Cost per serving: 43¢
This icy treat is a perfect way to cool down on a hot day, and it only takes 10 minutes to prep! We love to make it with strawberries, but it’s just as delicious with raspberries, blackberries, blueberries or even a combination.
See recipe: Strawberry Granita
Cost per serving: $1.16
Creamy pudding and cool, fruity gelatin come together in these pretty, yummy treats. Top them off with berries for even more flavor and color. You can make the pudding up to 2 days ahead, so you can have these parfaits on the table with ease.
See recipe: Red, White and Blue Parfaits
Or try: Lightened-Up Parfaits
Cost per serving: 70¢
It’s just like serving everyone their own little peach cobbler. Top simple, buttery warm biscuits with peaches and whipped cream for a sensational dessert. It couldn’t be easier, and all for less than $1 per serving. Try it with nectarines, plums, berries, or any other summer fruit you love.
See recipe: Cornmeal Peach Shortcakes
Cost per serving: 89¢
This comforting, scrumptious cake, with its combination of juicy tart cherries and rich, buttery cake, is a slice of heaven. Plus, you can have it in the oven in 10 minutes, and it only needs a dusting of confectioner’s sugar to make it look beautiful. For less than $1 a serving, it’s a perfect summer treat.
See recipe: Tart Cherry Cake
Cost per serving: $1.14
Sip these fruity, satisfyingly slushy drinks during or after a meal for a sweet, refreshing taste of summer. The best part? They’re ready after just a few seconds in the blender.
See recipe: Watermelon Coolers