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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.

Blondies with Chips

Blondies with Chips

Blondies with Chips

My friends and family encouraged me to enter my blonde brownie recipe in this contest. They love this pared-down version of the classic snack and never suspect that I use whole wheat flour. —Kai Kupinski of Canton, Michigan

Homemade Coconut Brownies

Homemade Coconut Brownies

Homemade Coconut Brownies

My children and grandchildren are the light of my life. I always try to have homemade cookies or brownies on hand for them when they visit. This recipe is one of their favorites. —Carol Lipp, Timber Lake, South Dakota

Potluck Apple Pie Bars

Potluck Apple Pie Bars

Potluck Apple Pie Bars

I use apple from our own apple trees to make this dessert. It's a big hit at potlucks as well as with my family.
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Mint-Filled Brownies

Mint-Filled Brownies

Mint-Filled Brownies

These delectable brownies have a creamy peppermint filling, which I sometimes tint green to create an attractive dessert. —Edith Holmes Brookfield, Massachusetts

Chewy Chocolate Brownies

Chewy Chocolate Brownies

Chewy Chocolate Brownies

Cap off lunch with this sweet treat from Michele Doucette of Stephenville, Newfoundland. These chewy and fudgey brownies are so yummy, it's hard to believe they're just 124 calories each!

Contest-Winning Pecan Caramel Bars

Contest-Winning Pecan Caramel Bars

Contest-Winning Pecan Caramel Bars

My co-workers request these sweet bars all the time, so I make sure to take some for our group lunches and at Christmastime. The butterscotch chips make them different from most pecan bars. They’re a great way to feature our Georgia pecans, and we call them irresistible!

Best Rocky Road Brownies

Best Rocky Road Brownies

Best Rocky Road Brownies

“Years ago, my girlfriend and I combined our favorite brownie recipes. With the addition of miniature marshmallows and chocolate chips, we created a chocoholic’s dream recipe—and it’s so easy to double for company." —Donna Sawatzky, Piedmont, Oklahoma

Dark Chocolate Cherry Brownies

Dark Chocolate Cherry Brownies

Dark Chocolate Cherry Brownies

“Since retirement, we’ve had to watch our calories but still like something sweet every so often. This downsized recipe helps us stay in line,” says Barbara Estabrook of Rhinelander, Wisconsin. “Sometimes I drizzle the brownies with chocolate.”

Pear Bar Cookies

Pear Bar Cookies

Pear Bar Cookies

When you're in the mood for bars that are a little bit different, bake these spiced goodies featuring mellow pears and tender coconut. The small-size batch will disappear before you know it.—Cora Dunlop, Boston Bar, British Columbia

Coconut Cherry Treats

Coconut Cherry Treats

Coconut Cherry Treats

—Margaret Multhouf, Duncan, British Columbia

Butterscotch Fudge Bars

Butterscotch Fudge Bars

Butterscotch Fudge Bars

You can't go wrong with this dessert. Everyone will savor these homemade treats. The trick is to eat just one!—Edna Hoffman, Hebron, Indiana
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