mix a packet of lemon Jell-O with a cup of boiling water. Then cream together a cup of sugar with two packages of softened cream cheese. Combine the Jell-O mixture with the cream cheese mixture and a can of evaporated milk. Blend the mixture until smooth and pour in the pie pan with the crust. You can serve plain or with chocolate syrup or fruit preserves.
Nothing beats the heat like a fresh, homemade sorbet. Try one of these no bake dessert recipes. Combine one diced cantaloupe with two-thirds a cup of sugar, a half cup of water, two tablespoons of light corn syrup, a quarter cup of lemon juice and a pinch of salt. Freeze in an airtight container overnight. The sorbet may need to sit out of the freezer a few minutes to soften before serving. Melon sorbet is the perfect no bake dessert for a hot summer’s day. Not only will these no bake dessert recipes keep you from turning on the oven, they will cool you off and satisfy that sweet tooth.
Try experimenting with different variations to your taste and enjoy.