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Summer Desserts on a Stick

Published: Jun 26, 2023

Making treats in the summertime means something fun, easy and delicious. And what better way to do that than by putting your desserts on a stick? We’ve got a few Hershey-inspired takes on cake pops, kabobs, popsicles and lollipops that will make whipping up desserts this summer a breeze.

#1 Cake Pops

When you think yummy, portable desserts on a stick, you definitely think cake pops! Lucky for you, we’ve got a few recipes that are perfect for feeding any crowd of people. Our KISSES Cake Pops look just as impressive as they taste. With a HERSHEY’S KISSES Chocolate Candy in the middle of each pop, every guest will be wanting one of their own to snack on.

hersheys kisses assorted cake pops
chocolate brownie cake pops

If you’ve got some brownie lovers on the guest list, we’ve got just the recipe for you. These Chocolate Brownie Cake Pops are the perfect bite of smooth chocolate coating with rich brownie on the inside. And the best part? No one has to get chocolate on their hands while eating them!

homemade jolly rancher candy popsicles

Cool off in the sweetest way possible with Yogurt Ice Pops! This beginner-friendly recipe includes the sophisticated flavors of Greek yogurt, espresso, crushed ladyfingers and HERSHEY’S Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips. Surprise guests at your next summertime brunch with the unique and elegant flavors in this recipe.

S’mores over the fire are a summer staple, but have you ever thought of freezing that flavor? Taste the layers of marshmallow creme, graham crackers and HERSHEY’S Milk Chocolate in this refreshingly sweet Frozen S’mores Pops recipe! No need to start a campfire when you’ve got these treats to cool you down.

#3 Lollipops

Perhaps the most popular treat on a stick, lollipops are always a crowd favorite! Try a new take on rock candy with these Agate JOLLY RANCHER Lollipops. Have little ones pick out their favorite flavors of JOLLY RANCHER Hard Candies to crush up and make amazingly delicious geode-themed treats.

For even more S’mores sweetness this summer, make this recipe for S’mores Lollipops. It’s great for kids to help make, and they’ll love eating it even more. Made with HERSHEY’S Milk Chocolate Bars, it’s perfect for a backyard party like a fun BBQ or a take-home party favor from a S’mores night with friends.

agate jolly rancher lollipops
tray of hersheys smores lollipops

#4 Dessert Kabobs

Taste the delicious mash-up of flavors with another yummy treat on a stick — chocolate kabobs! We’ve got the best recipe for Brownie ’n Fruit Kabobs that are quick and easy to put together. Fresh fruit and chewy brownies are drizzled in rich melted HERSHEY’S Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips for a tasty, fondue-inspired treat. Customize this dessert by adding pieces of blondies or thick pieces of cookies instead. The possibilities are endless, so make them your own!

Celebrate the Summer

Make hanging out in the warm weather extra sweet with delicious desserts on a stick! We’ve got a handful of recipes that are fun, easy and perfect for packing up and sharing at parties.