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10 Desserts with 5 Ingredients (Or Fewer!)

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Don't get us wrong -- we love our layer cakes, pastries, and pies over here. But as simple weeknight desserts (or midday snacks, for that matter) they can be daunting tasks.

Here, then, are 10 delicious, dinner-party worthy desserts -- including ice creams, tarts and puddings -- that are five ingredients or fewer. Because sometimes you just want some dessert, without all that fuss.


Burnt Caramel Pudding by Midge

Burnt Caramel Pudding


Affogato by amanda



Chocolate Mousse with Cointreau and Chocolate Shards by merrill

Chocolate Mousse


Apples Baked in Cider by Sally

Apples Baked in Cider


Cream Cheese Cookies by merrill

Cream Cheese Cookies


Banana Cardamom Milkshake by merrill

Banana Shake


Lazy Mary's Lemon Tart by dymnyno

Lemon Tart


Foolproof Ice Cream by Tammy

Foolproof Ice Cream


Lemon Posset by mrslarkin

Lemon Posset


The Best Lime Ice Cream by merrill

Lime Ice Cream


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