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22 Easy No Bake Desserts

Who doesn’t love a beautiful flavor-packed dessert, am I right? What if I could give you 22 easy no-bake desserts that aren’t only delicious and perfect for every occasion and require no baking.

That’s right. No hot oven is needed for these fantastic desserts that will have your tastebuds jumping.

There is something here for everyone. Don’t like cheesecake, then try the banana split or chocolate peanut butter bar recipe instead.

I promise you will find more than one dessert here for the whole family to appreciate. Nothing like a mind-blowing, flavorful dessert to bring the family together!

Need to impress the new boss or to attend dinner with the in-laws? Take one of these along for the ride, and you and your dish will be the talk of the night.

Nothing like an easy, delectable, delicious dessert to win over the hearts of your guests. Don’t believe me, then give them a whirl!

1. Peanut Butter Crunch Lasagna

Lasagna desert, anyone! If you like peanut butter and chocolate, then your going to have your mind blown with this desert.

Layered just like a lasagna dinner only difference is this packs a punch of sweetness you can’t end the night without.

The secret ingredient is peanut butter, giving the desert that unique creamy and thick taste.

You can substitute the chocolate pudding out for vanilla or butterscotch if you think you will enjoy the taste better.

2. No-Bake Banana Split Dessert

There is nothing better than no-bake dessert recipes! This Banana Spilt Dessert is one of the best.

Haven’t you tried it yet? What are you waiting for! Let’s get this party started! If you’re a fan of bananas, this will be your new favorite dessert for any occasion.

The key ingredient in this dish is obviously bananas. Not a fan of walnuts, you can substitute them out for more pecans or add another favorite to the dish.

3. 3 Ingredient No-Bake Hershey’s Pie

No-bake desserts are the best way to end the night! Are you a fan of pie?

How about chocolate? If you are, then you came to the right place because I’m about to give you the recipe to put both your favorites together in one easy and mind-blowing dessert!

The secret ingredient in this dessert is Hershey chocolate bars. You can substitute the graham cracker crust for Nilla wafers.

I find them to be one of my favorite substitutes for these kinds of dishes. Dessert never tasted so good!

4. No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Do you love Reese cups? What if I told you these Peanut Butter Bars taste so much better?

Easy to make and only require five ingredients. It doesn’t get much easier than that! And the thick, creamy peanut butter middle adds a new love to peanut butter lovers everywhere!

Chocolate chips are the key ingredient to this delectable dish. Not a fan of graham crackers substitutes them for Nilla wafers, and I promise the taste will still be unique and unforgettable!

5. No-Bake Strawberry Cheesecake

Strawberry cheesecake, anyone? Perfect dessert for Christmas or Valentine’s day as the vibrant pink can easily match your holiday theme, and the taste be the cherry on top of the cake.

Well, strawberry, but you get the point.

The secret ingredient is the cream cheese which gives the overall desert much-needed thickness.

You can substitute the graham crackers for Nilla wafers to add a softer crust.

This no-bake dessert is a must-try, and I promise once the first spoon passes your lips, you’ll be adding this to your recipe book for every occasion.

6. No-Bake Classic Woolworth Cheesecake

As quick as this is to make it will disappear even faster! This light and creamy dessert is something you can’t live without.

Jampacked with a delicious flavor that everyone will fawn over! The lemony flavor will fall apart in your mouth, sending your tastebuds through the roof!

The secret ingredient is lemon. You can substitute the graham crackers for Nilla wafers for a softer and fluffier dessert!

Lemon never tasted this good. I promise it will be your new favorite dessert for every occasion!

7. 4 Ingredient Peanut Butter Balls – No-Bake Recipe

If you love peanut butter and truffles, then you’re going to go nuts for this flavor-packed dessert!

These peanut butter balls are great for any occasion! Small but delectable. One won’t be enough to crave that sweet tooth!

The secret ingredient in the chocolate bark. You can substitute the unsalted butter for regular butter but keep in mind it may taste a bit salty.

For the perfect flavor that everyone will love, grab these four ingredients from the store and work! I promise you won’t regret the trip.

8. No-Bake Cheesecake Jars

One slice of cheesecake is never enough! How about cheesecake in a jar instead? Move flavor and creamy goodness to crave that pesky sweet tooth.

This easy-to-make no-bake cheesecake jar recipe will have your family in awe.

These are also perfect for parties, holidays, and family get-togethers as the jars look elegant with the desert inside!

The secret ingredient is sour cream. Adding the much-needed tang to the overall dish!

You can substitute your cream cheese for light cream cheese if you want to cut off some calories.

9. No-Bake Rocky Road Bars

These no-bake rocky road bars are the best dessert! The crispy, gooey, and crunchy dessert that everyone craves is right here, and it’s so easy to make you will want to do it for every get-together!

This dish has everything you want in your deserts. Don’t believe me? Give it a try. I promise your family will be glad you did.

The secret recipe is the beloved peanut butter. Don’t have unsalted butter. You can substitute it for other butter, but I recommend one with minimal salt.

10. Haystack Cookies

Haystack cookies are one of the best culinary dessert ideas out there! No baking needed! Gather your ingredients and go to town.

These cookies are jam-packed with delicious savory flavors that everyone will enjoy! Don’t believe me.

Give it a whirl. The secret ingredient is butterscotch chips. You can substitute the white chocolate for milk or dark if you prefer.

These cookies will be the best you’ve ever had and easily win your heart! So, let’s go, time to give them a try!

11. Easy No-bake Eclair Cake

This no-bake éclair cake is oozing with flavors you can’t live without! The vanilla pudding immerging from the center of the desert is the secret ingredient.

I don’t want chocolate frosting. Then you can substitute it for vanilla. Remember that it may not taste so much like an éclair without the chocolate frosting, though.

There has never been a softer, creamier, more delectable cake than this! Serve it at a family get-together, and it’s sure to be a crowd-pleaser.

12. No-bake Cheesecake Bites

Finger desserts are always the best for getting together, and these no-bake cheesecake bites are just what the party ordered!

The excellent part is you can top each one with something different to add more options to your guests.

One for cherry, another with blueberry, strawberry, pineapple, the sky’s the limit.

The secrete ingredient is the toping—the beautiful sweet fruit to top off the creamy cheese.

The great thing is you can also substitute them, as I mentioned. If there is one favorite fruit in your family, choose that one. In the end, it’s your desert and your culinary choice!

13. No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake

This no-bake pumpkin cheesecake is perfect for pumpkin flavor lovers everywhere!

The richness of the pumpkin added with the cheese only adds to the mind-blowing dessert!

The best part is this recipe is keto-friendly. A healthy dessert that will satisfy your sweet tooth!

The secret ingredient is the pumpkin. You can substitute the sugar-free powdered sugar for regular sugar if calories aren’t a worry for you and your guest. Cheesecake at its finest!

14. Cookie Dough Dip

Are you looking for a dessert that’s easy and quick to make, packed with insanely good flavor, and requires no baking? Then this cookie dough dip is what you’ve been looking for.

Thick and creamy and packed with all the sweet flavor your tastebuds will ever need. Graham crackers are one of the best things to use with this dip.

The taste is mouthwateringly good! The secret ingredient is chocolate chips. You can substitute the unsalted butter for another kind if you want, but I suggest unsalted.

15. Vanilla Magic Custard Cake

The perfect mixture of dense and fluffy! This vanilla magic custard cake has it all. Creamy goodness added with the much-needed firm delicious cake.

The secret ingredient is unsalted butter. You can substitute the whole milk for skim if you’re trying to cut down on the calories.

A moist, creamy cake has always been a desert homerun, so what do you have to lose by giving this one a try? I promise it won’t disappoint!

16. No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake

There’s nothing better than a dessert that requires no baking, and this no-bake pumpkin cheesecake is perfect for pumpkin flavor lovers everywhere!

The savory pumpkin added with the cheese only adds to the mind-blowing dessert!

The best part is this recipe is keto-friendly. So if you are counting calories, then this is your new best friend of desserts! A healthy dessert that will satisfy your sweet tooth!

The secret ingredient is the pumpkin. You can substitute the sugar-free powdered sugar for regular sugar if calories aren’t a worry for you and your guest.

17. No Bake Turtle Brownies

If you’re a vegan who loves soft, chewy chocolate treats, this recipe is for your cookbook! No-bake turtle brownies have a little bit of everything, and anyone who likes chocolate or deserts will be a fan.

The secret ingredient is crunchy almonds. You can substitute the pecan’s for another kind of nut if you prefer something different.

The mix of crunchy and fluffy is evenly matched in this dessert! Give it a whirl.

18. No-Bake Cherry Cheesecake

This no-bake cherry cheesecake has won over the hearts of many cheesecake lovers.

The cherry’s on top only complement the mouthwatering creamy cheese filling to perfection! Instead of spending ten bucks to buy a decent slice of cheesecake from a restaurant, why not try to make it yourself?

The secret ingredient is the cherry pie filling to add to the top. You can substitute the graham crackers for Nilla wafers for a softer, fluffier experience.

19. Butterfinger Pie

If you’re a fan of butterfingers, then this pie will hit a home run for your tastebuds! The light, fluffy middle will dissolve in your mouth while exploding with flavor that you are bound to enjoy.

Once you try this dessert, there is no going back. It will be one to add to your recipe book to make repeatedly.

The secret ingredient is the Butterfinger.

You can substitute the Oreo for a chocolate graham cracker-like the recipe mentioned. Make this dessert whatever you want it to be. You are in control!

20. Peanut Butter Fat Bombs

Three ingredients, keto-friendly, and a dessert no one will forget! These peanut butter fat bombs will have your mind blown on the first bite.

Pop! You can substitute the granular swerve for confectioners swerve like the recipe mentions.

The secret ingredient is creamy peanut butter. These little round balls of delectable culinary fun will be the talk of the night.

Simple, small, and easy to make! Why not give them a try? You have nothing to lose.

21. Strawberry Delight No-Bake Dessert

This strawberry delight is a dessert that requires no baking. You heard right! No over needed for this culinary delight.

The creamy, fluffy center is perfected by the sliced strawberry topping and pecan crust! Light and perfect for any occasion.

The secret ingredient is the sliced strawberries on top. I don’t like pecans.

You can substitute them for another nut or even Nilla wafers. Need a light dessert for a family get-together?

This will blow the hats off their heads in amazement at the flavor so take it along for the ride!

22. Peanut Butter-Chocolate No-Bake Cookies

22. Nothing tastes better together than peanut butter and chocolate! If you feel the same way, this recipe will easily slam dunk its way into your heart.

These peanut butter chocolate no-bake cookies are a big-time crowd pleaser!

The secret ingredient is smooth and creamy peanut butter. You can substitute the kosher salt for sea salt if you prefer.

This cookie dessert is perfect for any time of the year and any crowd!

22 Easy No Bake Desserts

22 Easy No Bake Desserts

Prep Time: 40 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes


  • 2 c sugar
  • 1/2 c milk
  • 1 stick (8 tbsps) unsalted butter
  • 1/4 c unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 3 c old-fashioned rolled oats
  • 1 c smooth peanut butter
  • 1 tbsp pure vanilla extract
  • Large pinch kosher salt


    1. Place some parchment or wax paper on a baking sheet.
    2. In a medium saucepan, over medium heat, bring the sugar, milk, butter, and cocoa to a boil. Stir occasionally. Let the contents boil for 1 minute, then remove from the heat. Then add the oats, peanut butter, vanilla, and salt, stir together.
    3. Drop teaspoonfuls of the mixture onto the baking sheet, and leave sit until cooled and hardened. Takes about 30 minutes. Place them in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 3 days.

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