Want to avoid turning on the oven and heating up the house to bake? Here are 40 of the best no-bake summer dessert recipes that can be made without an oven.
If you’re looking for quick summer desserts or easy summer desserts with a few ingredients, this round-up is for you! These 40 no-bake dessert recipes are perfect for a summer BBQ or any occasion. And since no oven is involved, these no-bake desserts are a great summer activity for the kids too!
No-Bake Summer Dessert Recipes
No-Bake Pie Recipes
These no-bake pies for summer may look complicated, but each one is simple to make with little effort. When the hot summer days come, serve up a slice of cold pie!
This cool and refreshing Strawberry pie with Jello is super simple to make. If you can make gelatin from a box, you can make this easy no-bake fruit pie. The recipe only requires 4-ingredients — plus some water and ice!
This no-bake yogurt pie is another dessert that kids can help make. Easy to customize the flavor by swapping out the yogurt flavor. Mix in whipped cream and add fruits for a light and delicious summer pie.
This Easy No Bake Blueberry Cheesecake is the most perfect summer dessert! Make it ahead of time for parties, barbecues, or dinner. It’s fresh and lovely (and the recipe DOESN’T call for gelatin). Everyone loves it!
This dessert recipe for a no-bake Nutella cheesecake with an Oreo crust will make your mouth water! Satisfy your sweet tooth with this delicious no-bake Nutella cheesecake with an Oreo crust that is made from scratch! Since this cheesecake is no-bake, you can serve it chilled as a fun summer dessert at a picnic or potluck.
This quick and easy dessert is made with just six ingredients, including cherry pie filling, cream cheese and a graham cracker crust. It can be prepared in a matter of minutes, making it a great choice for any get-together!
No Bake Cherry Cheesecake in a Jar is a deliciously creamy dessert that is ready in just 30 minutes as it combines a graham cracker crust, a creamy layer of cheesecake filling that is then topped with a delicious homemade cherry pie filling. This is the perfect dessert to make for all your summer BBQs this year.
This indulgent Triple Berry Cheesecake Milkshake is sweet, creamy, and a fun way to elevate vanilla ice cream. Made with cold vanilla ice cream, delicious strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, and a slice of creamy cheesecake. It's better than Dairy Queen's!
No-Bake Ice Cream and Cold Desserts
Love cold and frozen desserts? Then you’ll want to try these no-churn and no-cook ice cream and drinks recipes.
Copycat Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cake – Layers of chocolate and vanilla ice cream, fudge and Oreo cookie crunchies covered in whipped cream frosting. Tastes just like the DQ cakes we all have grown to love!
More No-Bake Dessert Recipe Ideas
Here are a few outside-of-the-box no-bake dessert recipes. Find no-bake puddings, cold fruit desserts, no-bake layered cakes, and more!
This strawberry sundae recipe has just what you need to quell that frozen dessert craving. Layers of vanilla ice cream and homemade strawberry syrup are topped with whipped cream, fresh strawberries and chocolate shavings!
The combination of juicy mandarin oranges, sweet whipped cream, and fluffy marshmallows makes this orange jello fluff a perfect treat. My favorite part is that it can be prepared in a matter of minutes with just a handful of ingredients
With July 4th around the corner, these no bake 4th of July pound cake sticks could not be easier to make! Just 3 ingredients and no baking required, these are the ideal patriotic bite sized dessert for your next 4th of July party!
This 3-ingredient dulce de leche cake can be prepared ahead of time and requires no baking! Filled with layers of crispy wafers and sweet dulce de leche, it’s sure to become one of your favorite go-to no-bake desserts!
This Drumstick Dessert is an easy way to get your drumstick fix in the form of a no bake dessert! It’s great for whipping up last minute and taking along to a potluck, BBQ or summer gathering! And it tastes exactly like a drumstick!