By Vanessa Greaves

Less is more.

Who says recipes have to be complicated to be good? These easy desserts 2-ingredient desserts celebrate the minimalist approach to maximum satisfaction.

1. Oreo Cookie Bark

Oreo cookies + white chocolate. At last count, there were a gazillion Oreo flavors out there, and they can all be made into super-easy cookie bark.

Oreo Cookie Bark | photo by mis7up

2. Schweine Ohren

Puff pastry + sugar. Translated as "pigs' ears," this super-easy confection is also known as palmiers, palm leaves, or elephant ears. To change it up, roll the pastry dough with cinnamon sugar, fruit preserves, or Nutella.

Schweine Ohren (Pig's Ears) | Photo by Sugarplum

3. 2-Ingredient Peanut Butter Fudge

Peanut butter + almond bark. So many ways to change up the flavors. How about dark chocolate and crunchy peanut butter next time? And there should definitely be a next time.

2-Ingredient Peanut Butter Fudge | Photo by SHORECOOK

4. Nutella-Coconut Fudge Pops

Nutella + coconut cream. "These are a great homemade version of Coconut Bliss Bars" — CJ

Nutella-Coconut Fudge Pops |Photo by CJ

5. Peanut Butter Banana Ice Cream

Peanut butter + banana. The ingredients are right there in the title, but you can add extras like nuts, chocolate, marshmallows, or crushed cookies.

Peanut Butter Banana Ice Cream | Photo by Yoly

6. Chocolate-Covered Potato Chips

Chocolate + potato chips. Because chocolate elevates everything to dessert status. Make sure to use thick, sturdy chips so they'll stand up to the dipping. As an alternative, you can simply drizzle the chocolate over them.

Chocolate-Covered Potato Chips | Photo by CookinBug

7. Chocolate Blueberry Bark

Chocolate chips + dried blueberries. Make this with dark chocolate and get a double dose of antioxidants in every bite.

Chocolate Blueberry Bark | Photo by Linda Trem

8. Dark Chocolate Almond Rocks

Almonds + chocolate chips. Substitute any other nuts you like in this super-simple confection.

Dark Chocolate Almond Rocks | Photo by Buckwheat Queen

9. Puff Pastry Waffles

Puff pastry + Nutella. Puff pastry baked in your waffle iron needs to be your new obsession. Spread with Nutella, peanut butter, jam, or whatever your heart desires.

Puff Pastry Waffles | Photo by foodelicious

Yes, impressive desserts can come from just two ingredients. Now take a look at what you can make with no more than five ingredients.

More: Get our entire collection of quick and easy dessert recipes.