Countdown to Memorial Day: Summer-Ready Sweets

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Mini Lemon Meringue Tarts

Pass around these tangy tarts for a treat guests can enjoy in two bites.
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Vanilla Bean Roasted Peaches

Make use of summer's succulent fruits with peaches drizzled in a sweet syrup. Serve with cold ice cream and raspberries for a decadent delight.
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Key Lime Cupcakes

These cupcakes (with a creamy lime juice-infused center) turn the classic cake into snack-sized sweets.
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Pink Grapefruit-Tarragon Sorbet

These sweet sorbet pops are enhanced with a hint of tarragon, making them a refreshing treat on a hot summer's day.
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Ice Cream Sandwiches

Serve these homemade sweet sandwiches on a stick to make them easier to eat.

Cold ice cream, citrusy cupcakes, and fresh fruit make for delicious desserts come summertime. See our slideshow for easy-to-eat treats that’ll make your Memorial Day soiree a little bit sweeter.

What’s your favorite summer dessert?

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