10 Irresistible Cheesecakes Not in Pie Form

Who doesn't love a bite of rich and creamy cheesecake? These decadent treats show that your favorite dessert doesn't have to come in pie form. Cheesecake takes on jars, bars, and straws in these sweet spins on the classic.

1. Strawberry Cheesecake Shortcake

Strawberry shortcake + cheesecake = pure bliss. The summer staple gets a revamp with a bright strawberry basil salad, rich cheesecake filling, and crunchy brown butter biscuit crumbles. Read the full recipes for Strawberry Cheesecake Shortcakes from What Should I Make For.

2. Vanilla Bean Cheesecakes

Deliciously decadent, these individual cheesecakes pair a buttery coconut crust with a rich chocolate ganache topping. Expect oohs and aahs from impressed guests when you serve these Vanilla Bean Cheesecakes with Coconut Crusts Topped with Chocolate Ganache from The Beach House Kitchen at your next dinner party.

3. Cherry Cheesecake Ice Cream

Cool down with a scoop of this velvety cherry cheesecake ice cream. If you're a fan of classic cherry cheesecake, you'll love Cherry Cheesecake Ice Cream from Confectionalism. It's a frozen twist just in time for sultry summer days.

4. No-Bake S'mores Cheesecake

Summertime means s'mores! Toasted marshmallow cheesecake with an almond graham cracker crust gets drenched in hot fudge in this grown-up version of the campfire favorite. Get the entire No-Bake S'mores Cheesecake recipe from One Sweet Mess.

5. No-Bake Lemon Oreo Cheesecake

Sweet and tangy, a double boost of lemon makes these No-Bake Lemon Oreo Cheesecake from My Baking Addiction a bright finish to any meal.

6. Mini Cheesecake Cones

Perfect for your summer barbecue, these creamy, dreamy bite-size treats from What Should I Make For whip up in minutes thanks to a simple no-bake cheesecake filling.

7. Cheesecake Milkshake

Now you can have your cheesecake and drink it, too! Everything you love about a New York-style cheesecake is slurped up through a straw in this Cheesecake Milkshake from Cook the Story.

8. Mexican Sundae Cheesecake Bars

A salty peanut crust balances the silky, sweet cheesecake and hot fudge topping in these specialty bars. The Mexican Sundae Cheesecake Bars from Cozy Country Living are part cookie, part cake, and completely delicious.


9. Lime Cheesecake Pops

Is there anything better than a frozen dessert on a hot summer day? When you add cheesecake to the mix, the answer is a resounding yes! These Lime Cheesecake Pops from Vanessa's Values are cold, creamy, tart, tangy, and they hit the spot after a day spent soaking in the sun.

10. Mini Mason Jar Strawberry Cheesecakes

Nothing little about the yum in these Mini Mason Jar Strawberry Cheesecakes from M is for Mama. Just grab a spoon and dig into these perfectly portioned servings that are big on taste. And the best part? You don't have to share!

More Delicious Desserts!

We'll show you how to whip up this layered dessert with the classic flavors of strawberry and rhubarb. Perfect for sharing, it's served in a pretty, portable jar.


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