Let’s hear it for the skillet: the easy, fast and non-dirty-dish-creating way to make an impressive dessert that will win you friends and lovers. Here, eight of our favorite recipes.

Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie

Go big or go home.

Mini Skillet Funnel Cakes

Introducing the next best thing to a Ferris wheel in your backyard.

Skillet Peach Cobbler

How to satisfy your pie craving in under an hour.

SKILLET PEAR CUSTARD CAKE

Because this dessert is rustic, there’s no need to peel the pears.

EASY CHERRY SKILLET CAKE

This delicious beauty takes only 15 minutes of prep time.

CHOCOLATE SKILLET CAKE

Rich and decadent—and not pie.

STUFFED CRUST SKILLET APPLE PIE

Apples, toffee bits and pecans make beautiful music together.