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14 Fruitastic Desserts Just In Time For Summer

Don't sweat the sweet stuff. Refresh your palate with these fruity treats this summer.

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1. This blueberry cheesecake is too cool for school:

Bake and chill the graham cracker crust the night before, then whip up the topping for a fast and easy treat.
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Bake and chill the graham cracker crust the night before, then whip up the topping for a fast and easy treat.

2. These fruit parfaits are light, sweet, and portable:

That's what we call picnic perfect.
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That's what we call picnic perfect.

3. We declare this cherry trifle to be the most elegant taste of the season:

Cherry filling and angel food crumbles make a heavenly combination.
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Cherry filling and angel food crumbles make a heavenly combination.

4. Raspberry lemonade smoothies are the refreshing companion to all your summer adventures:

And you can make them with anything you want! Cherries, blackberries, blueberries, you name it!
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And you can make them with anything you want! Cherries, blackberries, blueberries, you name it!

5. This tangy key lime cheesecake is the perfect way to spend a humid afternoon:

Limes and mint aren't just for cocktails, you know.
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Limes and mint aren't just for cocktails, you know.

6. These triple berry popsicles will triple your summer fun:

Why not make one for each hand?
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Why not make one for each hand?

7. Blueberry crisp is a classic that you deserve...

...to eat with a cold and creamy scoop of vanilla bean ice cream.
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...to eat with a cold and creamy scoop of vanilla bean ice cream.

8. Grab a mouthful of southern comfort with these fried cherry pies:

They're the perfect crisp and goopy dessert for a backyard barbecue. And that dusting of cinnamon sugar don't hurt either.
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They're the perfect crisp and goopy dessert for a backyard barbecue. And that dusting of cinnamon sugar don't hurt either.

9. This lemon macadamia cake is tart and airy:

Garden party, here you come.
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Garden party, here you come.

10. Enjoy a delicious marriage of fruits with this strawberry apple crisp.

Because the only thing better than a summer of fruity goodness are the fruit combos you can try.
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Because the only thing better than a summer of fruity goodness are the fruit combos you can try.

11. Speaking of fruit combos, this mixed berry pie brings all the fruits into the mix:

This is one family of flavors you don't want to miss.
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This is one family of flavors you don't want to miss.

12. Peach Melba with raspberry topping is the perfect end to a hot day:

It's an easy upscale treat that's sure to impress any summer guests.
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It's an easy upscale treat that's sure to impress any summer guests.

13. These blueberry cheesecake cupcakes conceal a deep and delicious secret:

The secret is blueberry filling. And it is the patriotic surprise of the season.
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The secret is blueberry filling. And it is the patriotic surprise of the season.

14. And last, but certainly not least: Cool off with a bowl of ice cream and fruit topping.

There's just no beating this sweet frozen treat, unless you whip it into a summer shake with chocolate chips. Now that sounds berry, berry delicious.
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There's just no beating this sweet frozen treat, unless you whip it into a summer shake with chocolate chips. Now that sounds berry, berry delicious.

Beat the heat, then eat! Best of all, you can make all of these cool and fruity deserts with Duncan Hines® Comstock® Fruit Filling and Topping.