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Quick dessert recipes

Speedy sweets and easy, fuss-free puddings for those times when you need an after-dinner fix on the double. These recipes are ready in 20 minutes or under... 

2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Raspberries, peaches and a crunchy granola topping make for an easy 10-minute dessert that's perfect for summer

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
14 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Condensed milk is the secret to this super snappy Italian dessert. Coffee and chocolate are a classic combo, simply layer them up and enjoy

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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34 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Discover a shameless shortcut to this family favourite pud

15 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

If you've taken time to make a special main course, why not take the pressure off and serve this simple but delicious pud

5 mins
Easy
1 rating 3.0 out of 5 star rating

Cheat your way towards a baked fruity warmer by using leftover madeira sponge cake as the topping to a juicy pud

40 mins
Easy
115 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This pud will be a hit with all the family, and it only takes 20 minutes to make

20 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Try this genius recipe – as if by magic, the frozen tropical fruit freezes the yogurt when blended together. Use a food processor rather than a blender

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This dreamy dessert is ready in under 10 minutes. Use milk chocolate if you're feeding young children

7 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
60 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Go all out and treat yourself to these chocolate tiffin slices, full of milk and dark chocolate, raisins and biscuit. Be warned: they won't last long!

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These cherry and almond desserts will really impress your guests. The amaretti biscuits give it a special touch

15 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Silky smooth chocolate ganache, with crisp ciabatta toasts and a sprinkle of sea salt makes for a quick, chic, ultra-indulgent dinner party dessert

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Fresh, pink raspberries with whipped cream is the perfect summer dessert. Add a splash of whisky and toasted oats for a subtle nutty flavour

20 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Mix plump raisins and dark rum with creamy vanilla ice cream then sandwich between two oat and raisin cookies to make this decadent grown-up dessert

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
19 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Ready in no time, this simple budget sundae will satisfy any midweek sweet cravings. If you're looking for a pudding you can whip up in a flash, this is it

20 mins
Easy
3 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

Showcase ripe, seasonal blackberries in this simple-to-make dessert with honey and Greek yogurt

5 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
49 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Treat yourself to a delightfully easy family dessert - ready in just five minutes

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A simple pudding with a creamy and indulgent Mars Bar sauce, ready in just 10 minutes

10 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This creamy syllabub is a spin on classic mint choc chip and a great way to use up leftover chocolates

10 mins
Easy
2 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

Keep cool this summer with a simple yet indulgent frozen dessert. Who says ice cream sandwiches are for kids? Chocolate-coated coffee beans say otherwise...

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
22 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A quick and impressive make-ahead dessert with Baileys for grown-ups, or use extra toffee sauce for kids

10 mins
Easy
10 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This super-quick pud is a crowd-pleaser - and is easily dressed up for grown-ups with a splash of Disaronno

10 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Need a pudding fast? These four-ingredient pots taste as good as they look and will save the day in under 20 minutes

15 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Get the taste of summer with this sophisticated dessert that is low fat and easy to make

10 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A cheat's dessert that takes the classic combo of peach and raspberries and serves them with a touch of cloves and almond biscuits

15 mins
Easy
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