You have Mother’s Day gifts and Mother’s Day cards. You picked out movies to watch with mom. What’s left? How about Mother’s Day desserts. It’s only right to give the mother figures in your life as sweet a treat as they have been for you.
Luckily for you, TikTok has several delicious recipes described in videos just 60 seconds long so you can figure out exactly which Mother’s Day treat is the best without endless scrolling. Whether you’re ready to bake from scratch (try the Blueberry Lemon Ricotta Donuts below) or prefer a no-bake option (like a Lemon Blackberry Cheesecake), FoodTok has the dessert. for you.
Challenge yourself in the kitchen with creme brulee or keep it simple with a cannoli dip the whole family can enjoy. For a dairy-free recipe, try peach dumplings as a new spin on peach cobbler. If mom needs a vegan option, cotton candy raisin sorbet is perfect. Whatever your palette, a dessert is a perfect way to end the evening.
Make one of these Mother’s Day desserts below.
Blueberry Lemon Ricotta Donuts
These tangy yet sweet donuts are the perfect treat for your Mother’s Day menu. The donut recipe is deliciously simple to bake, and the whipped ricotta topping will add a velvety finish to this treat.
Ready for a more delicate recipe? This creme brulee is sure to impress. Don’t worry, no blowtorch is needed for these creams because this TikTok recipe has found a home cooking friendly alternative. Treat yourself and relax at the end of a long Mother’s Day.
This dessert is a mixture of delicious characteristics. Puff pastry phyllo, sweet orange blossom syrup and hazelnut pistachio filling combine to create an unforgettable dessert. The nut mixture adds some spices to balance out the sweet syrup. Warning: Your hands could get dirty while eating this treat.
Banana Pudding Tiramisu
A new twist on a classic. Substitute ladyfingers for espresso-dipped Nilla cookies, then add mascarpone pudding and bananas. This recipe elevates your typical banana pudding into something a little more unexpected.
Peach season is right around the corner and these peach ravioli are to die for. They’re also so simple to make, with an easy sweet cinnamon filling, fresh peaches and croissants. Let the fruit be the star of this dish.
Strawberries stuffed with cheesecake
FoodTok also brings you strawberry ideas for Mother’s Day. Avoid store-bought chocolate covered strawberries. Instead, opt for these strawberries with cheesecake topping and graham cracker topping for a creamy dessert. If you really miss chocolate, do not hesitate to finish them with a drizzle of chocolate.
Grilled peaches and pound cake
As May kicks off summer, bring back the grilled fruit with this dessert. Grilled peaches and vanilla ice cream are a perfect pairing (and feel free to swap with nectarines if peaches aren’t your thing).
Mini apple pies
These individual apple pies are a fun recipe to cook as a family. This TikTok recipe suggests getting creative with the design of the pastry on the top of the pie, so writing “I love you mom” in the pie crust could be a cute way to end the day.