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10 Fabulous Summer Backyard Barbecue Dessert Ideas

Updated on September 17, 2015

Because You Gotta Have Dessert, Right?

I love summer desserts! Most of my favorite fruits are in season, and full of flavor. Blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, peaches, and apples, ohhh my!

Fruity cool light desserts are what I usually think of when I think of summer desserts. Here are a few of my summer favorite dessert ideas for backyard barbecues, carry ins, cookouts, or just because.

These desserts are sure to please any crowd, without breaking your back slaving over a hot stove in the kitchen. Most of these desserts are easy to prepare, they just look like you've put in a ton of effort. (shhh! don't tell anyone, let them think you've been cooking all day).

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Ice Cream Sundae Bar

Ice Cream Sundae Bar
Ice Cream Sundae Bar

#1 Set Up An Ice Cream Bar With All The Toppings

An ice cream sundae bar is an easy summer party treat. You can even make your own ice cream. Here are some of the toppings you can add to your sundae bar:

☀ Nuts (check with your guests to make sure no one is allergic to nuts)

☀ hot fudge

☀ peanut butter topping

☀ caramel sauce

☀ strawberries

☀ peaches

☀ bananas

☀ chopped cookies

☀ chopped candies

☀ cherries

☀ chocolate chips

☀ whipped topping

☀ mini chocolate bars

☀ sprinkles

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Topping Ideas for Your Summer Sundae Bar

Fruit and Yogurt Parfait

Fruit and Yogurt Parfait
Fruit and Yogurt Parfait

#2 Easy Fruit And Yogurt Parfaits

The perfect recipe for a summer brunch or garden luncheon. They look fabulous, they're light, and super simple to make.

Simply layer fruit and yogurt into parfait, or wine glasses. Then top them with a few more pieces of fruit and a sprinkle of granola cereal. Strawberries, and blueberries, with plain or vanilla yogurt work wonderful.

You could also use bananas, peach slices, or blackberries with your favorite flavor of yogurt.

They're also very yummy in the fall with apple slices, and vanilla yogurt topped with walnuts.

Image (c) L Gerlach

Watermelon Cupcakes

Watermelon Cupcakes
Watermelon Cupcakes

#3 Making Watermelon Cupcakes

Watermelon Cupcakes

What you'll need~

* 8 cupcake liners

* 8 cupcake shaped pieces of seedless watermelon, (see below)

* 2 cups pineapple cream cheese frosting

* Sprinkles for garnish

How to make them~

Place the liners in an 8-cup cupcake tin. Cut 3-inch thick slices of seedless watermelon. Cut round cupcake sized pieces from the slices. Put a watermelon 'cupcake' in each liner. Place a dollop of frosting on each cupcake. Decorate as desired with sprinkles. Serves 8.

Watermelon cupcake recipe and image courtesy of NWPB

Summer Berry Fruit Mould

Summer Berry Fruit Mould
Summer Berry Fruit Mould

#4 Creamy Berry Fruit Mould

Here is an easy summer dessert, that your friends will think you spent a ton of time and effort on, but it's really quite simple.

It takes ten minutes max to prepare, then just pop it in the fridge for a couple hours to chill. You can even make it a day or two ahead if you need to.

Creamy Berry Fruit Mould


2 - 15 oz. cans of peaches in light syrup (or their own juice)

3 packets of plain gelatin

1 cup silken tofu (or cottage cheese)

1 1/4 cups water + about 1/2 cup

1-2 cups fresh strawberries

1 cup fresh blueberries

1/3 cup honey (or sugar)

Non stick cooking spray

Drain and reserve the juice from the peaches, add enough water to the reserved juice to make 1 1/2 cups. Sprinkle the gelatin over the peach juice water mixture and set it aside for about 4 minutes.

Boil 1 1/4 cups of water, then add the honey, and stir until it dissolves. Pour the hot water mixture into the peach juice mixture.

Put the pears, tofu, and juice mixture into a blender and process until all is smooth. Spray a mold or bundt pan lightly with the non stick spray ( I used a Wilton Silicone Mini Fluted Tube pan). Add the strawberries (sliced) and blueberries and peach mixture in layers. Chill for a couple hours (you and the mold).

You don't have to have a tube pan to make this you can make it in an ordinary bowl.

To remove the mold from the pan, dip the bottom in hot water for a minute, place a plate over the mold and flip. Garnish with mint, or lemon balm leaves.

You can use frozen berries, but this dessert is better in the summer with fresh strawberries and blueberries straight from the garden or farmers market.

This is not a super sweet dessert, the fruit is the star, and the tofu/ peach mixture adds a creamy texture.

Image (c) L Gerlach

4th Of July Cupcake Flag

4th Of July Cupcake Flag
4th Of July Cupcake Flag

#5 Summer Cupcake Flag

Ice twelve cupcakes with royal blue icing, use one of the star tips to make white stars on the blue cupcakes. Arrange the blue cupcakes in 3 rows of 4.

Ice the rest of the cupcakes with white icing. Arrange the white cupcakes 4 more cupcakes to finish off the blue rows. Add 3 more rows of white cupcakes below. For a total of 6 rows of 8 cupcakes. Add strawberry slices to make stripes.

I covered a baking sheet with silver foil to make the flag on. If you will be traveling with your cupcake flag, add a tiny dollop of icing under each cupcake to help hold them in place.

Image (c) L Gerlach

#6 Everyone Loves Dirt Cake

Make your dirt cake in a new clay flower pot, and add some gummy worms, plastic flowers, and a new (clean) garden spade for serving.

Here's the recipe:

1 large pkg of Oreo cookies

1 (12 oz) bowl of whipped topping

1 (16 oz) pkg of cream cheese

2 small pkg of instant french vanilla pudding

1 cup of powdered sugar

3 1/2 cups milk

1/4 cup butter

In a bowl mix cream cheese, butter, and sugar together. In a separate bowl mix whipped topping, pudding, and milk together.

Combine both mixtures together until smooth. Crumble Oreos in food processor or roll with a rolling pin. Layer the Oreos and pudding mixture to the top beginning and ending with Oreos. If you decide to use a clean flower pot, line it with tin foil for added protection.

Chill for several hours or overnight. Decorate with gummy worms, silk flowers, or construction toys.

More dirt cake ideas

Image via Flickr Creative Commons

#7 Strawberry Rhubarb Crunch

This is a wonderful summer recipe! Strawberry rhubarb crunch is a great alternative for strawberry rhubarb pie. There's still a little sugar, and oil, but there's plenty of fiber and natural goodness to make up for it. Plus there's nothing better than the flavor of fresh in season strawberries and rhubarb. Yum!

Strawberry Rhubarb Crunch Recipe

One quart of fresh strawberries

One cup of chopped rhubarb

1/4 cup plus two tablespoons of evaporated cane sugar

1/4 cup canola oil

1/4 cup maple syrup

2 cups of rolled oats

cooking spray

Preheat your oven to 325`and spray a 9Ã9 baking dish with cooking spray. Chop the strawberries and the rhubarb, and place them in the baking dish. Sprinkle 2 tablespoons of sugar over the top. In another bowl combine the rest of the sugar, the rolled oats, maple syrup and canola oil. When they're thoroughly mixed pour the mixture over the top of the berries and rhubarb. Bake for about 35-40 minutes, or until the crunch topping is golden brown.

Strawberry rhubarb crunch is wonderful hot out of the oven with a scoop of homemade vanilla ice cream. Yum!

This recipe has quite a bit of juice when you're done baking it, I love it that way. If you want your crunch a little thicker you can add a tablespoon or two of flour to the strawberry rhubarb mixture before you bake it.

This recipe freezes well. If you have extra berries and rhubarb, you can double or triple the recipe and freeze individual servings in plastic containers. It will be quick and easy to pull out later for a quick dessert.

Image (c) L Gerlach

#8 Blueberry Oat Bran Muffins

There is no better flavor than fresh picked blueberries! This is the perfect blueberry season recipe. Make extra and store them in the freezer so you can pull them out later and be reminded of summer!.

These muffins turn out super moist and delicious!

You can find the oat bran for this recipe in the cereal aisle of most grocery stores, with the rolled oats and hot cereals.

Blueberry Oat Bran Muffins

2 cups oat bran cereal (plain)

2 egg whites lightly beaten

1/4 cup of honey or maple syrup

1/3 cup evaporated cane juice (or 1/4 cup packed brown sugar)

2 tablespoons of canola oil

2 teaspoons of baking powder

1 cup water (you can also use milk, but I'm not a milk fan)

1 heaping cup of fresh blueberries

Preheat the oven to 400`F. Combine all the ingredients together in a large bowl, except the blueberries. Mix thoroughly, then add the blueberries and stir them in gently. Spray 12 muffin cups with cooking spray, or line the muffin cups with paper baking cups. I prefer the spray, these muffins slide right out of the cups, and the crispy outside hot out of the oven is the best part of the muffin.

Fill the muffin cups each 3/4 full and bake for 17-18 minutes, or until done. Serve them hot with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for an extra special treat!

Image (c) L Gerlach all rights reserved

Delectable Desserts For All Year Round

Delectable Desserts: Over 250 Best-Loved Recipes for Every Season of the Year
Delectable Desserts: Over 250 Best-Loved Recipes for Every Season of the Year

There are over 250 fabulous desserts in this cookbook, spanning all twelve months of the year.

From fabulous summer dessert recipes, to holiday favorites. You'll find recipes for simple desserts, and comfort foods, from simple to more difficult worth the effort confections. It's all about dessert all the time!


#9 Candied Flower Cupcakes

Simply candy some violets, lilacs, violas, or nasturtiums. You can do this ahead of time, while they're in full bloom. They'll keep nicely in a sealed container once they're candied.

On the day of your party bake your favorite cupcake recipe. Ice the cupcakes with your favorite color of icing and top them with the candied flowers. I used lilacs and violets here.

The flowers add a delicate summer touch to your party. I used Wilton Decorating Tip 2D and gave the icing some pattern and dimension by swirling the icing around the cupcakes. Quick and easy!

Cupcake Image (c) L Gerlach

Have Fun With Dessert

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#10 Grilled Stuffed Apples

This is a late summer recipe I came up with to use up all those extra apples we usually have laying around. It's a combination of several recipes I've had through the years.

Grilled Stuffed Apples

* 4 tart apples

* 1/2 cup walnut pieces

* 1/2 cup dried fruit (I used dried cranberries) raisins, dates, cranberries

* 1 T honey

* 1 t cinnamon

* dash of nutmeg

* 3/4 to one cup maple syrup

Peel and core the apples. Mix the walnuts, dried fruit, honey and spices together in a bowl. Put the apples in a 5Ã7 metal baking dish, or grill pan. Stuff the walnut fruit mixture into the center of the cored apples. Drizzle the maple syrup over the top of the stuffed apples. Grill the apples at 325` for about an hour. While the apples are cooking baste them a couple times with the maple syrup, by spooning it over the top. Enjoy!

Stuffed Apple Images (c) L Gerlach

What's Your Favorite Summer Backyard Barbecue Dessert?

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    • writerkath profile image


      5 years ago

      I love the grilled stuffed apples idea - until now, I had never heard of them!! :)

    • hovirag profile image


      5 years ago

      I got some great ideas here!

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      Shinichi Mine 

      5 years ago from Tokyo, Japan

      Loved this yummy lens. Thank you!

    • lesliesinclair profile image


      5 years ago

      They don't make the new molds like the old aluminum ones - hip hip hooray for the great ease in using flexible molds. I remember dipping ours in bowls of hot water and hoping I didn't melt the gel too much.

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      R Toney 

      5 years ago

      I love the watermelon cupcakes

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      ikdj lm 

      5 years ago

      Mmmmm.....mmmmmm......mmmmmm :)

    • WriterJanis2 profile image


      5 years ago

      What creative and delicious recipes. I especially like the idea of the watermelon cupcakes.

    • tammywilliams09 profile image


      5 years ago

      Great work, thanks for sharing such lovely pictures and the instructions for making the desserts. They look delicious and I love that they include fruits.

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      5 years ago

      Oh my, are these wonderful. It's late in the Summer but not too late. I'm on it!

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      Eugene Samuel Monaco 

      5 years ago from Lakewood New York

      I'm an ice cream fan, but love the suffed apples Thanks for the ideas

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      Susan Caplan McCarthy 

      5 years ago from Massachusetts, USA

      Fantastic suggestions. Such variety!

    • profile image


      5 years ago

      I want to try #7! Great lens thank you for sharing.

    • profile image


      5 years ago

      Your recipes are awesome. I laughed when I saw the dirt cake. I never heard of it before and your strawberry rhubarb recipe made my mouth water. I love anything with rhubarb in it. Great summer recipes.

    • kristalulabelle profile image


      5 years ago from Wisconsin

      Watermelon cupcakes have my vote! Yum! :) Love the recipes.

    • profile image


      5 years ago

      I love summer just because of all the yummy fruit. I am not a big sweet eater, but fruit fills the bill every time!

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      Margaret Schindel 

      5 years ago from Massachusetts

      These all sound - and look - delicious! Our favorite summer backyard barbecue dessert tends to be fresh fruit salad topped with shredded coconut and served with homemade cookies. Thanks for sharing!

    • iayane profile image


      5 years ago

      Thanks for sharing this great ideas!

    • PearlsForever profile image


      5 years ago

      Great recipes, Nice Lens

    • KandH profile image


      5 years ago

      What a yummy lens - bring on the summer BBQs and ALLLL these yummy desserts :)

    • pauline60 profile image


      5 years ago

      Yum - that's all I have to say!

    • MoneySaver89 profile image


      5 years ago

      These look so delicious! Perfect for the fun summer months.

    • MoneySaver89 profile image


      5 years ago

      These look so delicious! Perfect for the fun summer months.

    • CaztyBon profile image


      5 years ago

      I loved your Dirt Cake. I love your lens, great ideas.

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      Renaissance Woman 

      5 years ago from Colorado

      Oh my. You have really come up with fabulous summer desserts. I'm having a hard time deciding where to start. I see several I really must try. Thanks for such delicious options and recipes. Appreciated!

    • NibsyNell profile image


      5 years ago

      These are perfect for summer. That watermelon cupcake looks delicious! :)

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      chi kung 

      5 years ago

      my mouth is watering from seeing these cakes! fantastic collection and easy to follow instructions :)

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      5 years ago

      I think I will be using a few of these myself

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      Rosyel Sawali 

      5 years ago from Manila Philippines

      Wow! These are great summer dessert ideas! ^_^

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      uneasywriter lm 

      5 years ago

      Very yummy deserts most of them great for any season!

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      5 years ago

      YES, I have to have dessert! I'd give up prime rib before I'd give up dessert. These sound delicious!

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      Genesis Davies 

      5 years ago from Guatemala

      You had me at ice cream bar . . .but the other ideas are good, too! ;)

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      5 years ago

      Lovely lens! You can't go wrong with an ice cream bar with all the toppings!

    • ResearchAddict profile image


      6 years ago

      Summer Berry Fruit Mould looks really good!

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      6 years ago

      Love those beautiful dessert, and will learn to make them.

    • Brandi Bush profile image


      6 years ago from Maryland

      Wow! These summer backyard barbecue desserts look so mouth is watering! :)

    • profile image


      6 years ago

      U have great ideas.

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      Ashly Rain 

      6 years ago

      Yum, these all look so good. S'mores is my favorite.

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      6 years ago

      Backyard barbeque and desert. Who would have thought the two could go together. I'm usually stuffed at the end of the meal, no room for dessert, but that's just me.

    • bake-dawg profile image


      6 years ago

      I'll take a little bit of #'s 1,4,7 and 8 please!!!

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      6 years ago

      I love icecreams! :)

    • suzy-t profile image


      6 years ago

      Yummy. My family loves the fruit and yogurt parfaits... Blessed.

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      6 years ago

      Very informative, on topic lens. GJ! :D

    • profile image


      6 years ago

      all of these look soooo good. i might try one today.

    • writerkath profile image


      6 years ago

      Never thought of grilled stuffed apples, but I like the idea! Nice! :)

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      Im Horse Crazy 

      6 years ago

      Oh I'm soooo hungry now!

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      mysweetjane lm 

      6 years ago

      some great ideas here! My all time fave dessert is my mango and passionfruit tropical crumble

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      Elsie Hagley 

      6 years ago from New Zealand

      Yummy lens. Even though it's winter in NZ, I would like that ice cream sundae bar right now. Thanks for sharing. Blessed.

    • steph-naylor profile image


      6 years ago

      great lens

    • montanatravel52 profile image


      6 years ago

      Wow - but I have to admit, I had a hard time focusing on anything other than the mouth-watering pictures:) Thanks for a fun lens with some great ideas!

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      winter aconite 

      6 years ago

      Great recipes...yummy!!!!

    • profile image


      6 years ago

      So many wonderful look ideas on this lens! Yum!

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      6 years ago

      Congrats on being no 61 today! (no. 4 in food!) These are fab dessert ideas and I'm drooling, thanks.

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      Michey LM 

      6 years ago

      It is a great lens, even though you ruin my diet for a week... thanks and Blessings

    • gatornic15 profile image


      6 years ago

      Just stopping back by to offer a Squid Blessing!

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      Fay Favored 

      6 years ago from USA

      Why do I have to chose? Yum. So many look good and the holiday is right around the corner.

    • MJsConsignments profile image


      6 years ago from Central Ohio, USA

      Great ideas! Thanks so much. Squid Angel Blessed!

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      Laraine Sims 

      6 years ago from Lake Country, B.C.

      What a tasty lens this is! I'm bookmarking it and will definitely come back for a recipe or two when our weather warms up and we can enjoy a barbecue. ~**Blessed**~

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      MartieG aka 'survivoryea' 

      6 years ago from Jersey Shore

      Yum=now I'm going to wander into the kitchen and see what goodies I can find - very nice looking dishes! ~ Blessed~

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      6 years ago

      Mmm, yummy! They all look great. Blessed!

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      Nancy Tate Hellams 

      6 years ago from Pendleton, SC

      Yummy. These Summer Backyard Barbecue Desserts sound and look wonderful. I will take a Sundae with all the toppings, please

    • jlshernandez profile image


      6 years ago

      Great ideas and recipes. Got to try homemade ice cream for this July 4th weekend. Blessed ****

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      Katie Harp 

      6 years ago

      blessed by a squid angel! :) <3

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      mysweetjane lm 

      6 years ago

      the ice cream bar sounds like a great idea

    • playercoach profile image


      6 years ago

      I love making homemade ice cream!! I have a special secret recipe. Shhhhhh.... Also, great job on this lens. I love all your creative ideas for desserts.

    • RetroMom profile image


      6 years ago

      I love desserts so, everything looks delicious.

    • gold3 profile image


      6 years ago

      I am not picky....if it is dessert, I will love it!

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      6 years ago

      "Oh my!" is right.. I was expecting to find one good dessert in the article, if that, but wow all the recipes were unique and sounded,and looked. very yummy! Ill be trying them all this summer.. Thank you so ,uch for this article. Very well pur together

    • ClassyStuff profile image


      6 years ago

      Awesome lens! can't wait to try some of these recipes - might even make that cupcake 4th of July dessert - YUM!

    • intermarks profile image


      6 years ago

      I only can think of Ice cream and sorbet when someone ask me about my favorite summer dessert.

    • intermarks profile image


      6 years ago

      I only can think of Ice cream and sorbet when someone ask me about my favorite summer dessert.

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      6 years ago

      Love your ideas and I love dessert no matter what the season.

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      Pastor Cher 

      6 years ago from United States

      Blueberry Oatmeal muffins look good. So do the other for that matter.

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      6 years ago

      Great ideas, thanks. I like strawberry shortcake, and it's the perfect time of year for that.

    • modernchakra profile image


      6 years ago

      Great ideas, now I am hungry.

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      6 years ago

      Making me hungry! Will definitely use some of these recipes for upcoming 4th of July cookout!

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      6 years ago

      Wonderful and delicious looking recipes, I am hooked on the ice-cream.

    • InternetTrekker1 profile image


      6 years ago

      Ice Cream Sundaes are the best for the summers, i love them, i have never tired to make ice cream at home, but with the ice cream maker it kinda looks easy to do. anyway great lens and thanks for the great ideas for deserts

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      6 years ago

      YUM ... what a tasty lens!

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      indrasan99 lm 

      6 years ago

      hey, great desserts. i think i'll try the muffins...thanks!

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      6 years ago

      Anything with ice cream! Yummy lens with so many perfect recipes! *blessed*

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      6 years ago from Christchurch, New Zealand

      I thought that your dirt cake sounds interesting, I've never heard of it before. I like ice cream, especially the chocolate kind!

      Today is the shortest day in NZ so we've still got winter to get through...roll on summer I say!

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      6 years ago

      I officially know what I'm taking to the church picnic this weekend...Watermelon Cupcakes. Love it!

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      6 years ago

      You have so many great desserts listed here. I'm really interested in the watermelon cupcakes they look great

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      6 years ago

      I agree, everybody should have at least one summer dessert. I like all the recipes on her!!!!! I can taste all of them

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      Fantastic Voyages 

      6 years ago from Texas

      Sounds wonderful!

    • designsbyharriet profile image


      6 years ago from Indiana

      Yummy desserts.

    • themeaparty profile image


      6 years ago

      "Grilled stuffed apples"? Oh stop. (drooling on keyboard) Awesome recipes.

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      dcosmato lm 

      6 years ago

      Great roundup of summer desserts recipes and the pictures just make me want to start cooking or creating! My fav was the red, white and blue cake.

    • Millionairemomma profile image


      6 years ago

      Ice cream!

    • jejoju profile image


      6 years ago

      wow nice lens. I enjoy Mr Wimpy - a frosty boy ice cream myself.

    • WriterJanis2 profile image


      6 years ago

      You have given me some great ideas. Thanks!

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      6 years ago

      These are some great dessert ideas! They would be so refreshing after a hot summer day cooking out.

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      biggking lm 

      6 years ago

      wooo wanna make some now!

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      biggking lm 

      6 years ago

      wooo wanna make some now!

    • brumot profile image


      6 years ago

      Not a big dessert person in general, but you may have just changed my mind.

    • jballs6 profile image


      6 years ago

      oh my goodness I want some now! My favorite is raspberry pavlova

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      7 years ago

      I love watermelon fruit salad.

    • justholidays profile image


      7 years ago

      OMG! I just gained 10 pounds reading those 10 barbecue dessert ideas... but I don't regret the journey... Now I'm angry!

      How do we proceed? Do I give you my postal address? What about shipping costs?

      Blessed by a passing summer fun angel.

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      7 years ago

      One of my favorites is french vanilla ice cream loaded with blueberries.

      I love this site what great pictures, just makes me hungry to look at them . Keep up the good work. flosblog

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      7 years ago

      I love the recipes you featured here on your lens!


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