Mediterranean Dessert Recipes to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Honey-Pistachio Tart
Mix up your usual dessert repertoire with these recipes inspired by the Mediterranean. All of the Mediterranean ingredients we love -- pistachios, honey, fresh fruit -- help make these desserts delicious and one-of-a-kind. If you've got a sweet tooth, these Mediterranean recipes are sure to satisfy!

Honey-Pistachio Roasted Pears

Roasted pears are a delicious treat by themselves, but topping them with a mixture of mascarpone cheese, powdered sugar, and pistachios makes these pears extra decadent.

Five-Berry Compote with Mint and Orange Infusion

Who doesn't love fresh berries for dessert? This compote gets a boozy infusion of white wine and orange pekoe tea, making it perfect for spooning over ice cream, cake, or cheesecake.

Chocolate Almond Butter Fruit Dip

With just five ingredients and 15 minutes, you can whip up a delicious dessert that will please any crowd. Serve with slices of your favorite fruit, like pears, apples, and strawberries.

Strawberry Frozen Greek Yogurt

Even better than strawberry ice cream, this yummy frozen yogurt is full of fresh strawberries. It's the perfect creamy dessert to serve to a crowd on a hot day.

Lemon Olive Oil Cake

This is no ordinary cake. Using olive oil brings out the lemon flavor of this indulgent cake recipe. To make this dessert even more special, serve with a mix of fresh fruits, like blood oranges, berries, or sliced plums.

Greek Almond Shortbread Rounds

Even though this recipe makes a big batch, these melt-in-your-mouth cookies will disappear in a flash. No need to make frosting for these sweet cookies -- a dusting of powdered sugar is all they need.

Mint Frozen Greek Yogurt

For a cool and refreshing treat, try this frozen yogurt infused with fresh mint. This creamy dessert will definitely satisfy everyone at your table.

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Triple-Chocolate Tiramisu

Don't stress about dessert -- this classic Italian recipe makes enough to satisfy a crowd and requires only 30 minutes of prep time. Plus, this recipe has enough chocolate to keep any chocolate-lover happy.

Greek Baklava Bars

Look no further -- these yummy bars are the perfect dessert for your next party. These baklava bars are made with classic Mediterranean ingredients like walnuts, pistachios, and honey.

Sweet Ricotta and Strawberry Parfaits

Make ricotta cheese a sweet treat by mixing in honey, vanilla, and lemon zest. Layer it between fresh strawberries, and these pretty parfaits are ready to party.

Melomacarona (Greek Honey-Dipped Cookies)

Made with a variety of spices, including cinnamon, cloves, and nutmeg, these almond-topped cookies are sure to impress friends and family. Before serving, dip these unique cookies into a spiced honey glaze to give them even more flavor.

Raspberry Fudge Frozen Greek Yogurt

This decadent frozen yogurt features one of our favorite combos: raspberries and chocolate. To make this dessert even more delicious, garnish with fresh raspberries and chocolate shavings.

Honey-Pistachio Tart

You don't have to be an expert baker to whip up this easy tart recipe. This stunning tart is filled with honey, pistachios, and dried fruit, making it the perfect conclusion to a Mediterranean feast.

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