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6 Simple Spring & Summer Dessert Recipes

Now that spring is here, it seems everyone is getting together for spring events. Whether you are hosting a spring luncheon or traveling to visit with family and friends, you will love these 6 simple dessert recipes. There is no harm taking a shortcut, all of these recipes have one thing in common, they are all made using a cake mix.

Make this Strawberry Cream Angel Cake with a cake mix and recipe on Betty Crocker. It is a delicious and light dessert that everyone will have room for. Make sure to bake it in a tube pan, if you don’t have one you can order one on Amazon.

Speaking of Angel Food, this next dessert idea takes the cake to a cupcake. Your guests will love these easy to make Angel Food Cupcakes with Fresh Whipped Cream and Berries. Again, you save time by using a cake mix, click HERE for the recipe.

This next recipe is for a Pink Lemonade Cake and you can find it on the Duncan Hines website. You probably guessed, but it uses a cake mix. The candied lemons give it the perfect blend of sweet and sour. This cake has spring written all over it!

If you are having friends over for tea, this Lemon Pound Cake will pair well. Delightfully moist and filled with lemon flavor and drizzled on top with a sweet glaze. You can find the recipe HERE.

Speaking of perfect pairings, this set of four, lemon enamel plates form Pottery Barn are perfect to serve this lemony pound cake on.

This Orange and Almond Sponge Cake is refreshing and fruity and is perfect for spring and summer entertaining. The cake is topped with frozen whipped topping and toasted, sliced almonds. You can find the full recipe HERE.

This Fresh Fruit Tart starts with a lemon cake mix that makes up the easy cookie base of this refreshing spring and summer favorite. This tart is perfect for any event, the beautiful colors and fruits represent the bounty of the season. Click HERE for the recipe.