20 Cute and Mini Dessert Recipes

There is something special about miniature desserts. Maybe it is the fact that they are just the right size for indulging without overdoing it.

Or maybe it’s because they are so darn cute. Whatever the reason, we can all agree that mini desserts are simply irresistible.

If you are looking for some mini dessert inspiration, you have come to the right place. I have rounded up our favorite recipes for bite-sized sweet treats.

There are recipe options for all of you! So go ahead and indulge your sweet tooth with one (or two… or three…) of these delicious little desserts.

1. Easy No-Bake Cheesecake Bites

These delicious cheesecake bites are so easy to make and only require a few simple ingredients.

The cream cheese and whipped cream mixture are light and fluffy. Moreover, the mini-fillo shells crust provides the perfect amount of sweetness.

You should also use fresh or frozen raspberries and blueberries for garnish. Moreover, let the cheesecake bites cool completely in the refrigerator before you serve them.

You can also take some pictures of these cute cheesecakes for social media. I definitely recommend this dessert for any occasion.

2. Easy Oreo Truffles are the Bite Size

If you are looking for a delicious miniature dessert, look no further than these Oreo truffles.

These bite-size sweet treats are perfect for any occasion, and they are so easy to make that even the most novice baker can succeed.

Simply crumble Oreos into a fine powder, mix with cream cheese, shape into balls, and dip in chocolate. The result is a rich and decadent truffle that will melt in your mouth.

Whether you are hosting a party or simply hoping to satisfy your sweet tooth, this easy dessert is sure to please.

3. DLux Mini Dessert Cups Black Forest Cake

I recently came across this recipe of these DLux mini dessert cups in the flavor black forest cake. They will look cute if you make them in mini mason jars.

The best part is that you only need a few ingredients to make this cute mini dessert. You can use a store-bought cake, heavy cream, cherry pie filling, powdered sugar, and chocolate shavings.

Furthermore, you should add some cherries on top to complete the look.

The black forest cake was delicious, and I recommend these mini dessert cups to anyone looking for a tasty treat.

4. Easy Mini Sweet Potato Pies With Homemade Crust

Few things are more comforting than a warm slice of pie, and these Easy Mini Sweet Potato Pies are the perfect fall treat.

They are sure to please even the pickiest eaters because you only need a few simple ingredients. The homemade crust balances the pies and

The sweet potato filling is spicy and sweet, and the flaky homemade crust is the perfect complement.

Whether you serve them for dessert or as a special holiday treat, these mini pies will surely be a hit!

5. Mini Cheesecake Recipe

This cream cheese-based recipe is absolutely delicious and so easy to follow! You will need cream cheese, sugar, eggs, vanilla extract, graham cracker crumbs, and whipped cream.

First, preheat your oven to 350 degrees. Then, mix the cream cheese and sugar together until smooth. Add the eggs and vanilla extract and mix well.

Pour the mixture into a graham cracker crust and bake for thirty minutes. Let the cheesecake cool completely before adding whipped cream on top.

You can also add fruit toppings like strawberries or blueberries. This dish is perfect for any party or gathering!

6. Mini Triple Chocolate Cheesecakes

These cheesecakes are amazing! They are so chocolatey and creamy, and they have the perfect amount of sweetness.

The mini size is perfect for satisfying my sweet tooth without overdoing it. Moreover, the packaging makes them easy to take on the go.

You can also add some chocolate shavings on top of the chocolate whipped cream for extra sweetness and a cocoa-touch. Plus, do not forget to take pictures before you enjoy them.

I highly recommend these cheesecakes to anyone who loves chocolate – they are sure to be a hit!

7. Mini Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecakes

When I learned about this recipe, I was so excited to try these mini peanut butter cup cheesecakes; they did not disappoint!

The cheesecake filling was smooth and creamy, with just the right amount of sweetness. The peanut butter cups added a delicious chocolate flavor, and the crust was perfectly crunchy.

Overall, these mini cheesecakes were an absolute treat, and I will be making them again. You should also try this recipe and let me know how it turned out in the comments.

8. Vegan Oreo Truffles

Oreo truffles are an Oreo fan’s dream come true. An Oreo cookie coated in a layer of vegan cream cheese, then dipped in melted vegan chocolate and rolled in Oreos?

Yes, please!

This truffle is a bite-sized treat that is perfect for any occasion. Simply combine the ingredients in a food processor, roll the mixture into balls and refrigerate for an hour.

Next, melt vegan chocolate and coconut oil in a double boiler, dip the Oreo balls into the chocolate and place them on a sheet of parchment paper to cool.

You can top the truffles with crushed cookies or chocolate syrup. And that’s it! You now have delicious Oreo truffles.

9. No Bake Cheesecake Bites

This No-bake cheesecake is a delicious and easy dessert that you can make with just a few simple ingredients.

Just combine graham cracker sheets with cream cheese, sugar, and vanilla extract to create a smooth and creamy filling.

Furthermore, you should pipe it into bite-sized balls and dip it in melted chocolate chips. The result is a rich and decadent treat that is perfect for any occasion.

Your kids will love these treats at a birthday party or even on weekends.

10. 3 Ingredient Cinnamon Roll Apple Pie Cups

Apple pie filling, Nonstick baking spray, and refrigerated cinnamon rolls are the three simple ingredients you need to make these amazing apple pie cinnamon roll cups!

Just spray a muffin tin with the nonstick spray, add a spoonful of apple pie filling to each cup, and then top with a cinnamon roll.

Bake according to the recipe, and voila!

You have yourself a delicious and easy apple pie and cinnamon roll! These would be great for a quick breakfast or an after-school snack.

So go ahead and give them a try – you will love them.

11. White Chocolate Tiramisu Pudding Cups

These tiramisu pudding shots are the perfect way to show your tiramisu love.

Made with a White Chocolate Vanilla Bean Instant Pudding Mix and Coffee Liqueur, they are tiramisu in all the right ways.

The tiramisu flavor is strong but not overpowering, and the coffee liqueur really kicks it up a notch. The pudding cups are then topped with whipped cream and a sprinkle of chocolate shavings.

They are the perfect size for a snack or dessert and are sure to please even the most discerning tiramisu lover.

So go ahead and give them a try. You won’t be disappointed.

12. Homemade Chocolate Fudge Pop Tarts

Miniature desserts are the best kind of dessert, and something about their small size makes them even more tempting than regular-sized desserts.

And Homemade Chocolate Fudge version of Pop-Tarts is no exception. These miniature Pop-Tarts are made with rich chocolate fudge and are the perfect size for satisfying your sweet tooth without overindulging.

Plus, they are easy to make, and you can store them in the freezer for future cravings. So next time you crave something sweet, reach for this pop-tart recipe.

You will be glad you did.

13. Tiramisu Pudding Shots Recipe

Tiramisu is a traditional Italian dessert that consists of layers of coffee-soaked sponge cake, mascarpone cream, and Cocoa powder.

It is a delicious and rich dessert that is perfect for any occasion. The Tiramisu Pudding in Shots Recipe is a unique twist on this classic dessert.

The recipe calls for layering espresso-flavored liqueur, chocolate pudding, and whipped cream in shot glasses.

There are different ingredients and directions for the recipe’s Chocolate Half and coffee half portions. The result is a rich, creamy dessert that will please any crowd.

Whether you are serving these shots at a party or enjoying them as an after-dinner treat, everyone will love them.

14. Red Velvet Cake Minis

These amazing and tasty little cakes are perfect for any occasion! They are moist, fluffy, and deliciously velvety – not to mention they are adorably bite-sized.

Whether you are looking for a quick snack or an impressive dessert to serve at a party, this mini version of red velvet cake will do the job.

Best of all, they are easy to make – simply follow the recipe, pop them in the oven, and let them bake.

These cakes will surely be a hit with their pretty red color and decadent flavor. So go ahead and give them a try and let me know how it turned out.

15. Cookies and Cream Pudding Shots

I am a big fan of pudding shots, and I was really excited to try the Cookies and Cream flavor. I was not disappointed!

The pudding was rich and creamy, with just the right amount of sweetness. The cookies added a nice crunch, and the overall flavor was very enjoyable.

I would definitely recommend this flavor to anyone who enjoys pudding shots. Especially your kids will love this cookie twist on pudding shots.

16. Mini Blueberry Pies

These little pies are bursting with flavor! The blueberries are perfectly tart, and the crust is flaky and buttery.

Despite being mini, I was impressed with how well they held together. These would be perfect for a picnic or potluck.

And, at only ten grams of fat per serving, they are a healthier option than most desserts. I will be making these again.

You can add a topping of fresh blueberries, lemon peel, or sweetened whipped cream for additional looks and taste.

17. Chocolate Mini Donuts

These miniature marvels are the perfect bite-sized snack that satisfies my sweet tooth without being too overbearing.

The chocolate flavor is rich, while the dough is light and fluffy with a slight sweetness. I enjoy eating them plain, but they would also pair well with a cup of coffee or tea.

You only need around twenty minutes to prepare these mini delights. The glaze requires cocoa powder, sugar, milk, and vanilla extract, and you can add cinnamon toast crunch pieces for topping.

Overall, I highly recommend this recipe to anyone looking for a delicious and delightful treat!

18. Banana Donuts

Banana mini donuts are one of the tastiest treats you will ever eat. When you make them with fresh bananas, so you know they will be moist and delicious.

The banana flavor comes through perfectly. Furthermore, the buttered rum glaze perfectly pairs with the fluffiness of the donuts. This glaze requires some dark rum, sugar, butter, and water.

This glaze is what makes them even more irresistible.

Whether you eat them for breakfast or dessert, you can enjoy every bite of these heavenly banana donuts.

19. Mini Lemon Meringue Pies

They say that good things come in small packages, which is certainly true of the Mini version of these Lemon Meringue Pies.

These bite-sized treats are packed with flavor, and their petite size makes them perfect for satisfying a sweet tooth without overindulging.

A fluffy meringue topping offsets the tart lemon filling, and the crisp pastry crust provides a lovely contrast in texture. In addition, the small pies mean you can enjoy them without fear of making a mess.

Whether entertaining guests or simply looking for a delicious dessert, these mini Pies will surely hit the spot.

20. Apple Pie Pops

Although I never thought I would say it, these apple pie pops are surprisingly delicious. They are sure to please even the pickiest of eaters with the perfect blend of sweet and tart.

The flaky pastry crust is the perfect complement to the juicy filling, and you coat the pops with a light sugar dusting for a bit of extra sweetness.

These apple pie pops are a fun and easy way to enjoy a classic dessert.

So whether you are looking for a quick snack or a special treat, give these apple pops a try.

20 Mini Dessert Recipes

Recipe by Brenda


  • Easy No-Bake Cheesecake Bites

  • Easy Oreo Truffles are the Bite Size

  • DLux Mini Dessert Cups Black Forest Cake

  • Easy Mini Sweet Potato Pies With Homemade Crust

  • Mini Cheesecake Recipe

  • Mini Triple Chocolate Cheesecakes

  • Mini Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecakes

  • Vegan Oreo Truffles

  • No Bake Cheesecake Bites

  • White Chocolate Tiramisu Pudding Cups

  • Homemade Chocolate Fudge Pop Tarts

  • Tiramisu Pudding Shots Recipe

  • Cookies and Cream Pudding Shots

  • Mini Blueberry Pies

  • Chocolate Mini Donuts

  • Banana Donuts

  • Mini Lemon Meringue Pies

  • Apple Pie Pops


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  • Gather all the required ingredients.
  • Prepare your favorite mini dessert in under 60 minutes and enjoy till the last bite!

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