25 Sweet Small Bites

Cake has no place at this dessert table. Give your party guests something delightfully summery and easy to enjoy while mingling.

Part of: Summer Grilling: Party Ideas

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Watermelon Popsicles

"This is a yummy and fun recipe! These are absolutely adorable, and the kids loved them."

-SweetsLady

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Frozen Banana Popsicles

"My taste testers would give this 10 stars if possible! I had eight requests for the recipe. This is a definite keeper."

-I'mPat

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Cheesecake Cups

"These are so much fun to bring to gatherings! They're simple, delicious and take no time at all to make."

-AHoff08

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Oatmeal Carmelitas

"Delicious! I had to give these bars away to keep myself from eating them all in the span of a couple of days."

-halcrewebon

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Linda's Frozen Fruit-Sicles

"The kids thought these were wonderful! These are so refreshing during hot weather, and they take only a couple of minutes to throw together."

-Little Miss Cheffie

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Dipped Ice Cream Sandwiches

"This is an incredibly easy and fun idea! It's amazing how this simple treat seemed so special to everyone."

-soonermama

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Filled Strawberry Cheesecakes

"I made these for a barbecue and they're wonderful! It's nice to have just a small bite of dessert after a big meal."

-Bonnie G #2

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Frozen Chocolate Chip Cookie Balls

"Perfection in two little bites! The coating of the dark chocolate takes these to new heights. I used a small cookie scoop to make these and it worked perfectly."

-HokiesMom

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Quick Berry Tartlets

"My daughter and I made these for a light dessert, using vanilla sugar-free pudding with a touch of almond extract in it. They turned out great!"

-Pam-I-Am

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Double-Chocolate Mini Brownies

"My son adores two-bite brownies! I didn't have Skor Toffee Bits on hand, but these brownies are still gems without them."

-mums the word

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Mini Sicilian Cheesecakes

"Ten stars for these! They're delicious and very easy. I loved the flavor of the lemon and toasted pine nuts together. I think they would also be good with orange instead of lemon."

-Mikekey

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Frozen Fudge Pops

"Oh, boy! I love this recipe. It's awesome! Words can't describe how much better these taste than store-bought pops. I'll be making these every week from now on."

-Marsha D.

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Strawberry Nilla Nibblers

"This is a perfect dessert or snack! It's fast, easy and has the right amount of sweetness."

-mydesigirl

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Mango-Coconut Popsicle

"These are so simple and delicious! I love the creaminess and richness of the mango-and-coconut-milk combination."

-Starrynews

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No-Bake Chocolate, Peanut Butter & Corn Flake Bars

"Oh, I love these! The corn flakes and crunchy peanut butter are what make these better than any other peanut butter bar you'll ever try!"

-macadamia.nut

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Pink-Lemonade Thins

"I love shortbread, and this was such a refreshing version! The whole family enjoyed them. I will be making this again."

-my3beachbabes

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Caramelized Pineapple with Hot Chocolate Sauce

"This is easy to make and totally fun. I used Baker's Semi-Sweet Baking Chocolate Squares for the sauce."

-**Tinkerbell**

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Mini Lemon Meringue Pies

"These were a hit. They were gone so quickly they didn't even get a chance to cool down!"

-Brya_c

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Frosty Strawberry Pops

"This is one of my all-time favorite easy summer recipes. It's so cool and refreshing — and really great with big chunks of strawberry or other fruit added in."

-BirdyBaker

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Chocolate Picnic Cake

"This is easy to make at the last minute, and it doesn't need any icing, as it's perfectly sweet!"

-Redsie

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Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

"Yummy! How can you go wrong with this dessert? Everybody likes these! I used frozen vanilla yogurt and store-bought soft bakery cookies. They were great."

-Chef*Lee

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Butterscotch Treats

"I got this recipe from a family member who brought it to every gathering, with good reason — it's quick, easy and good!"

-Lisa Hayward

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Ice Cream Sundae Cupcakes

"Add a banana to make these banana-split cupcakes. You can also set this up buffet style and let children (and adults) build their own!"

-Elana's Pantry

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Mini Apricot Pies

"These pies come together so quickly. We had unexpected guests, and they inhaled them!"

-kiwidutch

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Mini Apricot Pies

"These pies come together so quickly. We had unexpected guests, and they inhaled them!"

-kiwidutch

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