Share:

Country Woman Desserts

Find Country Woman Magazine desserts for a healthy addition to your meal. Get dessert recipes from our Country Woman Magazine.

Pastel Pound Cake

Pastel Pound Cake

Pastel Pound Cake

Mini tinted marshmallows create a marbled look in this Bundt-shaped pound cake from Jean Karolewicz of Elmwood Park, Illinois. It's sppecial enough to offer at a festive gathering or to slice up for a weekday snack.

Pumpkin Pie Bars

Pumpkin Pie Bars

Pumpkin Pie Bars

These bars taste like a cross between pumpkin pie and pecan pie—yum! If you can't find butter cake mix, yellow cake mix works. —Sue Draheim, Waterford, Wisconsin

Macadamia-Crusted Custards

Macadamia-Crusted Custards

Macadamia-Crusted Custards

Sized just right for a twosome, these elegant nut-crusted custards make a simple but scrumptious finale for any meal. “Best of all,” shares Anna Erickson from Terrebonne, Oregon, “they whip up in a ‘heartbeat’ for busy weeknight celebrations.”
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT

Banana Pineapple Sundaes

Banana Pineapple Sundaes

Banana Pineapple Sundaes

I have served these at a shower. No sooner did I pass out the spoons than the room was filled with oohs and aahs.—Mrs. Ruth Lee, Troy, Ontario

Bumblebee Banana Cupcakes

Bumblebee Banana Cupcakes

Bumblebee Banana Cupcakes

Make a beeline for these easy, cute-as-a-bug cupcakes that are simply irresistible. They're wonderful for school treats, kids' parties, or even outdoor summer events. —Beatrice Richard, Posen, Michigan

Licorice Caramels

Licorice Caramels

Licorice Caramels

Fans of black licorice won't be able to stop eating these gooey caramels. I appreciate their ease of preparation. —Donna Higbee, Riverton, Utah

Dried Cherry Biscotti

Dried Cherry Biscotti

Dried Cherry Biscotti

Need a holiday treat that's not overly sweet? Sharon Martin of Manistee, Michigan has an answer with her Dried Cherry Biscotti. The cherries and almonds add color and texture and a dusting of powdered sugar dress these up. CW taste testers noted these biscotti were not as hard and crunchy as some.

Cherry Angel Food Cake

Cherry Angel Food Cake

Cherry Angel Food Cake

With only 1 gram of fat but delectable flavor, this divine dessert is sure to tempt the taste buds of everyone sitting at your dinner table—whether they're watching their weight or not.—Estelle Hardin, Washington, Utah

Roasted Rosemary Fruit Topping

Roasted Rosemary Fruit Topping

Roasted Rosemary Fruit Topping

While it seems odd to combine roasted rosemary and fruit, I think you'll find the surprisingly unique flavors are perfect toppers for ice cream or frozen yogurt.

Blueberry Lemon Cake

Blueberry Lemon Cake

Blueberry Lemon Cake

“I always set aside some of my fresh-picked blueberries to make this quick and easy dessert,” says Leona Luecking, West Burlington, Iowa. Lemon flavor sparks the fruit layer and the tender cake.
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT