40 Best Blueberry Dessert Recipes

July 1st marks the beginning of Blueberry Month and we couldn’t be happier, given these bursting with sweetness berries our one of our favorite summer fruits. There are countless recipes and dishes you can make with blueberries, including breakfast, lunch and dinner options, but nothing tops these 40 best blueberry desserts!

There are so many easy, fresh and quick blueberry dessert recipes to choose from in this list, so you’re going to want to grab an extra pint or two the next time you stock up. And considering one cup of blueberries equals the recommended daily intake of vitamin C, there are plenty of health reasons to bake with blueberries this summer. They’re also known to improve heart health, bone strength, blood pressure and help with diabetes management. But first thing’s first: what to make with blueberries.

When Are Blueberries in Season?

June through August.

What to Make With Blueberries

  • Blueberry pie
  • Blueberry crumble
  • Blueberry crisp
  • Blueberry bars
  • Blueberry jam
  • Blueberry smoothies
  • Blueberry scones
  • Blueberry muffins
  • Blueberry pancakes

Related: 50 Very Berry Recipes to Devour During Blueberry Season

Best Blueberry Dessert Recipes

From blueberry crumble and the ultimate blueberry cobbler recipe, to blueberry ice cream fresh blueberry desserts and no-bake pies, cakes and bars, we’ve included 40 of our favorite blueberry dessert recipes to try out this summer.

Have a look, pin your favorites, then head to the nearest picking patch or farmers’ market to stock up on these blue little berries before the season is up!

Blueberry Crisp

Your guests will look for this buttery treat on the dessert table every year. Don’t disappoint them… or forget the vanilla ice cream!

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Frozen Blueberry Pizza

A giant sugar cookie, a smear of ice cream and a sprinkle of fruit make for a sweet celebration of everyone’s favorite snowman from Frozenwho appears in the short Olaf’s Frozen Adventure.

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Guiltless Blueberry Cheesecake

I was recently dining out at a local restaurant that had divine blueberry cheesecake on the menu, and I knew I had to remake a lighter, healthier version. Replacing the cream cheese with the light cream cheese and adding some Greek yogurt did the trick.

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Buttermilk Blueberry Bundt Cake

The blueberries make purple spots throughout the cake and the acidity of the buttermilk contributes to the fine texture of the crumb. If the birds eat all of your blueberries too, you can make this cake with other fruits like raspberries, blackberries, or peaches.

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Lemon-Blueberry Ice Cream Sandwiches

The combination of fresh Blueberry Ice Cream with sweet and tart Lemon Cookies tastes like a beautiful summer day with every bite. Not only does this sandwich taste wonderful, but it also looks just as great.

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Lemon-Blueberry Dutch Baby

Like a giant popover, a Dutch baby emerges from the oven puffed, golden and looking spectacular, yet it’s a super-easy brunch option. Trust us, guests will grab their phones to snap this Instagram-worthy beauty!

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Gooey Blueberry Pucker Bars

What goes together just as well as peanut butter and chocolate, if not better? Blueberries and lemon! When blueberries are in season (which is the case around Labor Day so you better make them for your late summer picnic), there is no excuse not to make these.

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Blueberry-Peanut Butter Smoothie

This blueberry smoothie recipe is easy enough for kids (and dads) to make, and it supplies nutrients moms need: calcium for strong bones, fiber for a ship-shape digestive system and protein for muscle maintenance.

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Blueberry-Zucchini Bread

Both blueberries and zucchini are everywhere right now — for a great price too. Take advantage of this delicious summer bounty and make this recipe for Blueberry-Zucchini Bread.

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Blueberry-Lemon Ice Pops

The antioxidants from the blueberries in this smoothie can’t be beat, and the flavor is just perfect when you get ripe berries at the height of the season.

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Creamy Blueberry French Toast Casserole

Recipes like this are a perfect use for day old bread. Even better, you can prepare the dish up to 24 hours in advance, refrigerate, then pop it in the oven when you’re ready to bake it for an elegant, but easy, morning treat.

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Blueberry-Lemon Crunch Pie

When it’s too hot to even think about turning on the oven, no-bake desserts are the way to go. With a winning combo of blueberries and lemon in the filling and a crunchy granola crust, this creamy no-bake icebox treat is just the thing to stash in the freezer for an anytime dessert.

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