10 Desserts with 5 Ingredients (Or Less!)

11/07/2011 10:30 am ET | Updated Jan 07, 2012

Dessert can be so ... complicated. Don't get us wrong -- we love our layer cakes, pastries and pies over here -- but as simple weeknight desserts, they can be daunting tasks.

Here, then, are 10 delicious, dinner-party worthy desserts -- including ice creams, tarts and puddings -- that are five ingredients or less. Because sometimes you just want some dessert, without all that fuss. Brought to you by the spirited home cooks' community at Food52.

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10 Desserts with 5 Ingredients (Or Less!)