Whether you have volunteered or were voluntold, taking on the task of a bridal shower can be both fun and stressful. We’re here to help make this process a little bit easier and help you throw a beautiful bridal shower.
We’ve compiled a list of some of the most charming dessert recipes and ideas that will not only satisfy the sweet tooth of the bridal shower guests but will seriously impress the bride to be too! Looking for more ideas on how to make an unforgettable bridal shower? We’ve got you covered with these Elegant Recipes For A Breath-Taking Bridal Shower.
We’re starting off with a stunning idea that combines two popular desserts, cheesecake and parfait, into one delectable dessert. The intricate layers will capture everyone’s attention and the flavor will have them wanting more.
What sets this cheesecake recipe apart from the rest, is that it’s a no-bake recipe. Build the layers in a 2-ounce shot glass to create the perfect single-sized portions.
https://www.pookspantry.com/no-bake-blueberry-lemon-cheesecake-parfaits/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: POOK’S PANTRY
Cinnamon buns are delicious but if you’re looking to get a little creative with your dessert table be sure to make these cinnamon bun pops. They’re insanely easy to make because instead of making buns from scratch, you’ll use store-bought refrigerated cinnamon buns.
Follow the tutorial to discover how a simple can of cinnamon buns and lollipop sticks can come together to create this lovely treat. Display them on a styrofoam block or in a clear jar – your choice!
http://www.forkly.com/recipes/super-simple-mini-cinnamon-bun-pops/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: FORKLY
Another no-bake recipe is here to steal the spotlight. It’s booming in flavor and luscious texture that will intrigue every guest.
This simple recipe has a short list of ingredients and comes together in 15 minutes. Keep in mind the parfaits will need to set in the fridge for at least 4 hours so you may want to prepare these the day before the shower. Finally, serve with a dollop of whipped cream.
https://aromaticessence.co/2018/10/03/banana-pudding-parfait/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: AROMATIC ESSENCE
While you’re popping bottles in celebration of the bride to be why not indulge in a delicious champagne cupcake! These enticing cupcakes are infused with champagne in not only the cupcake batter but the buttercream frosting too.
They’re rich in flavor, moist in texture and surely won’t disappoint! Finish the cupcakes with a dash of sparkling sugar on top!
https://www.littlesweetbaker.com/champagne-cupcakes-champagne-buttercream/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: LITTLE SWEET BAKER
Does the idea of baking a dessert scare you? Don’t feel intimidated because there’s an easy solution for that!
Instead of baking a dessert, pick up store-bought cupcakes and add these glittery bridal cupcake toppers. This set comes with 36 assorted bridal designs, that will work wonderfully with your other the shower decorations.
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Why not share a truly decadent dessert and blow away the bride to be. Surprisingly, this lovely cheesecake is prepared in the Instant Pot. This popular kitchen gadget transforms a traditionally labor-intensive dessert into one that is quick and easy!
The cheesecake starts with a simple Oreo cookie crust and is topped with luscious chocolate. We chose to decorate our’s with chocolate dipped strawberries but you can add, sprinkles, chocolate shavings, candy, or anything you want!
http://www.forkly.com/recipes/instant-pot-oreo-crust-chocolate-cheesecake/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: FORKLY
Instead of preparing a dessert platter, take those same ingredients and transform them into fun dessert kabobs! Dessert on a stick is perfectly portioned for each guest.
These kabobs are layered with bite-sized brownies, Rice Krispies squares, marshmallows, cream puffs, and strawberries. Make this dessert as simple or as complicated as you want by either making the brownies and Rice Krispie squares from scratch or purchasing them from the store.
https://lilluna.com/dessert-kabobs/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: LIL’ LUNA
Fragrant lemon bars will certainly brighten up your dessert table. This refreshing dessert starts with a delicious shortbread crust and is accompanied by a tangy filling.
The bars are naturally flavored with fresh lemon juice and lemon zest. Finish the bars by dusting them with powdered sugar.
http://chocolatewithgrace.com/perfect-lemon-bars/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: CHOCOLATE WITH GRACE
Nanaimo bars are a Canadian favorite and if you haven’t had one before prepare to be amazed! They’ll quickly become a crowd favorite and everyone will be begging you for the recipe.
These bars require 3 layers, however, rest assured it will come together quickly! They’re seriously decadent and you’ll watch them disappear quickly.
https://www.theendlessmeal.com/the-best-canadian-nanaimo-bars/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: THE ENDLESS MEAL
Apple pie just got a serious upgrade. The guests would surely enjoy an ordinary apple pie but they’re seriously going to go crazy for these salted caramel apple pie bars!
These delightful bars are made with 3 different layers. First, you’ll make a shortbread crust, followed by an apple filling and then finish the bars with a streusel. In addition to the bars, you’ll also be provided with a recipe to create a homemade salted caramel sauce.
https://sallysbakingaddiction.com/salted-caramel-apple-pie-bars/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: SALLY’S BAKING ADDITION
Cake pops are great for any special occasion! However, these confetti cake pops are worth celebrating. They’re insanely easy to make and require 4 simple ingredients.
The cake pops are made from strawberry boxed cake mix and vanilla frosting. They’re later dipped in melted white candy melts and decorated with rainbow sprinkles!
https://www.lifestylewithleah.com/recipe/confetti-pops/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: LIFESTYLE WITH LEAH
You could pick up a couple of dozen donuts from your local bakery but recipes like this prove it’s just as easy to make yourself! These delicious donuts are baked in the oven and topped with a homemade chocolate glaze.
It’s important to note you’ll need a donut cake pan to form the perfect donut shape. The bride to be will truly love these homemade delights!
https://www.simplystacie.net/2014/03/cake-donuts-chocolate-glaze/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: SIMPLY STACIE
Donut bars are one of the biggest trends, especially with bridal showers and weddings. This tutorial will prove how you can create your own donut wall effortlessly.
With a few materials such as a peg board and wooden dowels, you can have your own donut wall made in no time! Display your homemade or store-bought donuts using this wall. It will seriously be the center of attention, aside from the bride to be, of course!
http://twinkletwinklelittleparty.com/diy-donut-wall/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: TWINKLE TWINKLE LITTLE PARTY
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