Whether you’re looking for desserts featuring in-season fruit or easy no-bake alternatives, these indulgent treats are sure to satisfy your sweet cravings. From Nanaimo cheesecake bars to cherry cheesecake shooters, check out top summery cheesecake recipes.
Black and Blue Cheesecake Tart
The deep purple hue of this decadent cheesecake tart is thanks to the combination of macerated blackberries and blueberries tossed with a bit of sugar. If you prefer, use raspberries or another fruit altogether to top this exquisite dessert.
Anna Olson's Fluffy Raspberry Cheesecake
For a sweet Valentine’s Day dessert, serve up Anna Olson’s mouthwatering cheesecake, a far lighter style than the New York version, topped with ruby red raspberries.
Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Bars
Tangy lemon cheesecake is bursting with fresh blueberries in these dessert bars from Tyler Florence.
Cherry Cheesecake Dip
A fun, dip-able dessert that tastes just like the real deal, this cherry-infused cheesecake dip is the perfect kid-friendly treat that adults will adore.
Individual Orange and Chocolate Cheesecakes
Super easy and adorable, these bright yellow cheesecakes can be made in a mini muffin tin for the perfect bite-size treat. If you aren’t a fan of the chocolate-orange combination, opt for vanilla wafers instead for the base.
Slow Cooker Brown Sugar Cheesecake
The gentle heat and moist environment of a slow cooker will keep this cheesecake, sweetened with the darker flavour of brown sugar, creamy and crack-free.
Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake
These easy-to-make individual cheesecakes are more like parfaits. Take some fancy martini glasses and fill each one with layers of blueberry, whipped cream, and lemon curd-flavoured cheesecake for an impressive dessert.
Mini Cheesecake Phyllo Cups
Sweeten up store-bought filo dough by baking mini phyllo shells, then filling them with a mixture of mascarpone and powdered sugar, and topping it with a homemade blueberry sauce.
Nanaimo Cheesecake Bars
The classic Canadian layered bar gets a cheesecake twist in this delicious treat that will quickly become a family favourite.
White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake
Featuring a shortbread crumble crust jam-packed with a raspberry cream cheese filling, this fruity cake will please kids and adults alike.
Canadian No-Bake Cheesecake Bars
You don’t even need to turn on the oven to whip up a batch of these no-bake desserts. A red graham cracker base and a few sprinkles make these creamy cheesecake bites celebration-worthy.
Blackberry Cheesecake Squares
Vanilla wafer crust topped with smooth, creamy cheesecake and a blackberry compote, this fruity tart is a great choice to serve for any special occasion.
Key Lime Cheesecake
This tasty melding of two beloved desserts combines the tartness of key lime pie with the creaminess of rich cheesecake. For total dessert bliss, bake your way through our most excellent cheesecake recipes.
Espresso Chocolate Cheesecakes
These chocolate-flavoured, non-dairy cheesecakes taste just like the real thing and they’re super healthy!
No Bake Cheesecake
Want all the wonderful flavours of traditional cheesecake, without all the fuss? Try this easy-to-make recipe featuring in-season strawberries.
Strawberry Cheesecake Fun Dip
This kid-friendly dessert dip will be a treat to eat by candlelight. Serve with long fondue forks and lots of fresh fruit for a little something sweet after dinner.
Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Cheesecake Pops
Smooth, creamy peanut butter cheesecake is sliced into cubes and dipped into melted chocolate before getting placed in the fridge to cool. Serve these sweet pops straight from the fridge (or freezer if saving for a few weeks).
Peanut Butter No-Bake Cheesecake
A simple graham crust is topped with a silky-smooth mixture of cream cheese, sour cream, peanut butter and confectioners’ sugar, before getting a decorative (and delicious) topping of cocoa whipped cream, peanut butter chips and chocolate sprinkles. Yum!
Raw Vanilla Cheesecake With Chocolate Almond Crust
Vegans and non-vegans alike will love this creamy cheesecake. Top with fresh berries or lemon curd for a light finish to any meal.
Healthy No-Bake Peanut Butter Cheesecake Bars
With a crunchy chocolate-graham crust and lightened-up peanut butter cheesecake topping,these no-bake bars are a dessert you can feel good about eating.
Cherry Cheesecake Pizza Pie
A combination of fruity cherry pie and creamy, decadent cheesecake, this dessert pizza is the ultimate treat after a satisfying summer meal.
Fudgy Marbled Cheesecake Brownies
Combine two favourite desserts and you’ve got yourself a winner for summer entertaining. Use a wooden skewer to create the pretty marbled effect.
Greek Yogurt Cheesecake
Greek yogurt and reduced-fat cream cheese make for a lighter and healthier cake. Flavour is still on-par, with a hint of lemon added to the cheesecake and a generous topping of homemade blueberry sauce.
No-Churn Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream
Every part of this impressive dessert is made from scratch, but it’s much easier than you think. No-churn ice cream makes for a super simple base, and the cheesecake bites are no-bake. Talk about simple yet impressive!
Summer Cheesecake Mousse
Layers of graham, cream cheese mousse and berry jam, whip up this cooling dessert in under 30 minutes, perfect for unexpected guests.
The perfect dessert to celebrate your kid’s birthday or for a fun summer meal, this stunning psychedelic cake will win over every heart (and stomach).
Cheesecake-Stuffed Banana Bread
A winning combination, banana bread and cream cheese frosting were made for each other. The sweet, caramelized banana flavour pairs perfectly with that tanginess from the cream cheese. In search of dessert bliss? Try one of our best cheesecake recipes.
Chocolate-Butterscotch Swirl Cheesecake
With its chocolate wafer crust and ultra decadent chocolate and butterscotch filling, this cake can likely serve upwards of 12 making it the perfect party treat.
Fresh Cream Cheesecake with Summer Berries
Inspired by the classic French dessert Coeur à la Crème, this has all cheesecake’s richness without the hassle of baking.