Easy No-Bake Desserts Perfect for a Day at the Beach
*UPDATED JULY 2019
Are you looking for some super easy and totally delicious desserts that are a perfect end to your day at the beach—or anywhere, really? Look no further. We have rounded up the best no-bake dessert recipes that require very few ingredients and kitchen tools but promise to deliver on taste, presentation and ease. Check out these mouthwatering dessert recipes that are simply delicious. You can make them right in your Indian Rocks Beach vacation rental, too. Try one or try them all. Let us know if you have they turned out because we'd love to know. Enjoy!
Mango and pineapple chunks are even more refreshing when served frozen—and even sweeter when drizzled in melted white chocolate. What a delightfully way to cool down after a day on the beach. Or bring them to the beach with you in your cooler for a refreshing cold snack. Yum! You only need a few ingredients, some skewer sticks, and a freezer for this one. Make this your new favorite beach vacation dessert. Kid friendly, family approved!
Topped with clementines, kiwi, and strawberries, this easy, no-bake cheesecake pie is almost too pretty to eat. Almost... Decadent cream cheese mixed with a few staple ingredients is balanced by tart and sweet fresh fruit. A cookie crust seals the deal making this a beautiful and equally delicious dessert that is sure to please. It looks like a tropical beach on a plate, doesn't it?
Who doesn't love ice cream cake? No one that we know! If you need a dessert that will wow the crowd in a hurry, look no further than this easy ice cream cake recipe. Prepare it in just 5 minutes (plus freezing time). It's guaranteed to be a family favorite with the kids and kids-at-heart. Ice cream, ice cream sandwiches, cookies, whipped cream and hot fudge? Oh yeah! Who wants a slice of this right now? Yes, please!
This strawberry blueberry trifle recipe requires zero baking and it takes only about 30 minutes to make! The sweet-tartness of the fruit, melt-in-your-mouth soft angel food cake, and lightly sweetened cream come together so well. If you don’t have a trifle dish, you could easily put this in a large glass pyrex dish and it would still be fabulous. Its patriotic colors of red, white and blue make it a go-to recipe for Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day celebrations just to name a few. It's pretty stunning to look at and even more delicious to eat.
Not only is this no-bake chocolate cheesecake deliciously rich and amazing, it is also so easy to make. It’s the perfect no-bake chocolate cheesecake! You'll only need a few ingredients to whip this dessert up in no time. Bittersweet chocolate combines with cream cheese and sour cream to form the base of this satisfying cheesecake which sits atop a chocolate graham cracker crust. Oh yeah chocolate lovers, this one's for you!
This recipe is super easy to whip up and makes around 4 individual servings. You can use jars, cups, whatever you have on hand. They're totally tropical in taste and appearance but quick and easy to assemble, and very satisfying. Who doesn't love key lime pie when you're at the beach? It's the quintessential beach dessert made even easier with this recipe. All you need to do is find key limes or key lime juice. Then you're set to go!
Okay, who's hungry?! So the question is, which one of these mouthwatering, easy, no-bake desserts are you going to make first? Better start making that shopping list!