No-bake desserts are always a good idea — especially when you don’t feel like dealing with your oven. Skip the heat and try out one of these mouthwatering no-bake desserts instead. Each one is better than the next.

It’s always super satisfying when you don’t have to turn to your oven — especially on super hot days — to make an irresistible treat. The desserts may all be similar in preparation, but they are all so different in taste. No matter which one you choose, you are picking a winner!

Favorite No-Bake Dessert Recipes

chocolate peanut butter pie

No-bake desserts are great for all kinds of occasions. Serve them up on Sunday brunch, bring one for the neighborhood barbeque, or whip up one for that simple family dinner. Don’t count on having leftovers either! Everyone will be going back for seconds and thirds of the sweet treats.

1. No-Bake Cheesecake

Need a last-minute dessert or have a craving and want something fast? Go with this no-bake cheesecake. With only seven ingredients, it can be made in under 20 minutes, meaning you can be eating cheesecake in just 25 minutes.

how to make non bake cheesecake
No-Bake Cheesecake
No-Bake Cheesecake is the perfect quick and easy, no-bake dessert! Made with light, simple ingredients—cream cheese, cool whip, sour cream, and sugar—this no-bake Cheesecake guarantees to be a hit!
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2. No-Bake Peanut Butter Pie

Peanut butter makes any dessert ten times better. Case in point: this mouthwatering peanut butter pie. With only four ingredients, you’ll be digging into a slice in no time.

No Bake Peanut Butter Pie
 This No Bake Peanut Butter Pie is a quick and easy no-bake dessert that only requires a premade graham cracker crust and 4 ingredients!
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3. No-Bake Caramel Shortbread Pie

If you are a fan of shortbread cookies, you are guaranteed to fall in love with this no-bake caramel shortbread pie. The shortbread crust, plus the silky-smooth caramel filling, will easily make your tastebuds dance.

No-Bake Caramel Shortbread Pie
No Bake Caramel Shortbread Pie… pure summer decadence. Is there anything more refreshing than a cool, creamy, silky-smooth, no-bake pie?
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4. No-Bake Cherry Cheesecake

Impress your family and friends with this simple no-bake cherry cheesecake. The cherry on top will be the perfect ending to your celebration.

Cherry Cheesecake
No-Bake Cherry Cheesecake
No-Bake Cherry Cheesecake is the perfect quick and easy, no-bake dessert!
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5. Peaches and Cream Pie

Satisfy that sweet tooth with a big slice of peaches and cream pie. The sweet peaches are sandwiched between a shortbread crust and a fluffy whipped cream topping. Not only that but there is also a cream cheese layer that takes this pie to the next level.

No Bake Peach Cream Pie
No Bake Peach Cream Pie
This No Bake Peach Cream Pie is made with fresh peaches, a no bake graham cracker crust, and an easy cream pie filling. This homemade peach pie makes an easy summer dessert!
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6. No-Bake Oreo Cheesecake

Sometimes plain cheesecake just doesn’t cut it. Upgrade the classic and add some Oreos into the mix. It will be the best decision that you’ll make all day.

No-Bake Oreo Cheesecake
This No-Bake Oreo Cheesecake is the perfect dessert for those days when you don’t want to turn on the oven! It’s rich, creamy, and loaded with everyone’s favorite cookies!
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Simple And Easy No-Bake Dessert Recipes

7. No-Bake Strawberry Jell-O Pie

Fruit in dessert means it’s healthy, right? That might not be the case with this strawberry jello pie, but we can pretend. The decadent cake has layers and layers of delicious flavors.

No-Bake Strawberry Jello Pie
This No-Bake Strawberry Jello Pie is light, fresh, creamy, and ridiculously easy! With both fresh strawberries and strawberry flavored gelatin, it’s full of bright berry flavor.
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Sometimes you just want the cookies dough and not the whole cookie. Next time that craving hits, whip up a batch of this edible cookie dough. It’s perfectly safe to eat and truly hard to resist.

Edible Cookie Dough Is Here Because Sometimes You Just Need It
No baking required!
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9. No-Bake Pumpkin Pie

If you’re running out of space in your oven during your Thanksgiving dinner, this pie will be your savor since it’s no-bake! Save time and space and enjoy this flavorful pie all at the same time.

No Bake Pumpkin Pie
No Bake Pumpkin Pie – Made with a graham cracker crust and layers of cream cheese, spiced pumpkin filling, pudding, and Cool Whip – a perfect fall dessert!
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10. No-Bake Key Lime Pie

Good luck eating just one slice of this key lime pie. It’s so good you might as well forget cutting it into slices, and pull up with a fork to eat the whole thing!

No Bake Key Lime Pie
A No Bake Key Lime Pie Recipe uses minimal ingredients and is ready in just 15 minutes. Graham cracker crust with an easy lime cheesecake pie filling.
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11. Banana Split Pie

If you’re a fan of banana splits, you will quickly fall in love with this banana split pie. It takes all the classic ingredients and mashes them up into a pie crust to reimagine the traditional dessert.

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Banana Split Pie
Banana Split Pie? Yes! Because the only thing better than a banana split from your favorite ice cream shop is an easy, no-bake Banana Split Pie from your very own kitchen.
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12. Chocolate Lasagna

Dessert lasagna is definitely one of the things you never knew you needed. Layers of cream cheese, Oreos, pudding, and chocolate chips replace noodles and sauce to turn this savory creation into something amazingly sweet.

Chocolate Lasagna
It doesn’t get much more fun than chocolate lasagna! You’ll love the layers of cream cheese, Oreos, pudding, and chocolate chips—and how easy it is to make!
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13. Blackberry Lemon Icebox Cake

Each bite of this blackberry ice cake gets better and better. Dig in to see layers of pound cake sandwiched between blackberries and whipped cream.

Blackberry Lemon Icebox Cake Recipe | Cake ’n Knife
Blackberry Lemon Icebox Cake is an easy, no-bake frozen dessert that will cool you off with a fruity zing! It takes no time to pull together.
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14. Apple Pie Lasagna

Classic apple pie gets an upgrade in this apple pie lasagna. The dessert lasagna takes the classic flavors and adds in graham crackers, caramel brown sugar, and toffee bits for a delectable treat.

Apple Pie Lasagna: No-Bake Fall Dessert
This Apple Pie Lasagna is a no-bake dessert that’s made up of layers of graham cracker topped with caramel brown sugar cream cheese, homemade apple pie filling, whipped cream, and Heath toffee bits.
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15. No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake Cups

Keep a fall dessert in your fridge at all times with these adorable pumpkin cheesecake cups. It will make it easy to take sweets on the go whenever you want.

No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake Cups
Indulge your love of pumpkin with these No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake Cups! All fall flavors we love the most, and did I mention you don't have to bake it?!
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16. S’mores Lasagna

What happens when you combine a typical icebox cake with s’mores? You end up with s’mores lasagna. Once you make this dessert, you are going to want to make it time and time again.

S’mores Lasagna
S’mores Lasagna is delicious layers of buttery graham cracker crust, fluffy cream cheese, rich chocolate pudding, and topped with gooey marshmallows.
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17. No-Bake Christmas Crunch Cookies

Bookmark this recipe for the holiday season as it is one that you are not going to want to miss!

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No-Bake Christmas Crunch Cookies
These simple 4- ingredient No-Bake Christmas Crunch Cookies the perfect holiday cookie to enjoy at home and give as gifts!
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18. No-Bake Chocolate Cheese Cake Bars

Love chocolate? How about cheesecake? If the answer is yes to that question, then you will love these death by chocolate cheesecake bars. They are every chocolate lover’s dream come true.

Death-By-Chocolate No Bake Cheesecake Bars
Death by Chocolate No-Bake Cheesecake Bars — Only for serious chocoholics because they’re rich, creamy, decadent, and loaded with chocolate!! NO-BAKE and
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Love cake pops? Then you’ll be a big fan of these cookie truffles. They are basically the same thing in cookie form and just as delicious.

No-Bake Chocolate Chip Truffles
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20. Peanut Butter Energy Bites

Looking to satisfy that sweet craving and get a little pick me up at the same time? Pop one of these peanut butter energy bites into your mouth to meet both requirements.

No-Bake Peanut Butter Energy Bites
Peanut Butter Energy Bites
Want a healthy and quick snack that really satisfies? Try these No-Bake Peanut Butter Energy Bites! They're perfect for school lunches and adults love them too!
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21. Spumoni Ice Cream Cake

Get ready for this spumoni ice cream cake to become your new favorite dessert. The different layers of ice cream make this cake very irresistible. You might as well double the recipe, as everyone is going to want seconds and thirds.

Spumoni Ice Cream Cake Is 10x More Fun Than A Sundae
The coolest way to beat the heat. 😎
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22. Lemon Cream Cheese Pie

Brighten up your day with a slice of lemon cream cheese pie. The citrus flavor complements the smooth cream cheese filling to make an unforgettable flavor combination.

lemon cream pie with graham cracker crust served in a pie dish.
Lemon Cream Cheese Pie
This no-bake Lemon Cream Cheese Pie is one of my favorites! It's creamy, brightened up with a squeeze of lemon juice, and a cinch to make!
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23. No-Bake Old-Fashioned Peanut Butter Balls

These peanut butter balls are quickly going to become a weeknight favorite. Spice up the recipe by topping them with coconut, corn flakes, or even chocolate chips to make this clever dessert even better.

Old Fashioned Peanut Butter Balls
No-Bake Old-Fashioned Peanut Butter Balls
This 3-Ingredient, No-Bake Old Fashioned Peanut Butter Ball recipe are simple to make and will take you back to your childhood with the first bite!
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24. No-Bake Creamsicle Cheesecake

If you were a big fan of creamsicle popsicles when you were little, you are going to be an even bigger fan of this creamsicle cheesecake. It takes elements from the classic ice cream popsicle and reimagines them as a no-bake pie that will quickly become a fan favorite.

No-Bake Orange Creamsicle Cheesecake
No-Bake Orange Creamsicle Cheesecake
This No-Bake Orange Creamsicle Cheesecake is a nostalgic bite of orange and vanilla reminiscent of those long-gone summer days from your childhood.
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25. No-Bake Oreo Dessert

Looking for a dessert that will make your guest go wow? Go with this Oreo dessert. It may not look like much from the outside, but after one bite, you will be super impressed.

This no bake, quick and easy Oreo Dessert Recipe is sure to be a hit!
Oreo Dessert
This No-Bake Oreo Dessert is a quick and easy no-bake dessert you're gonna love!  This chocolate dessert is made up of pudding, cream cheese, cool whip, and Oreos, of course. 
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26. Cracker Jack and Pretzel Treats

See ya later, rice Krispy treats! These cracker jack and pretzel treats are here to take their place. The gooey treats are an elevated version of the childhood classic that is perfect for any time of the day.

Cracker Jack and Pretzel Treats
Held together with gooey marshmallows, these caramel Cracker Jack and pretzel bites are the perfect light dessert (or mid-day pick-me-up!).
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27. No-Bake S’Mores Bars

This S’Mores Bars Recipe is AMAZING! AND they’re super easy to make! If you love the texture and taste of that graham cracker cookie crust, you’re not going to want to miss out on these delicious gooey s’mores bars. 

Pull out a few ingredients from your pantry and you'll have a quick and easy delicious dessert in just minutes with these 4-Ingredient S'mores Dessert Bars!
No-Bake S’Mores Bars
S'Mores Bars made with only 4-ingredients – Golden Grahams cereal, Hershey chocolate bars, marshmallows, and butter! It's the EASIEST no-bake dessert bar recipe ever!
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28. Peanut Butter Lasagna

Have you ever wondered what dessert goes with lasagna? Well, a lasagna dessert of course. Turn your favorite classic Italian recipe into your new favorite dessert recipe! I’ve personally made this no-bake chocolate peanut butter lasagna more times than I can count, and it never fails to be a huge crowd pleaser.

peanut butter lasagna in a glass casserole dish
Peanut Butter Lasagna
Peanut butter lasagna is going to be your new favorite no bake dessert recipe! Perfectly fluffy and deliciously sweet, this easy chocolate peanut butter dessert only takes 30 minutes to make.
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29. Oreo Fluff

If you are a fan of an Oreo Fluff full of cream cheese, vanilla pudding, cool whip, and Oreos than you are guaranteed to enjoy this easy no-bake dessert that always turns out perfect!

This Oreo Fluff Dessert is a super simple no-bake dessert that is creamy and delicious with just the right amount of sweetness to tame that sweet tooth of yours with only 5 simple ingredients! 
Oreo Fluff
This Oreo Fluff Dessert is a super simple no-bake dessert made with 5 simple ingredients – Oreos, Cream Cheese, Instant Pudding, Cool Whip & Milk!
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30. Lemon Cream Cheese Pie

It doesn’t get any more refreshing when it comes to this lemon cream cheese pie. The silky cream cheese filling blends perfectly with the lemon flavor to make a bright dessert that is out of this world.

lemon cream pie with graham cracker crust served in a pie dish.
Lemon Cream Cheese Pie
This no-bake Lemon Cream Cheese Pie is one of my favorites! It's creamy, brightened up with a squeeze of lemon juice, and a cinch to make!
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31. No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake

Need a quick dessert in about 15 minutes? Look no further than this no-bake blueberry cheesecake. The simple dessert comes together in a flash and tastes like it needed all day in the kitchen to create.

No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake
This no-bake blueberry cheesecake only takes about 15 minutes to make and requires no baking time at all. The rich, fruity taste is irresistible! 
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32. Strawberry Crunch Ice Cream Cake

If your go-to ice cream pop was a strawberry shortcake ice cream bar growing up, then you’ll be a big fan of this strawberry crunch ice cream cake. The cake takes everything you love from the bar and turns it into the most delicious bite. You may as well double this recipe, as this cake will be a hit!

Strawberry Crunch Ice Cream Cake
This strawberry ice cream cake has layers of vanilla ice cream, strawberry ice cream, and a fluffy whipped topping. The strawberry crunch on top makes it completely irresistible!
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33. Copycat Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cake

Having a friends and family over this summer? Ditch heading out to Dairy Queen and make your own ice cream cake for your summer barbeque. This copycat Dairy Queen ice cream cake taste just like the one you would buy at the store, but for a a fraction of the cost.

Copycat Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cake
This Copycat Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cake tastes just like the real thing, but for a fraction of the cost! It's easy to make, and you can customize it with your favorite ice cream flavors!
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34. No-Bake Peanut Butter Bars

There is no need to turn on the oven to make a peanut butter bar that will have your mouth watering. These no-bake peanut butter bars only have 6 ingreidents in them. They can be made in no time, meaning you’ll have a tasty treat on your plate in a flash.

Three no-bake peanut butter bars on a plate.
No-Bake Peanut Butter Bars
These No Bake Peanut Butter Bars are super simple to put together and need only 6 ingredients! And they're a no-bake treat, which means you will have them ready quickly, without needing to turn on your oven.
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35. Old-Fashioned Icebox Cake

It doesn’t get more classic than an old-fashioned icebox cake. The super traditional dessert only requires 5 ingredients to come together. The hardest part about making this dessert is waiting for it all to come together in the freezer.

Old-Fashioned Icebox Cake
Old-Fashioned Icebox Cake
This Old-Fashioned Icebox Cake is a classic no-bake dessert recipe that only requires 5 ingredients. The perfect easy dessert for a party!
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36. No Bake Chocolate Cake

Craving some chocolate, but don’t feel like pulling out all the punches to make a rich chocolate cake? Go with this no-bake chocolate cake instead. It tastes just like a flourless chocolate cake and has such a rich and gooey texture.

No Bake Chocolate Cake
No Bake Chocolate Cake
This no bake chocolate cake tastes like a flourless chocolate cake, but you don’t need to do any baking. It is easy to make and doesn’t require flour, eggs, or oil. The cake comes out rich and chocolatey.
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37. Lemon Oreo Truffles

These lemon Oreo truffles are the perfect bite-sized treat. The little truffles are made using Golden Oreos, cream cheese, lemon juice, and zest. They are topped with a chocolate candy coating, sealing everything into place. Each bite is more refreshing and lighter than the next.

Lemon Oreo Truffles
Lemon Oreo Truffles recipe is easy to make using Golden Oreo cookies, cream cheese, fresh lemon juice and zest, and chocolate candy for coating. Moist, sweet, and made with minimal effort, these no bake, bite-sized balls are light for spring and summer.
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38. No-Bake Chocolate Eclair Cake

If you love chocolate eclairs, you will fall in love with this no-bake chocolate eclair cake. The cake deconstructs a classic eclair layer by layer. It is the perfect no-bake dessert to serve for a big group.

No-Bake Chocolate Eclair Cake
A no-bake chocolate eclair cake is a delicious chilled dessert that turns a few simple ingredients into a cake that tastes like a chocolate eclair! It’s always a hit and perfect for parties.
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39. No Bake Cake Batter Truffles

If you love licking the batter off the spoon when you make a funfetti cake, these no bake cake batter truffles are the dessert for you. They are made using actual cake mix and loaded with sprinkles. The best part is they have no raw egg, so you can eat these without all the worries of raw cake batter.

No Bake Cake Batter Truffles
No Bake Cake Batter Truffles
No Bake Cake Batter Truffles are very easy to make using funfetti cake mix and are loaded with lots of sprinkles and dipped in white chocolate.
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