With the temperatures rising, there’s no better way to keep cool than enjoying some delicious summer desserts. Summer is about eating light and right. This is the time when you need to stay hydrated and make the most of seasonal fruits. Fresh desserts are the best way to enjoy summers. The best thing about them is that they are easy to prepare and there are many ways to satisfy that sweet tooth. Here are some of the most delicious summer desserts you can make.
Few desserts say “summer” as loudly as peach cobbler. Made with fresh, canned or frozen peaches swimming and warmed in a sweet syrup and topped with a vanilla flavored buttery topping, this is the ultimate summer dessert. You can make peach cobbler with fresh, canned or frozen peaches so you can enjoy it all year long. Adding some vanilla ice cream on top is highly recommended.
Classic Cherry Pie
Few American desserts are as classic and tasty as cherry pie. You can take this classic dessert to a family picnic or your next holiday gathering to make it more memorable. Top it with vanilla ice cream or whipped cream for a little slice of heaven. The iconic classic cherry pie is usually made with sour cherries. However, you can also make it with more widely available sweet cherries. In this way, you will be able to enjoy it all summer long.
Strawberry Frozen Yogurt
If you love strawberries and you have been picking them recently and have extra on hand, you can take advantage of them this season by making this delicious summer dessert. Strawberry frozen yogurt is filled with juicy strawberries, shredded granola, and dark chocolate chips. This tasty dessert is the perfect solution to curb your hunger no matter the situation. You can add so many different toppings to it. Seeds, dried fruits, chocolate chips, and nuts are all great additions. If you fancy, you can even drizzle over some chocolate sauce, honey, or maple syrup.
A refreshing milkshake is one of the best ways to beat the summer heat. Blackberry milkshake is very popular because it is easy and quick to make and you can make it with either frozen or fresh blackberries. Blackberries have a high-water content so the milkshake will help you stay hydrated. It has plenty of fresh berry flavor and perfect sweetness from honey and banana. With only a few minutes required to make this amazing milkshake, it is a perfect breakfast for busy summer mornings.
Ice Cream and Sorbet
Nothing beats a scoop of ice cream and sorbet on a hot summer day. Frozen treats are the best kind of desserts as they don’t require any baking. So, you can turn the oven off and relax on your porch with this delicious ice-cold dessert. It is simple yet very delicious and elegant summer treat. It only requires a handful of ingredients and there is no churning required either. Stay cool with this chilled dessert that is ideal for summer entertaining.
These are some of the best summer desserts you can make at home. Be sure to try any or all of these tasty delights to make the most of the summer season.
Photos by: Lindsay Moe, Sarah Brown, Elena Sambros, Anastasia Belousova, Kaffee Meister, Valeria Boltneva