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Father's Day Desserts

Here's how to be really sweet for dad— make him one of these favorite brownie, cookie, cake, pie or other dessert recipes this holiday.

Apple Pizza

Apple Pizza

Apple Pizza

Pizza is a favorite at our house, so when I had some apples to use up, I started searching for an apple pizza recipe. I tailored this one to fit my family’s tastes. —Brenda Mowrey, Taylors, South Carolina

Lightened-Up Fudgy Brownies

Lightened-Up Fudgy Brownies

Lightened-Up Fudgy Brownies

Almond extract enhances these chocolaty treats without adding calories. “These lightened brownies are fudgy and delicious–no one will realize they’re lower in fat,” says Margaret Wilson of Hemet, California.

Pizza for Dessert

Pizza for Dessert

Pizza for Dessert

At first glance, people might think this colorful "pizza" is a savory snack. But truth comes in the tasting! Kids get a kick out of the fun candy toppings.—Sandy Gibbons, Ocean Park, Washington
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Grilled Pound Cake with Berries

Grilled Pound Cake with Berries

Grilled Pound Cake with Berries

The toasty flavor of lightly grilled pound cake makes it the perfect accompaniment for summertime berries. Lemon-kissed whipping cream is a delightful finishing touch. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Tuxedo Frosted Brownies

Tuxedo Frosted Brownies

Tuxedo Frosted Brownies

I grew up on a farm and always liked to help my mother in the kitchen, even at a young age, especially when it came to making desserts. When we're planning to serve refreshments at one of our social meetings, I'm often asked to make these brownies. —Edith Amburn, Mount Airy, North Carolina

Caramel Butter-Pecan Bars for a Crowd

Caramel Butter-Pecan Bars for a Crowd

Caramel Butter-Pecan Bars for a Crowd

These melt-in-your-mouth bars from Mary Jean Hlavac in McFarland, Wisconsin are simply to die for. They go together in 10 minutes, and even though the chocolate layer takes time to harden (think make-ahead convenience), these treats are definitely worth the wait.

Semisweet Chocolate Chips Blondies

Semisweet Chocolate Chips Blondies

Semisweet Chocolate Chips Blondies

These cookies were my brothers' and my favorite when we were growing up...now they are popular with my three youngsters.

5-Ingredient Chocolate Caramel Bars

5-Ingredient Chocolate Caramel Bars

5-Ingredient Chocolate Caramel Bars

Even after tasting some wonderful European chocolates, this is still my favorite chocolate recipe. It would by selfish not to share it with other chocolate lovers!

Chocolate Almond Crumble Bars

Chocolate Almond Crumble Bars

Chocolate Almond Crumble Bars

This is my own recipe, one I created in a hurry when guests were coming and chocolate chips and condensed milk were just about all I had in my baking cupboard!

Applesauce Brownies

Applesauce Brownies

Applesauce Brownies

These moist, cinnamon-flavored brownies are quite easy to make. The recipe can also be doubled and baked in a jelly roll pan. My husband and I live on a farm in central Nebraska and have two grown daughters.

Pecan Sour Cream Cake

Pecan Sour Cream Cake

Pecan Sour Cream Cake

There's a surprise inside this tender cake from Rachel Yoder of Middlebury, Indiana: a sweet streusel filling. And the pretty drizzled icing has a pleasing touch of cinnamon instead of the usual vanilla.
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