Fire up the oven? Seriously? During a summer of record-setting highs?
The searing temperatures mean that this is high season for no-bake desserts. We’ve compiled easy recipes that don’t require you to turn on the stove, let alone the oven. In addition to the recipes, here are some simple ideas for improvising your own quick, easy and pleasing no-bake desserts:Terrific trifles:
Or for a more sophisticated trifle, grab some gingerbread or another hearty sweet bread from a bakery. Cut it into cubes, drizzle it with rum, liqueur or fruit syrup, and layer it with whipped cream and store-bought lemon curd.Cheese and honey: