11 No-Bake Desserts and Sweets

 
 
11 No-Bake Desserts and Sweets
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You don’t need an oven to create an impressive and decadent dessert. From pies to cheesecakes, here are 11 no-bake dessert recipes that will satisfy the biggest sweet tooths.

Pecan Pie
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Pecan Pie

With this no-bake recipe, you can satisfy your craving for pecan pie knowing that it’s made with healthy ingredients. The combination of rolled oats, Medjool dates and pecans gives it a nutty and unique flavor.

Chocolate Coconut Slice
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Chocolate Coconut Slice

This chocolate coconut slice is vegan-friendly, gluten-free and dairy-free without compromising any flavor. It’s a healthy way to enjoy a chocolate dessert — without the guilt. Talk about a slice of heaven!

Soft and Chewy Rice Krispie Treats
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Soft and Chewy Rice Krispie Treats

Rice krispie treats are a classic choice, and all you need are six ingredients to create this no-bake delicacy. You can cut them up into small bite-sized servings and serve to guests at your next party or gathering.

Dark Chocolate-Covered Banana Bites
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Dark Chocolate-Covered Banana Bites

For a delicious and simple snack, make a batch of dark chocolate-covered banana bites. It’s a surprisingly healthy dessert option that is filled with bold and sweet flavors. Perfect for kids, don't you think?

Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls
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Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls

Chocolate peanut butter balls are irresistibly delicious. Simply combine powdered sugar, peanut butter, vanilla, softened butter and milk to create the filling, then dip into melted chocolate to coat. Betcha can't eat just one.

Chocolate and Almond Tart
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Chocolate and Almond Tart

If you’re a fan of healthy desserts, this chocolate and almond tart is calling your name. The crust, filling and topping are made with delicious, low-sugar ingredients that are packed with plenty of flavor.

Energy Bars
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Energy Bars

These easy no-bake energy bars are full of fiber, protein and flavor. Just stir all the ingredients together, press into a baking pan and chill for at least 30 minutes before slicing. A perfect afternoon pick-me-up.

Crispy Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars
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Crispy Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

For a decadent take on classic rice krispie treats, put together some crispy chocolate peanut butter bars. This recipe uses smooth peanut butter that is complemented with a chocolate finish.

Healthy Pumpkin Pie
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Healthy Pumpkin Pie

Here is a healthy way to enjoy pumpkin pie without all the added sugar and calories. The filling is made with cashews and pumpkin puree, which help create a creamy, rich texture.

Chocolate Oreo Ball Cookies
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Chocolate Oreo Ball Cookies

These no-bake chocolate Oreo ball cookies are as simple to make as they are delicious. They are a rich confection that’ll put your sweets cravings to rest.

Easy No-Bake Cheesecake
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Easy No-Bake Cheesecake

For the frenzied host looking to make a quick dessert, these bite-sized cheesecakes are a great option. They take less time to prepare than a normal cheesecake, and can be made days in advance.

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