Sure, pots, pans and cookie sheets sure do come in handy, but the one thing you absolutely need to have is a cast iron skillet. Forget about your tiny cookies on your cookie sheet, get a giant, deep dish cookie of your dreams. From cookies to pies and everything in between, you can make just about any dessert in a cast iron skillet. Check out these 15 delicious skillet dessert recipes and get ready to drool.
Chocolate Peanut Butter Skillet Cookie
There's just something about chocolate and peanut butter together that seriously can make your world go 'round. This chocolate cookie is stuffed with mini peanut butter cups and topped with chocolate chips, melted peanut butter and even more peanut butter cups. We're drooling over this recipe! Check out Gimme Some Oven for the recipe!
Skillet Carrot Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting
If you're anything like us, you love carrot cake, but it seems to always be put on the back burner compared to its chocolatier counterpart. This skillet recipe makes a moist and decadent carrot cake and when it's topped with cream cheese frosting, it's out of this world. You'll always have your carrot cake fix with this recipe around. Thank you Uproot Kitchen for the recipe!
Banana, Walnut And Chocolate Cookie Cake
This cookie cake is packed full of bananas, walnuts and chocolate chips for a delicious dessert. Whether you're serving it in slices at a dinner party or indulging all your own, this fully loaded cookie cake is a must try. Thank you Joy the Baker for the recipe!
Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie
This big chocolate chip cookie is topped with chocolate, caramel and ice cream for a delicious night-time dessert. We just have to warn you though, you will definitely not want to share this cookie with anyone else. Check out Damn Delicious for the recipe!
Giant Cinnamon Roll
Okay, okay, okay, this recipe is a definite game changer. Whether you want to make it for a sweet dessert or an even better breakfast, this giant cinnamon roll will steal the show. Your canned cinnamon rolls don't have anything on this big boy. Check out Heather's French Press for the recipe!
Skillet Sugar Cookie
Your kids will love this skillet sugar cookie! Don't forget to fix in M&Ms and sprinkles for optimal color along with the sugar high. Thank you Munchkin Munchies for the recipe!
Deep Dish Apple Pie Pizza
If you like apple pie and pizza, then this recipe may be for you. No, no it's not an apple pizza, but it is a delicious, deep dish crusted, warm apple pie. And what's not to love about that?! Thank you Brown Sugar for the recipe!
This recipe deserves some major brownie points. All jokes aside, once you try making brownies in a skillet, you'll never go back to your pans again. The best part? You can let your inner creativity sore since the topping possibilities are endless. Check out My Baking Addiction for the recipe.
If you love s'mores as much as the rest of us, you should probably whip up this delicious dip right now. The gooey chocolate and marshmallow dip is a sweet treat for any night of the week. Use graham crackers as your dipper for the ultimate s'mores effect. Find the recipe here.
Blueberry Dutch Baby Pancake
Whether you choose to whip up this Dutch pancake for breakfast or dessert, you definitely won't be disappointed. The perfectly golden crust melts in your mouth and the decadent blueberries add an amazing flavor. Thank you Always With Butter for the recipe!
Caramelized Peach And White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookie Skillet Pie
Just look at how delicious this warm skillet pie looks! The hearty oatmeal cookie is good in itself, but add caramelized peaches and white chocolate and you won't know what hit your tastebuds! Check out Half Baked Harvest for the recipe!
Gooey Butter Strawberry Shortcake
You have to try this gooey butter strawberry shortcake. This sweet cake and tart strawberries make for the perfect combination. And you can't forget a huge helping of whipped cream! Check out Willow Bird Baking for the recipe!
Skillet Monster Pizookie
Game over. This skillet monster pizookie wins hands down. Filled with everything you could imagine and topped with even more sweet goodies, this recipe is a sweet dessert everyone will love. Thank you Chelsea's Messy Apron for the recipe!
Skillet Cherry Pie
Cherry pie is a classic dessert that many love. But have you ever had it in a skillet? You'll never want to go without a slice of this cherry pie again. Thank you Foodie Crush for this delicious recipe!
Skillet Apple Crisp
Every fall season needs a skillet apple crisp (or two, or three.) Made with oats, pecans, apples and many spices, this apple crisp is one you have to try! What better way to use up all of those freshly picked apples?! Check out Brown Eyed Baker for the recipe.