Try This! Easy No-Recipe Desserts

A dessert that dazzles doesn't have to be hard to make. Try these fun twists on family favorites.


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Build a Better Brownie

    Build a better brownie with creative "frostings" combined with tempting toppings. Try creamy peanut butter or classic caramel.

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Swirly Cupcake Stir-Ins

    For cupcakes full of flavor, the secret's in the swirl. See how easy it is to add an extra flavor to this simple treat.

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Delicious Dips for Strawberries

    Fresh strawberries combined with unexpected dipping ideas equals a delicious dessert!

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Dip into Dark Chocolate

    Fondue is fast, easy, and elegant. Dip into dark chocolate for a whole new twist on an old favorite.

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Dress Up Desserts with Chocolate

    Turn chocolate chips into a chic chocolate "accessory" for ice creams or cakes. Just use a plastic baggie to pipe decadent designs.

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Easy Homemade Dessert Nachos

    This clever twist on nachos substitutes fruity flavors for traditional toppings. Choose your favorites to build this sweet and crunchy treat.

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Easy Ice Cream Layer Cake

    This lovely layer cake couldn't be easier to build. Alternate your favorite flavors of cake and ice cream to create this dramatic dessert.

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Sprinkled Ice Cream Sandwiches

    What could be better than your favorite ice cream sandwiched between delicious cookies? Some sweet sprinkles add the finishing touch to this family favorite.

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Homemade Funnel Cakes

    Make a classic fair favorite, funnel cakes. Use cream puff dough and a sprinkle of sugar to take your family down memory lane.

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Fresh and Fast Fruit Sherbet

    It's fresh and fruity, and you can have this tasty treat anytime. See how easy it is to turn some frozen fruit and a carton of yogurt into yummy sherbet.

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Pretty Puffed Pastry

    Turn puff pastry into a delicate dessert with easy additions. Layer cream cheese and jam or just drizzle with chocolate for a sweet and flaky finish to any meal.

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Rustic Pie

    Give Grandma a run for her money when you put this beautiful homemade pie on the table. All you need to know is how to fold for a fabulous dessert.

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Team Jersey Cake

    A few simple cuts are all it takes to turn an ordinary sheet cake into this clever team jersey. Decorate with your team's colors for a slam-dunk dessert!

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Make a Monkey Cake

    If you can frost and pat, you can make this cute cake. It's a fun way to celebrate anything from a birthday to just monkeying around!

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