20 Lazy Summer Desserts for Easy Entertaining in a Pinch
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20 Lazy Summer Desserts for Easy Entertaining in a Pinch

StyleCaster | Kristen Bousquet

On an uneventful Friday night, you decide to invite some friends over. As soon as you shoot out the group text, stress sets in. You realize you should probably offer your guests some sort of snack to go with the wine and beer people will be drinking, but your fridge is empty. If you’re the type who enjoys last-minute entertaining, there’s a solution for this scenario: lazy summer desserts that everyone will obsess over, but which require very little work.

From simple fruit-and-brownie skewers drizzled in melty chocolate sauce to no-bake desserts you can (honestly) whip up in 20 minutes, these seasonally inspired desserts are decadent enough to impress your guests without taking the entire day to concoct.

Ahead, dig into some of our favorite easy-to-make desserts to try this season.

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Easy Banana Cream Pie


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No-Bake Triple-Layer Lemon Pudding Pie


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Strawberry Brownie Skewers


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No-Bake Summer Berry Icebox Cake


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No-Bake Chocolate Eclair Cake


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No-Bake Strawberry & Cream Pie


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Lemon Raspberry Poke Cake


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Easy Strawberry, Jello, and Angel Food Cake Dessert


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Watermelon Lemonade Slushies


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Strawberry Cheesecake Trifle


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White Chocolate Blueberry Lasagna


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Raspberry Lemon Cookies


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Individual Frozen Key Lime Pies


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No-Bake Mini Key Lime Cheesecakes


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Gluten-Free No-Bake Strawberry Shortcake Icebox Cake


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Banana Split Bites


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Easy Blueberry Cheesecake Dessert


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Watermelon Salsa with Cinnamon Tortilla Chips


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No-Bake Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake


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Lemon Mousse


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