Memorial Day Dessert Recipes

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Lemon Cloud Pie I

Rating: 4.5 stars
A light, refreshing, and easy to make pie. It's one of my summer favorites.

Two Tier Strawberry Pie

Rating: 4.64 stars
This pie has a delicious twist. I no longer make regular strawberry pie because this one is so good.

Strawberry Trifle

Rating: 4.7 stars
This is a very light dessert recipe from my friend, Ellen. It is so easy to make and is the perfect ending to a heavy meal.

Blackberry Cobbler II

Rating: 4.75 stars
Throw together this cobbler in minutes using fresh berries from the yard!

American Flag Cake

Rating: 4.15 stars
Unfurl the red, white, and blue with this beautiful, easy, and patriotic flag cake perfect for the 4th of July, Memorial Day, or any favorite occasion. Assemble and frost the pretty cake and wait for the oohs and ahhs!

Barbequed Pineapple

Rating: 4.36 stars
Barbecued Pineapple! Serve in a bowl or a banana boat with pineapple on either side and a scoop of ice cream or two on top and drizzled with juice glaze. You may substitute juice (1/2 cup) for the sugar and rum part of the marinade.

Strawberries and Cream Cake

Rating: 4.39 stars
Makes an elegant presentation without too much fuss.

Red, White and Blue Ambrosia

Rating: 4.42 stars
This is a delicious, simple Ambrosia that will make a festive dessert that is perfect for Fourth of July parties!

Inspiration and Ideas

5-Star Memorial Day Cakes
From pound cakes to flag-decorated cakes, this collection of patriotic desserts includes recipes for every skill level.
Ice Cream Sandwich Cake
"My daughter renamed this 'The Best Dessert I've Ever Eaten.'" – DAYMOMMY