No-Bake Pineapple Dream Dessert

No-Bake Pineapple Dream Dessert | DIY Joy Projects and Crafts Ideas

Image by Joanne Pimentel via Youtube


You don’t need an oven to make this yummy pineapple dream dessert by Joanne Pimentel. It”s sweet, tart, and creamy. If you want to make a delicious treat at home but don’t want to spend a lot of time in the kitchen, choose this recipe. It’s easy and quick to prepare – perfect for busy or lazy days. Make sure you try it at home. Keep on reading or watch the video below for full instructions.



For the graham cracker crust:

  • 1 1/2 cups of graham cracker crumbs (about 12 graham cracker sheets)
  • 1/3 cup of sugar
  • 1/2 cup or 1 stick of butter (melted)

For the pineapple cream:

  • 8 oz bar of cream cheese (softened)
  • 1/2 cup or 1 stick of butter (softened)
  • 1 to 2 cups of powdered sugar
  • 20 oz can of crushed pineapple (drain the juice well)
  • 8 oz container cool whip


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Step 1:

Get a large bowl and add 1 1/2 cups of graham crackers crumbs, 1/3 cup of sugar, and 1/2 cup of melted butter. Mix until well combined.

Step 2:

Transfer the crumb mixture to the bottom of a 9 by 9 baking dish. Spread evenly and press down with a spoon to form an even crust. Once done, place it inside the refrigerator while you make the pineapple cream filling.

No-Bake Pineapple Dream Dessert Recipe
Image by Joanne Pimentel via Youtube

Step 3:

In a medium mixing bowl, add 8 oz of softened cream cheese and 1/2 cup of softened butter. Mix until well combined. Next, add 1 to 2 cups of powdered sugar, then mix again.

Step 4:

Add the drained crushed apple to the cream cheese mixture and fold until well incorporated.

Step 5:

Add 8 oz of cool whip and mix until well combined.

Step 6:

Take the crust from the refrigerator. Add the cool whip cream cheese mixture into the crust and spread evenly with a spatula or the back of the spoon. Place in the refrigerator and chill for a few hours or overnight.

No-Bake Pineapple Dream Dessert Ingredients
Image by Joanne Pimentel via Youtube

Step 7:

Slice and serve chilled. Enjoy!

No-Bake Pineapple Dream Dessert

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