Single Serving Dessert Recipes

Craving something sweet? Over 100 incredible, sweet and delicious single serving dessert recipes. Each dessert recipe for one is tailored to provide all the flavors you desire but without waste or leftovers.
Treating yourself to a great dessert is an indulgence that you deserve. Whether you are looking for a great way to finish a meal or satisfying a craving for something sweet, a dessert is a pleasure that you give to yourself. From the time you decide to make your dessert to when you finish the last spoonful, you have that feeling of pleasure.

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Homemade Chocolate Pudding For One

This is the BEST chocolate pudding recipe! Thick, rich, and velvety smooth, this homemade chocolate pudding will be your go-to pudding recipe. An easy to make, single serving dessert recipe.

Chocolate Avocado Tart For One

Chocolate Avocado Pie For One

A simple recipe for a Chocolate Avocado Tart made with a gluten-free crust. A rich, creamy, guilt free dessert that can be ready in minutes. Made with an avocado and cocoa powder and sweetened with a touch of melted chocolate and honey. Vegan option too!

Double Cherry Dump Cake for One

Mini Cherry Dump Cake

This Cherry Dump Cake recipe is the easiest dessert recipe in the world! Simply “dump” a jar of Maraschino Cherries and cherry pie filling in a baking dish, top with boxed cake mix, dot with butter and bake. Sinfully delicious! This mini cake is the perfect size if you are cooking for one or two.

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Vanilla Pudding For One

This rich, creamy, homemade Vanilla Pudding is a real winner! Here is an easy to make, stovetop pudding recipe delivering a wonderful single serving of vanilla pudding. Step by step video included in the recipe.

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Small Batch Chocolate Candies

Satisfy a chocolate craving with this easy chocolate candy recipe! No cooking and no thermometer needed to make this small batch of Chocolate Candy Clusters. The only ingredients needed are chocolate chips and nuts!


Small Batch Meringue Cookies

This wonderful Meringue Cookies recipe will yield 5-6 melt in your mouth meringues. It’s the perfect cookie recipe to use when you have one egg white. Crispy on the outside and wonderfully chewy in the center, they’re irresistible!

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Bread Pudding With Whiskey Sauce For Two

Easy to make bread pudding recipe made with bread, milk, eggs, sugar, and spices. This traditional New Orleans style bread pudding is topped with an incredible Whiskey Sauce. Serves 2.

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Mini Oatmeal Butterscotch Skillet Cookie

This soft and chewy mini Oatmeal Butterscotch Skillet cookie is made with butterscotch chips and oats, a classic combination! It’s baked in a small cast iron skillet and is the perfect cookie for one or two people!

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Pumpkin Pie Recipe For One

How To Make Pumpkin Pie For One – All the wonderful flavors and ingredients you’ll find in a traditional Pumpkin Pie can be found in this perfectly rich, smooth and custardy Pumpkin Pie Recipe For One!

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Small Carrot Cake

Carrot Cake For One or Two! This mini carrot cake features all of the flavors and ingredients you love in a carrot cake but in a smaller cake size. Topped with a rich and creamy cream cheese frosting, this is truly the best carrot cake recipe!

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Mini Pineapple Sheet Cake

This Pineapple Sheet Cake is filled with bits of sweet crushed pineapples and crunchy nuts. Baked in a quarter sheet pan and topped with a rich cream cheese frosting, this cake is perfect for serving just a few people.

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The Best Key Lime Pie For One

All the flavors you love in a Key Lime Pie can be found in this Key Lime Pie recipe for one! Smooth and creamy with the perfect balance of tart and sweet. Baked in a ramekin or small baking dish, this classic pie comes complete with a buttery graham cracker crust. So easy to make!

Knickerbocker Glory Recipe | One Dish Kitchen

Knickerbocker Glory Recipe

Knickerbocker Glory Recipe – scoops of ice cream, fresh fruit, whipped cream, and an easy to make raspberry sauce come together in this delicious British treat.

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No Churn Strawberry Ice Cream

Easy to make no churn strawberry ice cream recipe – this rich and creamy strawberry ice cream is the perfect ice cream recipe. No cooking and no ice cream maker needed. Filled with sweet strawberries and chocolate chunks.

Lemon Mango Pie For One | One Dish Kitchen

Lemon Mango Pie For One

Lemon Mango Pie recipe for one – with the perfect balance of tart and sweet, this Lemon Mango Pie is the perfect single serving dessert. Made with a buttery graham cracker crust and filled with a rich lemon mango custard. This easy to make treat is light, refreshing and will easily be your new favorite dessert recipe.

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Pineapple Oat Cake

This old-fashioned Pineapple Oat Cake is light and flavorful and topped with a low calorie cream cheese frosting. It’s sure to be a family favorite!

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Grilled Pound Cake With Limoncello Bananas

Use frozen pound cake to make this incredibly delicious Grilled Pound Cake! A slice of pound cake, buttered and grilled then topped with sweet grilled bananas, limoncello and a mascarpone cream. A wonderful dessert recipe made almost entirely on the grill.

Butterscotch Pudding For One |

Butterscotch Pudding For One

Homemade Butterscotch Pudding Recipe For One – rich, creamy and wonderfully indulgent! This nostalgic single serving butterscotch pudding is so easy to make and serves up the perfect amount for anyone cooking for one.

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