These dessert recipes are quick, cheap and easy to make. Most of these recipes are under 5 ingredients and take less than 10 minutes to prepare. There are cheap and easy cookies, pies, cakes, pudding, fudge, brownies, cheesecake and more!

Cookies, Bars and Truffles

Fruit Cookies
  1. 3 Ingredient Lemon Cookies from Somewhat Simple
  2. Lemon Butter Cookies from Simply Whisked
  3. 3 Ingredient Lemon Bars from Tammilee Tips
  4. 3 Ingredient Strawberry Cool Whip Cookies from Yummy Healthy Easy
  5. Strawberry Short-Cookies from Delish
  6. Strawberry Crumb Bars from Flavor Mosaic
  7. 5-Ingredient Pumpkin Cookies from Pillsbury
  8. 4 Ingredient Strawberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies from Easy Peasy Pleasy
  9. 3 Ingredient Banana Bread Cookies from Dawn Jackson Blatner, RDN
  10. Perfect Oatmeal Raisin Cookies from Baker Bettie
  11. Jam Thumbprints from Real Simple
  12. Buttery Jam Thumbprint Cookies from Chew Out Loud
  13. Easy 5-Ingredient Key Lime Pie Bars from Pillsbury
    Chocolate Cookies
  14. 4 Ingredient Almond Joy Cookies from Mom on Timeout
  15. 4 Ingredient Double Chocolate Cookies from The Recipe Rebel
  16. 5 Ingredient Oreo Cheesecake Cookies from Baker by Nature
  17. 3 Ingredient Quick and Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies from Oh So Savvy Mom
  18. 3 Ingredient Gooey S’mores Bars from Pillsbury
  19. Whoopie Pies from Better Homes and Garden
  20. S’mores Cups from The First Year
  21. Easy Chocolate Crinkle Cookies from The Frugal Girls
  22. No-Bake Avalanche Cookies from The Slow Roasted Italian
  23. 3 Ingredient Oreo Truffles from Cooking Classy
  24. 5-Ingredient Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies from Tablespoon
  25. M&M’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars from Averie Cooks
  26. Brownie-Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies from Delish
  27. 3 Ingredient Chocolate Truffles from Spoon University
  28. 3 Ingredient Nutella Truffles from Crazy for Crust
    Peanut Butter and Other Nut Cookies
  29. 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies from Yummy Supper
  30. Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies from Dear Crissy
  31. Thick and Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies from Dessert Now, Dinner Later
  32. 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Lava Cookies from Oh Bite It
  33. Peanut Butter Chocolate Bars from Chef Savvy
  34. Peanut Butter Blondies from Gal on a Mission
  35. No Bake Peanut Butter Bars from Culinary Hill
  36. Praline Crunch Bars from Better Homes and Garden
  37. Old Fashioned Peanut Butter Pinwheels from Clean and Scentsible
  38. 5 Ingredient M&M Peanut Butter Bars from Rachel Cooks
  39. Pecan Sandies from Real Simple
  40. Pecan Pie Cookies from Spend with Pennies
  41. 3 Ingredient Italian Hazelnut Cookies from As Easy as Apple Pie
    Other Cookies Desserts
  42. 3 Ingredient Shortbread Cookies from Dine and Dish
  43. Oatmeal Shortbread from Allrecipes
  44. 3 Ingredient Butter Cookies from A Cup of Jo
  45. Brown Butter Cinnamon Crinkle Cookies from Cookies and Cups
  46. 5-Ingredient Sugar Cookies from MyRecipes
  47. Spritz Cookies from Real Simple
  48. Glazed Maple Cookies from Martha Stewart
  49. No Bake Caramel Cookies from Little Dairy On the Prairie
  50. 3 Ingredient Caramel Snickerdoodles from Oh Bite It


  51. Old Fashioned Hot Milk Cake from Culinary Hill
  52. 3 Ingredient Pudding Cake from Just 2 Sisters
  53. sugar Cream Pie from The Domestic Rebel
  54. Best Butter Cake from The Domestic Rebel
  55. Sugar Cookie Butter Dump Cake from Tablespoon
  56. Cream Puff Cake from Lil Luna
  57. Easy Yogurt Cake from An Italian in my Kitchen
  58. Coffee Cake in a Mug from Heather Likes Food
  59. Quick Coffee Cake from Lil Luna
  60. Cappuccino Icebox Cake from Kitchen Nostalgia
  61. Old Fashioned Blue Ribbon Pound Cake from Call Me PMc
  62. Easy Cinnamon Roll Cake from Cookies and Cups
    Chocolate and Nutella Cakes
  63. Depression-Era Chocolate Cake from Our Heritage of Health
  64. Farmer’s Daughter Cake from Cooking with Carlee
  65. 3 Ingredient Flourless Chocolate Cake from Gimme Some Oven
  66. No Bake Ice Cream Cake from Unsophisticook
  67. Nanny’s Chocolate Fudge Brownie Cake from LOVEFOODIES
  68. Boston Cream Pie Poke Cake from Diary of a Recipe Collector
  69. 3 Ingredient Oreo Icebox Cake from Chocolate Chocolate and More
  70. No-Bake Eclair Cake from The Country Cook
  71. 3 Ingredient Icebox Chocolate Cake from Epicurious
  72. Nutella Magic Cake from Jo Cooks
  73. 4 Ingredient Molten Nutella Lava Mug Cake from Kirbie’s Cravings
  74. Molten Chocolate Lava Cakes from Spoon University
  75. Chocolate Turtle Poke Cake from Mom Loves Baking
  76. 3 Ingredient Fudgy Nutella Cake from Buzzfeed (#1)
  77. 3 Ingredient Icebox Cookie Cake from Pillsbury
  78. Ultimate Vanilla Pound Cake from MyRecipes
  79. 3 Ingredient Cherry Chocolate Dump Cake from Dine and Dish
  80. Grandma’s Hot Fudge Sundae Cake from The Recipe Rebel
  81. Oreo Dump Cake from Tablespoon
  82. 3 Ingredient Chocolate Mug Cake from Spoon University
    Fruit Filled Cakes
  83. 3 Ingredient Easy Peach Dump Cake from Dine and Dish
  84. Fresh Apple Cake from Taste of Home
  85. 3 Ingredient Slow Cooker Apple Spice Cake from Stockpiling Moms
  86. Banana Pudding Poke Cake from Mom Luck
  87. 3 Ingredient Strawberry Dump Cake from The Frugal Girls
  88. No Bake Strawberry Icebox Cake from Cakes Cottage
  89. 3 Ingredient Banana Icebox Cake from Food Network
  90. 3 Ingredient Creamsicle Cake from Better Recipes
  91. Crockpot Carrot Cake from The Frugal Girls
  92. Mini Pineapple Upside Down Cakes from Dole
  93. Pineapple Cake from Taste of Home


  94. Nanny’s Oatmeal Pie from Jessica N Wood
  95. Amish Buttermilk Pie from Tastes of Lizzy T’s
  96. Grandma’s Egg Custard Pie from Allrecipes
  97. Southern Brown Sugar Pie from Pizzazzerie
  98. Grandma’s Butterscotch Pie from Allrecipes
    Fruit Pies
  99. 3 Ingredient No Bake Lemon Pie from MyFridgeFood
  100. Shoney’s Strawberry Pie from The Country Cook
  101. Grandma Ople’s Apple Pie from Allrecipes
  102. Easy Banana Cream Pie from CincyShopper
  103. 5 Ingredient Key Lime Pie from My Recipe Confessions
  104. 3 Ingredient Caramel Apple Hand Pies from Epicurious
  105. Apple Pie Bites from The Blond Cook
  106. Million Dollar Pie from
  107. Coconut Custard Pie from Real Simple
  108. Easy Coconut Cream Pie from Kraft
    Chocolate and Peanut Butter Pies
  109. Grandma’s Chocolate Pie from Cooking Chef
  110. S’mores Sugar Cookie Pie from Crazy for Crust
  111. 5 Minute Hershey’s Chocolate Pie from Shabby Creek Cottage
  112. 3 Ingredient Frozen Mint Chocolate Chip Pie from Thirty Handmade Days
  113. No Bake Nutella Pie.from Recipe Boy
  114. No-Bake Snickers Pie from Bakerita
  115. No Bake Peanut Butter Pie from Allrecipes

    Custards and Puddings

  116. Poor Man’s Pudding from A Hippie with a Minivan
  117. Vanilla Magic Custard Cake from OMG Chocolate Desserts
  118. Crustless Custard Pie from Holly’s Cheat Day
  119. Coconut Custard Pie from Allrecipes
  120. Tapioca Pudding from Tastes Better From Scratch
  121. Banana Pudding from Allrecipes
  122. Baked Rice Pudding from Tastes Better From Scratch
  123. 2-Ingredient Creamy Vanilla Rice Pudding from The Slow Roasted Italian
  124. Vanilla Pudding from Betty Crocker
  125. 3 Ingredient Lemon Puddings with Candied Lemon Zest from Food and Wine
  126. Slow Cooker Brownie Pudding from Crazy for Crust
  127. Quick Creamy Chocolate Pudding from Hershey’s Kitchens
  128. 3 Ingredient Chocolate Pudding with Whipped Cream and Caramel Sauce from Buzzfeed (#3)

    Cobblers, Crisps and Tarts

  129. 3 Ingredient Peach Cobbler from Little Things
  130. Strawberry Cookie Cobbler from Pillsbury
  131. Easy Cherry Cobbler from Life in the Lofthouse
  132. Simple Apple Cobbler from A Cowboy’s Wife
  133. 3 Ingredient Blackberry-Granola Crisp from Real Simple
  134. 3 Ingredient Apple Crisp with Oats from Inspired Taste
  135. Strawberries and Cream Tarts from With Salt and Wit
  136. 3 Ingredient Caramel Apple Tart from Epicurious
  137. 5-Ingredient Peach Tart from Just a Taste
  138. 3 Ingredient Summer Berry Tarts from Food and Wine
  139. 3 Ingredient Caramel Pear Galette from Epicurious

    Brownies and Fudge

  140. 3 Ingredient Nutella Brownies from Krbie’s Cravings
  141. Lunch Lady Brownies from Life In The Lofthouse
  142. 3 Ingredient Brownies from Food Network
  143. 5-ingredient Microwave Caramel Chocolate Fudge from Chelsea’s Messy Apron
  144. 4 Ingredient Fudge with Sea Salt from Chef Savvy
  145. 3 Ingredient Chocolate Fudge from Foodie and Wine
  146. Turtle Fudge from Live Well Bake Often
  147. 3-Ingredient Reese’s Fudge from Butter with a Side of Bread
  148. 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Fudge from Pillsbury
  149. Peanut Butter Blondie Brownies from Allrecipes
  150. Lemon Fudge from Through Clouded Glass
  151. 3 Ingredient Maple Pecan Fudge from Epicurious


  152. 3 Ingredient Souffle Cheesecake from Sweet and Savory
  153. Easy and Creamy Cheesecake from The Country Cook
  154. 5-Ingredient Cake Batter Cheesecake from Six Sisters’ Stuff
  155. Four-Ingredient Raspberry Cheesecake Fluff from Chelsea’s Messy Apron
  156. No Bake Oreo Cheesecake from Crazy for Crust
  157. Vanilla Cheesecake from Life Love and Sugar
  158. 3 Ingredient Icebox Chocolate Cheesecake from Food and Wine
  159. No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake from CincyShopper
  160. 3-Ingredient Cheesecake from Delish

    Bread and Bakery Desserts

  161. 3 Ingredient Cinnamon Monkey Bread with Berries from
  162. Peanut Butter Banana Muffins from Thirty Handmade Days
  163. 3 Ingredient Banana Bread from The Creek Line House
  164. Best (and Easiest) Glazed Donuts from Sprinkle Some Sugar
  165. 5 Minute Sweet Bread from Julia Blanner
  166. Banana Chocolate Muffins from Momcrieff
  167. 3 Ingredient Braided Nutella Bread from POPSUGAR
  168. Pecan Pie Muffins from Spoon University
  169. 3-Ingredient Pumpkin Spice Muffins from Spoon University
  170. Chocolate Bread Pudding Mugs from Desserts for Two
  171. 3 Ingredient Cinnamon Sugar Donuts from Little Bit Funky
  172. 5-Ingredient Cannolis from Baker by Nature
  173. Quick & Easy {Baked} Cake Mix Donuts from It’s Always Autumn

    Other Fruit Desserts

  174. 3 Ingredient Banana Sushi Bites with Nutella from Nutella
  175. Caramel Apple Pie Bombs from OMG Chocolate Desserts
  176. Country Apple Dumplings from Allrecipes
  177. Fruit Pizza from Betty Crocker
  178. 5-Minute Fruit Mousse from Serious Eats
  179. Pan Fried Cinnamon Bananas from Dizzy Busy and Hungry!
  180. 3 Ingredient Apples Fries with Cinnamon from Cooking Channel
  181. 3 Ingredient Coconut Macaroons from About Food
  182. 3 Ingredient Strawberry Banana Popsicles from Sally’s Baking Addiction

    Other Chocolate Desserts

  183. 2 Ingredient Chocolate Mousse from Oh Lady Cakes
  184. 2-Ingredient Nutella Mousse from Tried and Tasty
  185. Chocolate Chip Meringue Kisses from Real Simple
  186. 5 Ingredient Chocolate Meringue from Food Network
  187. No-Bake Mint Chocolate Lasagna from
  188. 2 Ingredient Chocolate Ganache from Spend With Pennies
  189. 3 Ingredient Naked Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups from Real Simple
  190. Chocolate-Dipped Coconut Macaroons from Real Simple
  191. 3 Ingredient Dark Chocolate Covered Date Nut Bars from Fit Mitten Kitchen
  192. 3 Ingredient Turtle Pretzels from Thirty Handmade Days
  193. 3 Ingredient Banana Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Bites from The Baker Mama

    Other Peanut Butter Desserts

  194. 3 Ingredient Peanut Chocolate Clusters from Living Well Kitchen
  195. Peanut Butter Balls from Two Twenty One
  196. Peanut Butter Oat Squares from Listotic
  197. 3 Ingredient Healthy No Bake Rice Crispy Treats from The Big Man’s World
  198. Chocolate Peanut Butter Rice Krispie Treats from Pip and Ebby
  199. Peanut Butter Cookie Lasagna from Hugs and Cookies XOXO
  200. Perfect Microwave Caramels from Little Dairy On the Prairie

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