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24 Fun Quick and Easy Summer Dessert Ideas & Drinks

By: Bridget Hardy, Editor,

Prevent over-heating in the summer sun and keep cool with easy summer desserts. If the heat doesn't get you, the humidity will; unless you are equipped with 24 Fun Quick and Easy Summer Dessert Ideas! & Drinks Any of our exceptional top secret restaurant recipes and brand name foods are sure to help you stay cool. Come on, jump in!

Table of Contents:

Featured Recipe
Ice Cream Shakes
Pie & Cakes
Ice Cream Recipes
Healthy Dessert Recipes
Refreshing Summer Alcoholic Drink Recipes & Other Drinks


Featured RecipeOlive Garden Sangria

Olive Garden Sangria is one of those famous restaurant recipes that looks hard to make but is quite simple. You'll impress your party guests with this colorful drink! The recipe calls for red wine, Grenadine, cranberry juice cocktail, and Sweet Vermouth. Add your favorite seasonal fruits with crushed ice, and you've got limitless possibilities of fun quick and easy summer dessert ideas & drinks. Try storing strawberries and oranges in alcohol this summer!

Ice Cream Shakes

Ice Cream Shakes

Summer time party food is never complete without ice cream shakes! Try copycat restaurant recipes for shakes when your sweet tooth is calling to you. Easy summer desserts are just what you need to stay cool.

Baskin Robbins Mint Chocolate Chip Shake
Fatburger Banana Shake
Arby's Copycat Jamocha Shake

Pies & Cakes

Throw in some messy pie fun; these fun quick and easy summer dessert ideas are really gourmet restaurant recipes. Our secret restaurant recipes are made in large quantities so they are perfect for sharing!

Chili's Chocolate Chip Paradise Pie
Cici's Fruit Pizza
Copycat Olive Garden Peaches 'N Cream Cheesecake

Ice Cream Recipes

Try a fast homemade ice cream recipe for your next family dinner. Ice cream is one of those products that help kids stay cool in summer heat, and it keeps them happy too!

Copycat Baskin Robbins Cheesecake Ice Cream
Haagen-Daz's Copycat Cookies and Cream Ice Cream
Magic Shell Chocolate Topping
Ben and Jerry's Orange Cream Dream Ice Cream Recipe

Healthy Dessert Recipes


Here are our favorite quick healthy dessert recipes, copycat restaurant recipes that we can't get enough of.

Copycat McDonald's Yogurt Parfait
Homemade Pinkberry Frozen Yogurt
Low Cal Wendy's Style Frosty

Refreshing Summer Alcoholic Drink Recipes & Other Drinks

Our refreshing summer alcoholic drink recipes and other drinks are fun quick and easy summer dessert ideas & drinks that compliment a delicious summer dessert. These drinks are guaranteed to cool you off.

Applebee's Lemonade
A&W Root Beer
Applebee's Perfect Margarita
Homemade Red Sports Drink
T.G.I. Friday's Bahama Mama
Copycat Mcdonald's Iced Coffee Recipe
Homemade Limoncello
McDonald's Sweet Tea
Homemade Soda Pop
McDonald's Frozen Strawberry Lemonade


If you enjoyed some of the copycat recipes from this collection that can be found at a grocery store, check out another collection of ours, Famous Brand Name Recipes: 50 of Your Favorite Brand Name Recipes.



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