Gluten-Free Summer Dessert Recipes

A collection of some of our favorite warm weather GF dessert recipes

We hope you'll find the perfect gluten-free summer dessert recipes in our collection of gluten-free shortcakes, pies, brownies, cakes, cobblers and crisps.

  • 01 of 09
    Gluten-Free Strawberry Shortcake Recipe Teri Gruss
    Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free Strawberry Shortcake Recipe. Photo 2011 © Teri Lee Gruss

    Gluten-Free Strawberry Shortcake is made with a simple gluten-free cake recipe, drenched with juicy summer-fresh strawberries.

  • 02 of 09
    Gluten-Free Key Lime Pie Recipe Teri Gruss
    Gluten-Free Key Lime Pie. istockphoto

    This wildly popular pie originated in the Florida Keys in the mid-19th century. Our gluten-free version of Key Lime Pie tastes identical to the original, thanks to gluten-free graham crackers!

  • 03 of 09

    Gluten-Free Peach Blueberry Tart

    Gluten-Free Peach Blueberry Tart Recipe Teri Gruss
    Gluten Free Peach Blueberry Tart Recipe. Photo 2011 (c) Teri Gruss

    Add a scoop of fresh vanilla ice cream to a slice of Gluten-Free Peach Blueberry Tart for a real summer treat.

  • 04 of 09
    Gluten-Free Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe Teri Gruss
    Gluten Free Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe. Photo 2011 © Teri Lee Gruss

    A softly-peaked meringue crown makes this pie as much fun to look at as it is to eat. Use a tart pan with a removable bottom for a lovely fluted edge and for easier serving.

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  • 05 of 09

    Gluten-Free Frozen Strawberry Pie

    Gluten-Free Frozen Strawberry Yogurt Pie Recipe Teri Gruss
    Gluten-Free Frozen Strawberry Yogurt Pie. 2011 (c) Teri Lee Gruss

    Make Gluten-Free Frozen Strawberry Pie several days in advance and keep it in the freezer -- a real convenience when you're planning a summer gathering!

  • 06 of 09
    Gluten-Free Apple Pie Recipe Teri Gruss
    Gluten Free Apple Pie Recipe. Image = istockphotos

    This classic, old-fashioned recipe is a perennial favorite at my house, especially on the 4th of July.

  • 07 of 09
    Gluten-Free Carrot Cake Recipe Teri Gruss
    Gluten-Free Carrot Cake. istockphotos

    This is one of our most popular gluten-free cake recipes.

  • 08 of 09
    Gluten-Free Homemade Brownie Mix Recipe Teri Gruss
    Gluten-Free Homemade Brownie Mix Brownies. 2011 © Teri Lee Gruss

    Keep a batch of this easy, fudgey good gluten-free brownie mix on hand for those last-minute times you need a fast gluten-free dessert for cookouts, camp outs and casual summer get-togethers.

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  • 09 of 09
    Gluten-Free Frozen Key Lime Pie Recipe Teri Gruss
    Frozen Key Lime Pie with Gluten-Free Graham Cracker Crust. © 2011 Teri Lee Gruss, licensed to About.com, Inc.

    .This recipe for gluten-free frozen Key Lime pie is deliciously refreshing and can be prepared ahead of time and held wrapped in the freezer until ready to serve