Looking for a quick and easy dessert? Here you have dessert kabobs! This is a dessert on a stick made with strawberries, marshmallows, rice krispy treats, donuts, brownies, and chocolate.
This is a simple throw together dessert that you can make for summer cookouts, parties, or family gatherings. A simple dessert that is sweet as can be.
This Dessert Kabobs Recipe Is...
- Quick and Easy
- No baking required
- Fun dessert to serve up
- Kid friendly
How to Make
Full steps on how to make these dessert kabobs are listed in the recipe card at the bottom of the post.
Put parchment paper on a baking sheet and set aside.
Then with skewers add on treats in the order you want.
Microwave your chocolate and then drizzle over the top of the skewers.
Tools For Success
You can purchase a tool for removing the stems and hulling the strawberries with ease. This is a great item if you love strawberries.
Keep your sharp knife on hand for slicing up the Rice Krispie treats or brownies if you need them to fit.
Tips for Success
Aim for even sizes of fruit and treats that way they all look to be proportion. Similar sized desserts are key.
Reach for bright colored strawberries that are ripe. If you see any white or green trim as needed to make sure you get sweet berries instead of sour.
Variations to Recipe
Consider using other fruits to place on the kabobs. From blueberries, blackberries, and even raspberries would be delicious.
Desserts on Kabob
Pick and choose what you want on the kabobs. Maybe you want cookie bites, or whole marshmallows instead of rice krispies. Feel free to change up the items you place on the kabobs.
If you are not a huge fan of chocolate consider skipping melting and drizzling with chocolate. Just leave the chocolate out of the recipe.
Common Questions about Kabobs
What are dessert kabobs?
Dessert kabobs are a type of dessert made by skewering various bite-sized pieces of sweet ingredients, such as fruit, cake, brownies, or marshmallows, onto a wooden or metal skewer.
Can I make these in advance?
You can make these dessert skewers up to 24 hours in advance. Just place each skewer on a tray and cover tightly and store in the fridge until you are ready to enjoy. Then right before serving drizzle with chocolate and serve.
Do I need wooden or metal skewers?
Either metal or wood will work for this dessert on a stick recipe. Both work great so it is a personal preference on what you would like.
Dessert Kabobs - Dessert on a Stick
- Plastic ziplock bag
- Sheet pan
- 10 strawberries stem removed and hulled
- 10 marshmallows
- 5 brownies bites
- 5 rice krispy treats prepackaged ones work perfect!
- 5 donut holes
- 2 oz Chocolate almond bark or chocolate chips
- Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
- Assemble treats on skewers in your desired order and place on the parchment paper.
- Microwave the chocolate in a ziplock bag for 30 second increments. Knead the bag with your hands between each microwave session, being careful not to burn your hands. Cut a small hole in one of the bottom corners of the bag and drizzle it on the assembled skewers
- Allow the chocolate to set on the fruits.
- Transfer on a serving platter and serve and enjoy.