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Summer Desserts, No Oven Required


Welcome to summer in Williamsville, NY! It’s time to cool down, right? Summer is the perfect time for making fun, tasty and refreshing treats, but turning on the oven can heat up your apartment pretty quickly, so here are a few tasty recipes that you don’t need to use the oven to make.

Summer Treats with No Heat

Watermelon Rice Krispie Treats

These fun treats look like watermelon slices, but taste like the homemade Rice Krispie treats you know and love, with the ingenious addition of chocolate chips to look like watermelon seeds. Click on the link for the recipe.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwiches

A refreshing and creamy treat to cool you off this summer and satisfy your sweet tooth. The cookie dough for this recipe doesn’t require eggs, so you don’t need to worry about getting sick. Go ahead indulge with no remorse.

Banana Split Ice Cream Pie from Will Cook for Smiles

This banana split ice cream pie is our favorite summer treat. Use the recommended strawberry, vanilla, and chocolate ice cream or substitute any of these flavors with your favorites. Specialize the toppings to your tastes or use whipped topping, chopped strawberries, hot fudge topping, nuts, and cherries.

Swirled Meringues with Blueberry Sauce

A light and refreshing dessert is perfect for summertime. These sweet treats will satisfy your sweet tooth without weighing you down. Not a blueberry fan? Use a different fruit like strawberries or peaches.

Peanut butter cookie ice cream

If you’re feeling a bit more ambitious for making this ice cream and the accompanying peanut butter fudge sauce and peanut butter sandwich cookies, go for it! The hard work will definitely pay off. Of course, you can always use a store-bought fudge sauce and some pre-made cookies or cookie dough to make it easier on yourself, too! Just be sure you include the sauce and cookie chunks in your ice cream so you can be happily surprised with some delectable tastes and textures.

Strawberry Cheesecake Bites

Mix the sweet and tart flavor of fresh strawberries with the rich creaminess of cheesecake to make this perfect summer treat. You won’t be able to stop eating them.

For more delicious summer dessert recipes visit Country Living and check out their list. We hope your summer is as refreshing as these tasty treats. Thanks for reading the Renaissance Place Apartments Blog! Have a great month here in WNY!