19 Ways to Have Cheese for Dessert

Brie and goat cheese and cheddar and ricotta: These are a few of our favorite things. So in our never-ending quest to eat cheese for every meal, here are 19 new ways to have it for dessert.

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Some the Wiser

Peach Tarts With Goat Cheese And Honey

Whip these babies up in less than 30 minutes.

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Photo: Liz Andrew/Styling: Erin McDowell

Honey Ricotta Dip

If you end up finishing the whole bowl, we won’t judge.

Ciao Florentina

Lemon Olive Oil Cake With Mascarpone

Perfect for a summer garden party.

Eastern European Kitchen

Cottage Cheese Pancakes With Pineapple And Kiwi

Don’t let breakfast have all the fun. Eat these after dinner, too.

O&O Eats

Apple Pie With Cheddar Cheese Crust

Has there ever been a more genius idea?

The Food Charlatan

Blackberry Ricotta Pizza With Basil

A little bit sweet, a little bit savory.

Averie Cooks

Cream Cheese Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oooh, the secret ingredient to softer cookies.

A Spicy Perspective

Blintz Pancakes With Blackberry Sauce

A traditional Russian treat.

Erin McDowell

Cranberry-brie Puff-pastry Pops

If you can have just one, you’re much stronger than we are.

Homemade Interest

Lemon Cream Cheese Danish

Eat half for dessert, then save the rest for breakfast.

Chef Sheilla

No-bake Avocado Lime Cheesecake

While we’re adding cheese, let’s just go ahead and throw in some avocado, our other favorite food.

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Life is But a Dish

Peach And Burrata Crostini

Ai Made It For You

Blueberry Cream Cheese Doughnuts

OK, these are tricky to pull off, but #doughnutgoals.

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Two Peas and Their Pod

Raspberry Cream Cheese Sweet Rolls

It’s all about the swirl, people.

The Mediterranean Dish

Baked Brie With Figs, Walnuts And Pistachios

The gooier the better.

Pretty Plain Janes

Pear Mascarpone Cake

Ooh, so fancy.

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Two Peas and Their Pod

Blueberry Brie Grilled Cheese

Yep. You’re officially allowed to eat grilled cheese for dessert.

Half Baked Harvest

Lemon Sugar Crepes With Whipped Cream Cheese

We never knew a meal could make us swoon, but there’s a first time for everything.

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Lindsay Champion

Freelance Editor

From 2015-2020 Lindsay Champion held the role of Food and Wellness Director. She continues to write for PureWow as a Freelance Editor.
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