100+ Quick and Easy Dessert Recipes

Easy homemade pies, cookies, cake, and more. Treat yourself with no-bake and 30-minute desserts, with tips to help you make them.

Staff Picks

Bananas in Caramel Sauce

Rating: 4.52 stars
105
A delicious, fast dessert. Impressive served when the sauce is still bubbling! Serve with coconut ice cream, if desired.

Blackberry Cobbler II

Rating: 4.75 stars
1085
Throw together this cobbler in minutes using fresh berries from the yard!

Virginia Apple Pudding

Rating: 4.48 stars
132
This is a wonderful old family recipe served warm, topped with vanilla ice cream.

Best Peanut Butter Cookies Ever

Rating: 4.24 stars
1148
This is an amazing no-flour peanut butter cookie. It is so easy, even kids like to make it.

Chocolate Fudge Cookies

Rating: 4.59 stars
289
This recipe is so easy to make, and yields delicious chocolaty cookies.

Milly's Oatmeal Brownies

Rating: 4.63 stars
317
These are wonderful, chewy 'brownies' except that they are made with oatmeal instead of chocolate. Add your favorites (nuts, chocolate chips, chocolate candies, toffee chips) and create a truly delicious snack.

Five Minute Ice Cream

Rating: 4.67 stars
605
A fast way to make delicious ice cream without compromising quality. Use any frozen fruit in place of the strawberries. This is a quick recipe to WOW company who drop by.

Alabama Mud Cake

Rating: 4.22 stars
23
Great special occasion dessert or for any time.

Easy Platz (Coffee Cake)

Rating: 4.58 stars
136
A delicious light fruit cake, to go with a good cup of Java! Or serve as a dessert!

INCREDIBLE Raspberry Cheesecake Cookies

Rating: 4.45 stars
170
I created a monster with these cookies. OMG!! I found these amazing cookies at a local gas station and had to have the recipe...I finally had some help and came up with this recipe for them. Take that Otis Spunkmeyer....I got ya ;-) The flavor just pops right off the cookie and into your mouth! These aren't as gooey as Otis Spunkmeyer cookies but they are INCREDIBLE!!!

Easy Red Velvet Cake

Rating: 3.97 stars
94
Simple, simple, simple! The easiest recipe for a red velvet cake I have ever found. My husband LOVES this.

Toasted Waffle Ice Cream Sandwich

Rating: 5 stars
10
Super easy, endless combinations...a twist on the waffle cone, this sandwich has the hot-cold appeal of a la mode desserts. Napkins recommended!
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Inspiration and Ideas

Quick and Easy Brownies
Rating: Unrated
1940
"Quick, easy, incredible!" – DONALMK
17 Super-Quick Desserts
When your sweet tooth demands instant gratification, try these easy treats.

The Best Banana Pudding

Rating: 4.72 stars
1032

The best no bake banana pudding you will ever find (or so I've been told by many).