Nothing says summer like fresh strawberries! Here’s a collection of quick and easy strawberry desserts, perfect for enjoying after a long, hot day.
Whether you need something for unexpected company or simply want a sweet ending to a summer meal, any of these recipes would be perfect.
They’re all super simple to put together, which is the name of the game during summertime!
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11 Quick & Easy Summer Strawberry Desserts
1. Strawberry Delight with Philly Cream Cheese
From Summer Scraps
Young and old, everyone in your family is guaranteed to love this light and tasty dessert. Strawberry Delight is made with three delicious layers of fresh Strawberry Jell-O, crushed up Oreo cookie crumbs, and whipped strawberry cream cheese! It is both easy and delicious, plus you can conveniently make it in individual dessert cups or one big pan. Top with a few slices of fresh strawberry and a sprinkle of cookie crumbs for an extra tasty treat.
2. Chocolate Chip Cookie & Strawberry Trifle
From Frugal Living Mom
Making this Chocolate Chip Cookie and Strawberry Trifle is a breeze and it tastes just like a fresh summer icebox cake! A vanilla whipped cream cheese filling is deliciously layered with fresh diced strawberries, and chunky crumbs of chocolate chip cookie. The best part? It is an easy to make and no bake recipe, making it perfect for summer gatherings.
3. Sinful Fruit Kabobs
From Glued to My Crafts
Lately I have had a killer sweet tooth, so chocolate anything sounds totally amazing right now. These Sinful Kebabs come together in no time and look oh so good. Cubes of Devil’s Food cake are placed on kebabs along with fresh strawberries and fluffy marshmallows, then topped with a luscious drizzle of melted chocolate. I hope you don’t feel too guilty eating these up!
4. Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp
From Ann’s Entitled Life
Strawberry and rhubarb is a classic flavor combination that never disappoints. The only way to make it better is with this incredibly easy recipe for Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp that is basically just dicing and combining ingredients! It is a sweet and tart dessert that is easy to make for even the most novice chef. Serve with a scoop or two of vanilla ice cream and a sprig of mint for the ultimate strawberry dessert.
5. Banana Split with a Twist
From Inspiration for Moms
It’s a banana split with a twist! This brilliant blogger took all of the favorite flavors from a banana split and turned them into a delicious ice cream pie. A buttery graham cracker crust is topped with vanilla ice cream and alternating layers of fresh diced strawberries and crushed pineapple. The whole thing gets drizzled with chocolate sauce and then placed in the freezer until ready to serve.
6. Strawberry Angel Food Cake
From Crystal & Co
Use up the rest of your strawberries with this delicious, simple, and healthy Strawberry Angel Food Cake. You only need three ingredients to make this heavenly dessert. Cut a prepared angel food cake in half and then stuff with fresh strawberry slices and plain whipped cream. Your whole family will love this dessert and they will be so surprised by the hidden strawberries nestled inside.
7. Quick and Simple Strawberry Sauce
From Summer Scraps
Fresh strawberry sauce is the perfect topping for nearly any dessert. It is extra delicious drizzled over angel food cake, rich cheesecake, or strawberry shortcakes! I think what I love most about this recipe is just how simple it is to make. You only need strawberries, sugar, and a few moments of free time to get this sauce simmering and ready to be devoured.
8. Patriotic Trifle Bowl
From Glued to My Crafts
Whether you are hosting a backyard barbecue or throwing an amazing fourth of July bash, this patriotic trifle bowl is the perfect dessert to serve to your guests. It’s got red, white, and blue colors going on and yes, it is absolutely delicious! Fresh, sweet berries and cubes of angel food cake are layered with a silky smooth orange pudding whipped cream.
9. Spiked Strawberry Shortcake
From The Grant Life
This strawberry dessert is three of my favorite things- quick, easy, and tasty. To make your own spiked strawberry shortcake all you will need is some Bisquick mix, strawberries spiked with some very berry moscato, and homemade sweetened whipped cream. What is not to love about a dessert filled with fruit, dairy, bread and booze?
10. Scrumptious Strawberry Cobbler
Fresh strawberries are the shining stars in this classic Southern Strawberry Cobbler. Made with five simple ingredients, this easy cobble comes together in a flash and tastes amazing! All it takes is fresh strawberries and a few basic pantry staples. Simply thickly slice some fresh strawberries into a baking dish, dot them with little pieces of softened butter, pour the yummy milk mixture over top, and pop in the oven until golden brown and bubbly.
11. Easy Celebration Ice Cream Cake
This easy celebration ice cream cake has to be the easiest dessert in the history of mankind. It tastes incredible and is guaranteed to draw “oohs” and “aahs” from your guests. It’s the perfect centerpiece for any special occasion! Once you know the secret of this life changing dessert you can add whatever you like to the mix making it totally customizable. I think my favorite flavor combination is cherry and coconut!
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Check out more great strawberry recipes:
- Chocolate Strawberry Whoopie Pies
- Fresh Strawberry Lemonade
- 11 Quick and Easy Summer Strawberry Recipes
- Strawberry Yogurt Cake