As spring is in full swing, bright colors are popping up all over the place! Summer will certainly be here soon, and with summer comes citrus fruits. Citrus fruits are always so refreshing on a hot day, especially when you’re having a celebration outside in the sun. Today, we’re bringing you a handful of great orange inspired desserts to serve at your pool party, birthday party, or even just for a simple dinner on the patio. Get your summertime event planning started with these great ideas!
Looking for a dessert that won’t weigh you down? This White Chocolate Orange Mousse is the perfect light dessert for a hot summer day.
(via Strudel and Cream)
What could be better than an Orange Cake With Italian Meringue Frosting for a night on the patio with great friends and a few drinks.
(via Chasing Delicious)
Looking for a little snack to put out at your annual summer barbecue? These Clementine Orange Dessert Balls serve as the perfect dessert snack to tide you over.
(via Chef in Disguise)
Looking for a little bit of fizz on a sunny day? Make this Orange Cake with Fruit Tingles Icing to wow your friends at the pool party.
(via Raspberri Cupcakes)
Combining fantastic, light flavors is what summer baking is all about. Make this Cinnamon, Honey, and Orange Cake for a different spin on things.
These little Almond Orange Cookies are perfect for breakfast, lunch, and dinner on a summertime Saturday. We won’t tell!
(via Eat My Cake Now)
Nothing screams citrus flavor like blood oranges. These Bitters and Blood Orange Macarons are truly a unique take on a classic treat.
(via Brave Tart)
Chocolate and orange has always been a perfect pairing. Take these Chocolate Orange Cookies to the office to make everyone’s day a little bit brighter.
(via Go Bold with Butter)
These Candied Orange and Golden Raisin Scones are perfect for a sunny brunch or an afternoon tea with friends.
(via Martha Stewart)
Forget the orange creamsicles for dessert, and serve this Orange Cream Cake to really impress your guests.
Do you have a favorite citrus dessert?