Whether it’s a case of old friends passing by the neighbourhood, last-minute RSVPs on the day of a dinner party, or perhaps the family announcing they’re coming ’round to yours tonight, if you’ve got little time to spare for putting together a delicious dessert that’s bound to impress, we’ve got you covered with desserts for last-minute entertaining.
When you have a short number of hours to do a whip-around of the house, pop to the shops and throw together a dessert, you’ve no time to fuss around with complicated recipes. What you need is a dessert that’s easy to assemble, contains few ingredients (hopefully some you already have in the pantry), and is simple and speedy to put together.
Last-minute entertaining needn’t be stressful or rushed when you have a repertoire of easy dessert options on hand. We’ve put together some of our favourite simple recipes that are perfect for last-minute entertaining (and will look like you’ve spent much longer on than you have!).
Check out these simple ideas, below, and download the Dessert Lovers 2017 Foodbook for more tempting treats to try out …
Get going with these speedy dessert recipes!
Knock up a quick batch of tangy passionfruit sauce and you’re halfway to this fruity Eton mess dessert. Pretty to present, delicious to eat and, better yet, easy to assemble.
This decadent rocky road recipe takes very little time to combine and can be popped in the fridge to set for less than an hour. Hey, presto!
With only 25 minutes’ baking time, this chewy oat slice comes together in a jiffy – using common pantry ingredients. This one’s ideal for a morning tea drop-in or an after-dinner treat.
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