Five Favorite Summer Desserts--Patty Cake's Pantry's favorite summer desserts--strawberry shortcake trifle, easy banana pudding, watergate salad, choclate eclair cake, pineapple rice pudding

Our Five Favorite Summer Desserts

What could be better than a delicious dessert that requires no cooking on a hot summer day?    I can’t think of anything.  These desserts are quick, easy, and delicious.  This is a collection of our favorite no-bake desserts.  Four of these recipes don’t even require you to turn on a stove.  That makes them very welcome additions to our table when it’s hot outside. Here’s our list of our five favorite summer desserts: Strawberry Shortcake Trifle in Mason Jars  I realize that the recipe says to use stale cookies, but you can use fresh ones, too.  This is one of […]

Dessert in a Jar--Banan Pudding

Dessert in a Jar–Banana Pudding

I previously blogged about my easy southern style banana pudding recipe.  It’s always a hit with the members of our household.  One day, while I was preparing food for a picnic.  I realized that banana pudding would look great in a mason jar.  I already knew from the strawberry shortcake trifle that I put together in a jar that mason jar desserts make great grab and go items to throw in a cooler for a picnic lunch.  I immediately went to work. First, some vanilla wafers were placed into the jar.  These were topped with some sliced bananas. The bananas […]