Backyard Desserts

Backyard Desserts

What makes an irresistible backyard dessert? Indulgent brownies, squishy toasted marshmallow treats and summer’s freshest fruit are a few possibilities. Crowd size or family size, our tempting recipes will last you from Memorial Day until Labor Day’s last big bash.

Gather 'round the backyard fire pit to end a long summer day. What fun! Toast marshmallows or pound cake slices, turning them into exceptional sweet treats. Use your grill to turn ripe summer fruit and rich chocolate sauces into irresistible backyard desserts. See all the tasty possibilities made with just a box of brownies!

Five Box-of- Brownies Quick Picks

  1. Jazz up a rich and fudgy brownies with an easy drizzle of frosting, a quick sprinkle of candies and a cookie cutter like we did for Star-Spangled Brownies and Star Brownies.

  2. Pull out that big glass bowl and layer brownies into a Fudgy Brownie Trifle—a crowd-pleasing favorite any time of year.

  3. Who says you need biscuits to make shortcakes? Not for these: Brownie & Strawberry Shortcakes.

  4. Shot glass desserts are all the rage. Turn Chocolate-Kiwi-Berry Parfaits into this tasty trendy treat!

  5. You won’t go wrong anytime Fudgy Brownie Sundaes bring a sweet ending to your gang’s get-together.

Dip ‘n Dunk Desserts
Brownies and Chocolate-Raspberry Fondue
Build-a-Brownie Bar
Chocolate-Sour Cream Fondue
Caramel-Coffee Fondue
Dark Chocolate Fondue
White Chocolate-Almond Sauce

Summer Fruit on the Grill
Brownies with Grilled Fruit
Cinnamony-Stuffed Grilled Peaches
Grilled Banana Boats
Grilled Caramel Apples
Grilled Pears with Raspberry Sauce
Grilled Pineapple Slices with Ginger Cream
Tropical Turtle Brownies with Grilled Fruit

S’more S’mores
Banana S'mores
Cereal S'more Bars
Fireside S´Mores
Gooey S'Mores Bars
Indoor Peanut S'mores
Indoor S'mores
S’more Peanut Butter Bars
S'mores Bars
S'mores Brownies
S'mores Cake
S'Mores Ice-Cream Sandwiches
S'Mores Mousse Squares
Warm Toasted Marshmallow S'more Bars

Toasty Pound Cake
Cream Cheese Pound Cake with Sassy Fruit Salsa
Fruit Bruschetta
Fruit- and Nut-Topped Pound Cake
Grilled Butter-Rum Pound Cake

Dessert from the Freezer

Read on about how to Chill Out with Frozen Desserts for ideas to beat the summer heat—or at least indulge in some tasty, frosty relief—with crowd-pleasing frozen desserts.

Try it Out in a Recipe

S'mores Brownies
S'mores Brownies
Marshmallows, graham crackers and chocolate bars marry with fudgy brownies for s'more great taste....
Brownies with Grilled Fruit
Brownies with Grilled Fruit
Create a new dessert taste sensation by topping brownies with grilled fruit!...
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