Food·Posted on Aug 10, 201624 Fresh Ideas For Fruit-Based DessertsChocolate is overrated anyway.by Catherine O'DonnellBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Deep-Dish Cherry Pie Mark Weinberg / food52.com Take a nod from Chicago deep-dish pizza and apply the same tactics to your pie-making. You won't be disappointed. Get the recipe here. 2. Lattice-Top Peach and Blueberry Pie Yossy Arefi / food52.com For when you want to celebrate pie season in all its glory. Get the recipe here. 3. Strawberry Shortcake Yossy Arefi / food52.com Perfect for a summer birthday. How-to here. 4. James Beard's Strawberry Shortcakes James Ransom / food52.com Aaand a mini version, for good measure. Find it here. 5. Roasted Banana Paletas James Ransom / food52.com So cool. 😎 Get the recipe here. 6. Black Raspberry Ice Cream Mark Weinberg and James Ransom / food52.com I'll take this over vanilla any day. Recipe here. 7. Cherry Almond Crumb Cake Yossy Arefi / food52.com Raise your hands, cherry fanatics. Recipe here. 8. Fresh Blueberry Pie James Ransom / food52.com First stop on the summer pie-tinerary? ^This beautiful thing. Get the recipe here. 9. Strawberries With Honey and Lime & Lemon-Buttermilk Sherbet Armando Rafael / food52.com Pancakes aren't the only thing worth dousing in syrup, FWIW. Give your strawberries the proper treatment with a honey-lime coating. Get the recipe here. 10. The Kitchn's One-Ingredient Ice Cream James Ransom / food52.com Easiest ice cream ever. Recipe here. 11. Frozen Chocolate-Dipped Bananas James Ransom / food52.com A major upgrade to a melting popsicle. Get the recipe here. 12. The River Café's Strawberry Sorbet James Ransom / food52.com (LOL, the name rhymes.) Recipe here. 13. Blueberry and Rye Slab Pie Yossy Arefi / food52.com Feeding a crowd? This blueberry slab pie recipe will do the trick — it serves 16. 14. Raspberry Ice Cream Sandwiches James Ransom / food52.com See ya, Chipwich. Get the recipe for both the sandwich and ice cream here. 15. Blackberry Pie With Hazelnut Crumb Crust Mark Weinberg / food52.com All-butter pie dough is calling your name. Recipe here. 16. No-Cook Blackberry-Lemon Ice Cream Posie Harwood / food52.com Too hot to turn on the oven? A no-cook dessert is the best way to keep cool. Get the recipe here. 17. Apricot and Peach Crumb Pie Yossy Arefi / food52.com This dessert can't decide if it's a crumble or a pie, and I'm not complaining. Get the recipe here. 18. Lemon, Blackberry, and Poppy Seed Ice Cream Ashley Rodriguez / food52.com Do you just want to jump in that container rn? Because I do. Recipe here. 19. White Peach and Lemon Thyme Galette James Ransom / food52.com Like pies but really love crust? Try a galette like this one, filled with peaches and lemon. 20. Late Summer Trifle Yossy Arefi / food52.com Put all your late summer fruits (plums, figs, nectarines, cherries) to work. Get the recipe here. 21. Plum Tart James Ransom / food52.com Packed with 20 (!) plums. Get the recipe here. 22. Nigella Lawson's Strawberry Streusel Cake Linda Xiao / food52.com Any cake with jam in it is a good idea. (It's ALSO a good excuse to eat cake for breakfast.) Get the recipe here. 23. Chocolate-Dipped Cherries James Ransom / food52.com Chocolate-covered strawberries have some competition. Get the recipe for this cherry version here. 24. Pavlova With Boozy Blueberry Sauce Mark Weinberg / food52.com Cheers! Get the recipe here. For more fruit dessert recipes, hop over to Food52.