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06/15/2011 10:13 am ET Updated Aug 06, 2011

10 Summery, No-Cook Desserts

When it's hot out, turning on the oven can feel like punishment. Thankfully, you can satisfy a sweet tooth without firing up the range. Simple-yet-luscious desserts like strawberry compote, ambrosia, and syllabub showcase summer's fruity bounty and can be whipped up in a matter of minutes. For even cooler alternatives, creamy cardamom lassis and strawberry milkshakes make for refreshing after-dinner treats. Cap your meals with these ten no-cook desserts to enjoy the sweetness of summer without breaking a sweat.

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10 Summery, No-Cook Desserts