30 No-Bake Desserts

Heat wave or not, give yourself (and your oven) a well-deserved break. Whether you prefer a rich Oreo refrigerator cake or fruity pound cake parfaits, these desserts will surely hit the spot.

Crazy Spumoni

"This wonderful coffee treat just hit the spot. I really enjoyed the flavor of this creamy, rich, thick treat. I will definitely be making this again."

-Baby Kato

Oreo Refrigerator Cake

"Having a piece of this dessert is like biting into chocolate heaven! This set to the perfect texture. It's just fantastic!"


No-Bake Toblerone Cheesecake

"Normally I'm not big on cheesecake, but this is the best cheesecake I have EVER eaten! It's smooth, rich and delicious!"

-Rambling Robin

Banana Pudding Beach Icebox Cake

"I loved the flavors of this icebox cake! The sweet flavor of the fresh banana slices really came through and they were nice and creamy even when frozen. I think this would be a great dessert to make in the summertime for friends as it’s really easy to assemble ahead of time and looks impressive."

-Izy Hossack

Brazilian Brigadeiro

"Brigadeiros are one of my favorite desserts from my years living in Brazil! Once the mixture is cool enough to touch, my kids help roll the balls in the chocolate sprinkles."


Lemonade Pie

"This was pie is wonderful! So easy, so quick — so quickly gone, too!"


3 Layer Bars

"These are sinfully delicious! It's the perfect little bar for when you want something sweet but don't feel like baking."


No-Bake Cheesecake

"Great crisp base and the cheesecake is just so velvety smooth."


No-Bake Caramel Popcorn

"Perfect for what I was looking for! I wanted caramel corn NOW, not in an hour or two! My family gobbled up the whole bowl so fast I had to make another."

-Ultimate Food Junkie

Chocolate Eclair Taste-A-Like

"This is my favorite dessert ever! It tastes just like a bakery chocolate eclair."

-School cooker

Cookie Dough Truffles

"Definitely the best raw cookie dough recipe I've tried yet!"


Basic Crepes

"Such a great recipe to have in your arsenal! I topped ours with fresh lemon juice, zest and some cream. An easy treat that looks harder than it is."



"Great! We made tiny cheesecake desserts in little cups by placing a vanilla wafer at the bottom."


Macadamia Peach Parfait

"This a lovely dessert, and it's very simple to prepare. My family loved these!"


Dirty Chai Tiramisu

Try this fragrant re-invention of an Italian classic with Indian chai spices.

Cherry Cheesecake Pie

"Love it! It's so easy to prepare, and refreshingly cool on a hot day. I was thrilled that I had all the ingredients on hand to make this."


No Bake Cereal Cookies

"Wow! These are awesome! I used bran flakes to try and make them that little bit healthier. It worked great."


Low-Carb No-Bake Cheesecake

"This recipe is absolutely amazing. I was struggling with my low carb diet and this recipe gave me something to look forward to when i needed that sweet fix."


Chocolate Cheesecakes for Two

"I wanted something creamy and chocolaty to indulge in and these surely satisfied my craving."

-Roxanne J.R.

White Chocolate Trifle

"This is a dessert to knock the socks off your guests when you have no time to fuss! All you need is some pretty basic pantry items and about 20 minutes."

-Chef Kate

French Silk Pie

"If I could give this recipe 10 stars, I would! This was the most fantastic, smooth, rich, chocolatey French silk pie I've ever tasted."


Pretzel Bars

"These are really tasty and oh so quick."


Mudberry Tart

"This recipe could really be made with any fruit you have on hand, but the kiwi and strawberries are so bright and pretty."


Honey & Oat Peanut Butter Bars

"These are really great and easy to make. Nice on a weeknight when I realized that I needed something for lunchboxes the next day."


Fast Fruit Tarts

"This is a very good recipe for a fast and easy treat! I love the apricot preserves — they add just the right amount of sweetness."


Homemade Cliff Bars

"Fabulous! I keep these around my house all of the time now."


No Bake Cookies

"Exactly the recipe I was looking for! Easy to make and everyone loves them."


Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie

"This was a snap to make, and a small slice goes a long way. The kitchen stayed nice and cool and we had a delicious dessert!"

-Theresa P

Basic Vanilla Custard

"Yummy! Super easy to make and tastes amazing. A great basic vanilla recipe. I'll definitely be bookmarking this to make again!"


No-Bake Mermaid Cheesecake

A colorful cheesecake that beckons the beach to the dining table with summer vibes and crystal rock candy.