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80+ Incredible Desserts

Last Updated on April 19, 2016 by smartkitchenpicks

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If you’re searching for the ultimate list of delicious dessert recipes, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve rounded up the most original and creative cookie, cake, pie, bar, cupcake, and ice cream recipes the Internet has to offer. The result? This list of 100 delicious dessert recipes to inspire your next culinary adventure. Enjoy!

1. Chewy Chocolate Chunk Cookies
From Sally’s Baking Addiction

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These cookies are thick, chewy, and completely addictive!

2. Carmelitas
From Averie Cooks

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Bite down for a burst of rich, creamy, buttery caramel.

3. Deep Dish Chocolate Chip Cookie with Caramel and Sea Salt

From Pinch of Yum deep-dish-cookies-6-6730423

Don’t overcook this beauty – it’s best when it’s served soft and gooey.

4. Chocolate Italian Love Cake
From ChewNibbleNosh

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A great dessert for a crowd or pot luck, because you can make it ahead of time and it actually tastes better the longer you let it hang out in the fridge!

5. Double Chocolate Raspberry Brownie Bites
From Savory Style

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Sweet, rich, fudgy, moist, and loaded with chocolate goodness. The sneaky healthy ingredient? Applesauce. It replaces some of the oil in these brownie bites, which saves on fat and calories while allowing them to remain wonderfully moist and fudgy.

6. Loaded M&M Oreo Cookie Bars
From Averie Cooks

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You can whip up these beauties in 5 minutes without a mixer and they’re ready in a half hour. Fast, easy, no dough to chill, and did we mention delicious?

7. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownies
From Recipe Girl

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The best part about this recipe is that it’s egg-free, which mean you can eat these delicious treats safely without compromising any of their deliciousness. Hooray!

8. English Toffee Bites
From Shugary Sweets

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Make sure and perfect this recipe before the holidays roll around again – it’s destined to become a new tradition!

9. Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cookies
From Sally’s Baking Addiction

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An easy, quick, and fool proof strawberry cookies loaded with chocolate chips. Plus they’re PINK!

10. Frozen Banana Bites
From (never)homemaker

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A quick and easy frozen dessert that’s practically healthy.

11. Deep Dish Caramel Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies
From Apple of My Eye

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The best thing about these cookie is the oozy-gooey caramel center surrounded by half-baked cookie dough and a more firm cookie crust. It’s unreal!

12. Buckeye Brownie Cookies
From Taste of Lizzy T’s

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These cookies combine the best of both worlds…brownies and buckeyes! If you love buckeyes, but don’t like taking the time to dip them in chocolate, you’ll love this easy cookie recipe!

13. Cookies and Cream Red Velvet Brownies
From This Silly Girl’s Life

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Oreo stuffed homemade red velvet brownies, topped with cookies and cream kisses!

14. Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies
From Sally’s Baking Addiction

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Red velvet cake meets a soft-baked chocolate chip cookie. A blissful marriage of two classic desserts!

15. Awesome Country Apple Fritter Bread
From The Baking ChocolaTess

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Fluffy, buttery, white cake loaf loaded with chunks of apples and layers of brown sugar and cinnamon swirl. Irresistible!

16. Apple Crisp
From Tastes Better from Scratch

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If you already have a recipe for apple crisp, you’ll never make it again after you taste this one!

17. Churro Bites
From Cooking Classy

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Cinnamon + Sugar = Bliss.

18. S’mores Dip 
From Five Heart Home

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This dip, loaded with melted chocolate and toasty marshmallows, is sure to be the hit of your next party! After just a few minutes in the oven, serve it with graham crackers and watch it disappear.

19. Chocolate Cheesecake Mousse 
From Savory Style

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Easy to make and full of rich chocolate, you’ll be whipping up this tasty dessert all the time!

20. Nutella Cheesecake 
From Rasa Malaysia

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There’s no egg in the recipe, so there is no need to bake. Just beat the cream cheese and sugar, and chill everything in the fridge for a few hours and you have this sinfully delicious Nutella cheesecake.

21. Churro Cheesecake 
From Oh, Bite It!

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This recipe is a fun way to bring a State Fair feel to your table!  Who doesn’t love a cinnamony, cheesecakey treat?

22. No-Bake Peanut Butter Oat Squares
From Cookies and Cups

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These simple three ingredient treats can be thrown together in minutes, making them a great after school snack.

23. Red Velvet Cheesecake Cake
From Recipe Girl

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Inspired by the decadent dessert at the Cheesecake Factory, this recipe takes the cake.

24. Quick and Easy Snowy Chocolate Pinecones
From Handmade Charlotte

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Made with dry cereal and a peanut butter mixture, it’s part-healthy, part-sweet, and 100% fun.

25. Mint Chip Sugar Cookies
From Little Dairy on the Prairie

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These cookies are “melt in your mouth soft” and have the perfect amount of minty goodness.

26. Oreo Fudge
From Buns in My Oven

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This fudge is thick, and easy to make and absolutely, positively filled to the brim with Oreo cookies.

27. Fried Ice Cream 
From Overtime Cook

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There’s a completely magical element to eating a hot, crunchy, deep fried coating around creamy, frozen ice cream. Make this recipe and experience it for yourself!

28. White Chocolate Peppermint Oreo Bark 

From Savory Style white-chocolate-peppermint-oreo-bark7-3052505

This easy and decadent treat features a layer of creamy white chocolate, topped with crushed Oreo cookies, along with another layer of white chocolate and crushed candy canes.

29. Hot Chocolate Cookie Cups

From The Gunny Sack hot_chocolate_cookie_cups-3208658

This easy cookie recipe for Hot Chocolate Cookie Cups is made with Pillsbury Sugar Cookie dough. They’re filled with chocolate ganache and have a pretzel handle!

30. Funfetti Cake Batter Cookie Dough Brownie Layer Cake

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Layers of brownies and eggless funfetti cake batter cookie dough are topped with a delicious chocolate ganache – and of course plenty of sprinkles! Get your big glass of milk ready!

31. Ferrer Rocher Cupcakes

From OMG Chocolate Desserts fererro-rocher-cupcakes-1-site-1946092

Decadent and delicious. Just make sure you save some Ferrer Rocher’s for the actual recipe!

32. Samoa Cheesecake 

From Gimme Some Oven samoa-cheesecake-2-7334945

Inspired by the famous Girl Scout cookies (a.k.a. “Caramel DeLites”). It’s a simple vanilla cheesecake base, made with an Oreo crust, and topped with caramel, toasted coconut and drizzled with chocolate.

33. Decadent S’mores Cupcake

From Savory Style smores-cupcakes-2-4161447

A rich chocolate cupcake with a layer of delicious sweetened graham cracker to add texture. Swirls of perfectly fluffy and light chocolate frosting and a center filled with marshmallow fluff. YUM.

34. Spiral Sugar Cookies

From Pip & Ebby mmpfood00008post-1857322

As tasty as they are pretty, and festive enough for an occasion.

35. Red Velvet Fudge Pie 

From Pizzazzerie redvelvetpie2-7404640

Follow the boxed cake mix instructions on the back and then add a pour-over chocolate fudge glaze. Simple yet oh so delicious!

36. Dark Chocolate Strawberry Shortbread Cookies

From Apple of My Eye dsc_2174-678x1024-9920428

A buttery and perfectly sweet shortbread base that you then smother with strawberry jam and a dark chocolate drizzle? Yes, please!

37. Baileys Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

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Softened cream cheese is mixed with a splash of Bailey’s, a few tablespoons of powdered sugar and then piped into cut strawberries. They’re drizzled with a little bit of melted chocolate and viola – dessert in a pinch.

38. Birthday Cake Chocolate Chip Cookies

From Cookies & Cups birthdaycakechocchipcookies-9349392

These Birthday Cake Chocolate Chip Cookies are the yummiest Cake Batter Cookies I’ve ever made!

39. Oreo Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

From Picky Palate oreo-stuffed-chocolate-chip-cookies-5t-9682710

You’ve seen this recipe all over the Internet, but this is the original and it’s brilliant.

40. White Chocolate Snickerdoodle Cookies

From Savory Style white-chocolate-snickerdoodle-cookies-2-2176525

To make these simply throw your base of ingredients into a mixing bowl, mold them out into 1-inch balls, and roll them in that tasty cinnamon sugar mixture for a little extra sweetness.

41. No-Bake Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwiches

From In Katrina’s Kitchen cookie-dough-ice-cream-sandwich-recipe-7-550-wm-4319234

These Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwiches are prepared with an unbaked egg-free chocolate chip cookie dough. Use your favorite ice cream or make it homemade!

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Keep a log of this fresh dough in your fridge and you’ll never be more than 12 minutes away from nirvana.

43. Flourless Double Chocolate Brownies

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These flourless double chocolate brownies are naturally gluten-free and made without beans, avocado, dates, or any other alternative ingredients. Just a double shot of chocolatey goodness!

44. Chocolate Glazed Chocolate Banana Donuts

From Baker By Nature img_0186-682x1024-5638629

These donuts are seductively rich in chocolate flavor, while staying on the lighter side in reality. There are no eggs or butter in this recipe, and they are, as written, vegan.

45. Baked Snickerdoodle Donut Holes

From Amy’s Healthy Baking snickerdoodle-donut-holes_3825-labeled-2389605

A fun & easy recipe for donut holes that taste like cookies! Baked, not fried so you can eat more!

46. Chocolate Gingerbread Truffles

From Savory Style chocolate-gingerbread-truffles4-2596015

If you want to cut corners, you can even use store-bought cookies to save time, while still ending up with a pretty darn impressive finished product.

47. Oreo and Peanut Butter Brownie Cakes

From Picky Palate 15-oreo-peanut-butter-brownie-cakes-108sm-9876059

Layers of peanut butter and a double decker stack of Oreos in each little brownie cake.  Best of all, they’re simply prepared in cupcake liners.

48. The Best Chewy Cafe-Style Chocolate Chip Cookies

From Host the Toast best-chewy-cafe-style-chocolate-chip-cookies8-1706868

These beauties have that bumpy top that you always see on the mouth-watering cookies behind the café counter, and you’ll never believe how easy it is to recreate at home.

49. Snickers Cupcakes 

From Life, Love & Sugar snickers_cupcakes-1050946

These Snickers Cupcakes are over the top! Delicious, decadent, chocolatey, caramel-y, peanut butter-y and rich! And oh so good!

50. Peppermint Mocha Cupcakes

From Sally’s Baking Addiction peppermint-mocha-cupcakes-by-sallys-baking-addiction-3-4099587

Deep chocolate cupcakes flavored with peppermint and coffee, topped with peppermint vanilla frosting, candy canes, and a chocolate drizzle.

51. Mint Oreo Layer Dessert 

From Tastes Better From Scratch mintoreodessert4-3606768

Layer the oreo crust with a sweet cream cheese mixture, and then top that with chocolate pudding. Then you spread Cool Whip over top! It’s sweet and addicting and has just the perfect hint of mint!

52. Strawberry Shortcake Bars 

From Deliciously Sprinkled 80+ Incredible Desserts 1

If you loved those Good Humor Strawberry Shortcake ice cream bars as a kid, you’ll love this recipe.

53. Cake Bites with Coffee Walnut Fudge Sauce

From Kitchen Sanctuary choc-mountain-with-coffee-fudge-square2-4100269

The cake balls are made in a cake pop mold, so they’re the perfect size to put in your mouth whole with a big splash of coffee walnut sauce. Yum!

54. Blueberry Buckle 
From Laura’s Sweet Spot

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If you love blueberries, you’ll love this perfectly moist cake, bursting full of blueberries, with a special little streusel crunch on top. Simply divine.

55. Chocolate Brownie Brittle Creme Brulee 
From Pumpkin N Spice

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One of the best parts of eating this delectable dessert is cracking the top to dive into the smooth chocolate-y center.

56. Beignets Tiramisu With Chocolate Ganache
From Half Baked Harvest

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This is not a quick and easy dessert, but it’s definitely worth the effort. Make it for your next anniversary or when you want to wow a date!

57. Candy Bar Pie
From Crazy for Crust

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A blondie in a pie crust that’s filled with leftover candy. You’re welcome.

58. Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Dipped Marshmallows 
From Baker by Nature

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This easy decadent recipe combines dark chocolate, salted caramel, and marshmallows! Top the melted chocolate with a sprinkle of crushed graham crackers and you’ve got a bite-sized s’mores treat.

59. Double Chocolate Chip Coconut Brownies
From Diary of an Ex Sloth

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If you decide to frost them, they’re actually triple chocolate chip triple coconut brownies. Cue mouthgasm.

60. Snickerdoodle Cake 
From Curly Girl Kitchen

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This cake is almost too pretty to eat. Almost.

61. Nutella Banana Ice Cream 
From Crumb

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This ice cream requires a grand total of four ingredients – Nutella, ripe bananas, cocoa powder and cream.

62. Pineapple Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting 
From Just a Taste

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You can now enjoy both your fruits and your veggies all in one serving … of cake. Plus this cake is pretty much the cutest thing ever.

63. Samoa Coconut Cream Pie 
From Sift & Whisk

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Inspired by the Girl Scout Cookies, except better, because PIE.

64. Chocolate Raspberry Mousse Cake
From Sugar Hero

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A moist, fudgy brownie base, three layers of light mousse—chocolate, raspberry, and vanilla, and then a glossy topping of chocolate and a tangle of raspberries and chocolate curls on top!

65. Tiramisu Cake Roll 
From Diethood

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Espresso flavored cake sponge brushed with a coffee-liqueur syrup and filled with a Mascarpone Cheese Whipped Cream.

66. Caramel Stuffed Snickerdoodle Cookies
From Yellow Bliss Road

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The title of this out-of-world-treat tells you all you need to know. The only thing left to add is YUM.

67. No-Fail Blondies
From Inspired Taste

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This recipe makes blondies that are perfectly dense with a paper-thin crinkly top. They are complex with lots of vanilla and dark brown sugar.  They taste like deep, rich buttery caramel. Sign me up.

68. No Bake Reese’s Peanut Butter Cheesecake
From Life, Love & Sugar

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This No Bake Reese’s Peanut Butter Cheesecake is smooth, creamy and full of peanut butter! You’ll want a big glass of milk to go with a slice of this baby!

69. Salted Caramel Chocolate Fudge Cake
From Domestic Gothess

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Four layers of dark, moist fudge cake filled with salted caramel swiss meringue buttercream (and extra caramel) and topped with whipped chocolate ganache and a generous drizzle of more salted caramel.

70. Blueberry Lemon Cookies
From Sugar Apron

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These cookies are fresh, sweet and will quickly disappear. A soft and fluffy buttery base, lemon zest and lemon juice – how can you resist?

71. Funfetti Gooey Cake Bars
From Bake with Christina

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These treats have such a vibrant color, and of course, taste. Plus: SPRINKLES!

72. Blueberry Crumb Bars
From Smitten Kitchen

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These bars are tart and buttery and fruity and tangy and crumbly. In other words: perfection.

73. Raspberry Cheesecake Brownies
From Sally’s Baking Addiction

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Ultra fudgy homemade brownies swirled with creamy raspberry cheesecake and dotted with fresh raspberries. So good, they’re hard to share!

74. Cookies & Cream Fudge
From The Messy Baker

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Creamy, sweet white chocolate fudge loaded with crushed Oreo cookie pieces.

75. Peanut Butter Butterscotch Fudge
From Something Swanky

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This recipe takes the simplicity of 2-ingredients fudge and tweaks it a bit by subbing peanut butter and butterscotch chips.

76. Caramel Apple Dessert Pizza 
From Chocolate With Grace

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Grab a bag of apples on your next shopping trip because your gonna want to make this warm caramel apple dessert pizza topped with a thick layer of gooey apples, brown sugar streusel and drizzled with homemade caramel sauce.

 77. Salted Caramel Mocha and Nutella Brownies
From  Half Baked Harvest

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Look up the word “decadent” in the dictionary and you’ll see a photo of these brownies.

78. Fruity Pebbles Funfetti Cake 
From Butterlust

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Celebrate pretty much anything with the quintessential cake and cereal of the early 90’s.

79. Coconut Cream Pie 
From Rock Recipes

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This is an old fashioned recipe for this classic pie which is based upon a flour thickened, pudding-like custard pie filling. Why mess with perfection?

80. Cream Cheese Blondies
From Lil’ Luna

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Kids and adults alike will love these rich blondies.

81. Chocolate Peanut Butter Earthquake Cake
From I Wash… You Dry

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This cake is meant to look like a peanut butter earthquake has come in and wreaked havoc on an innocent chocolate cake. All the while, tasting super rich, moist and delicious.

82. Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies
From Crafty Morning

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This red velvet cheesecake brownie recipe is simple, moist, and delicious!

83. Dark Chocolate Pistachio Butter Cookie Bars
From Kevin and Amanda

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So good, these bars are sure to attract a Leprechaun and his pot of gold. 😉 Dark chocolate, pistachio butter, and sea salt come together to make this perfect chewy cookie bar.

84. Cinnamon Roll Skillet Cake
From Chelsea’s Messy Apron

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Simple, no-yeast, time saving cinnamon rolls made in a skillet and covered with a creamy glaze. This cinnamon roll skillet cake takes less than 10 minutes to assemble and is a crowd-pleasing dessert!