5 easy desserts that even an amateur baker can make


Looking for some easy desserts that impress even an expert baker? These five dessert are sweet treats that you will want to serve time and again.

A delicious dessert is the perfect bite to end a meal. These five easy desserts can make even the most amateur baker feel like a professional. With delicious flavors and ease of preparation, these desserts deliver a tasty treat every time.

A homemade dessert can be a lovely way to end a meal. Sometimes a home baker can be intimated to end a wonderful dinner with a lackluster dessert. While that store bought dessert might be good, a homemade one can be thoughtful end to the meal.

Still, easy desserts can boost anyone’s confidence in the kitchen. A tasty dessert doesn’t need 10 components and a pair of tweezers. A few simple tricks and tips can make anyone into a dessert master.

Here are a five easy desserts that will impress every time.

Godiva Molten Lava Cakes

The lava cake might have started as a baking mistake, but the dessert has become iconic. Although making it from scratch can be daunting, the Godiva Molten Lava Baking Mixes can turn even the worst cook into a master baker.

The whole process is quite simple. More importantly, it comes out perfect every time. Plus, each kit comes with its own baking dish. It is one of the simplest desserts that anyone can make.

Personally, having tested these lava cakes several times, that statement is true. Unless you don’t watch the cook timer, you will have a delicious lava cake every time.

The Godiva Molten Lava Baking Mixes are available at many retailers.

Betty Crocker Chilled Treats

A perfectly layered parfait is visually impressive. But, sometimes these desserts require multiple steps, lots of kitchen tools and a long wait time. Luckily, there is a simple version.

The Betty Crocker Chilled Treats offer a delicious, smooth mousse in just minutes. Simply add milk to the mix and stir. Can it get any easier?

Betty Crocker Chilled Treats, photo provided by Betty Crocker

A few tricks with this dessert. First, a tall glass or container works better. The key is to mix the mixture well. It allows the mousse to come together and chill better. Vigorous mixing is important to getting the texture correct.

Available in four flavors, the most versatile flavor is the chocolate. Although, our taste testers raved about the Lemon. It was bright and refreshing. A lovely light touch to end a meal.

Better Crocker Chilled Treats are available at various retailers.

Nestle Toll House Unicorn Morsels, photo provided by Nestle Toll House

Unicorn Birthday Fudge

As part of Nestle Toll House’s Unicorn Morsels launch, Christina Tosi shared this simple, tasty and colorful recipe. Tosi commented this fudge recipe was about having a little fun in the kitchen while making something colorful and tasty.

With just a handful of ingredients, this tasty fudge is a great treat. Whether enjoyed on its own or incorporated as a topper to cake, there are limitless possibilities for this colorful, tasty fudge.

Godiva Brownie Cheesecake Swirl

Cheesecake is always a popular dessert, but making one from scratch can have you heading to the local bakery. Luckily, Godiva’s baking mixes simplify the process.

The Brownie Cheesecake Swirl combines two tasty desserts in one. Like the other Godiva baking mixes, it takes the guess work out of this popular dessert. With a few ingredients and a spoon, you are on your way to a tasty dessert.

If you are looking to add a little something special to this dessert, we recommend adding some chocolate shavings or even some fresh raspberries. Another great idea is to add a salted caramel drizzle.

The Godiva Brownie Cheesecake Swirl baking mix is available at various retailers.

Bread Pudding

Do you have left over bread in the house, eggs and milk? If you do, you can make a bread pudding. This dessert is basically like making French Toast, yes really.

Many recipe sites have simple, easy recipes for making bread pudding. You can keep it simple or add lots of extras. From nuts to chocolate, there are all types of variations for this dessert.

Truthfully, this dessert is relatively straightforward. Now you might understand why so many chefs make bread pudding on those cooking competition shows.

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