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Country Woman Desserts

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

Old-Time Custard Ice Cream

Old-Time Custard Ice Cream

Old-Time Custard Ice Cream

I think my most memorable summertime dessert for get-togethers has always been homemade ice cream. This recipe is so rich and creamy and the perfect indulgence on a hot summer afternoon. —Martha Self, Montgomery, Texas

Swedish Pecan Butter Cookies

Swedish Pecan Butter Cookies

Swedish Pecan Butter Cookies

Among our large family's Christmas Eve traditions is enjoying these delectable cookies-one of the 20 varieties my sister bakes for the holiday. They have a pleasing pecan flavor and are so buttery and delicate, they almost melt in your mouth.

Frozen Lemon Pie

Frozen Lemon Pie

Frozen Lemon Pie

With a graham cracker crust and instant pudding, this pie makes a tangy sweet dessert. For a zestier flavor, I make it with lemon pudding. Adding pink lemonade gives it a pretty color.
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Pecan Plum Cake

Pecan Plum Cake

Pecan Plum Cake

Full of fruity flavor, this moist plum cake is topped with nuts and has a homey, old-fashioned look and texture, notes Clackamas, Oregon's Betty Doane. "The recipe is quite old and was given to me by one of the best cooks I know. It's a delicious dessert served warm with whipped topping."

Boston Cream Pie with Chocolate Glaze

Boston Cream Pie with Chocolate Glaze

Boston Cream Pie with Chocolate Glaze

Convenient cake and pudding mixes help create this delectable dessert in no time.—Edwina Olson, Enid, Oklahoma

Punch Bowl Cake

Punch Bowl Cake

Punch Bowl Cake

This recipe was created when I was trying to use up leftovers. You can make it with cookies or bananas and pudding...anything goes!—Patricia Hardin, Seymour, Tennessee

Cherry Cake

Cherry Cake

Cherry Cake

This pretty pink cake is great for holidays or a little girl's birthday party.—Amy Kraemer, Hutchinson, Minnesota

Butterscotch Lunch Box Cake

Butterscotch Lunch Box Cake

Butterscotch Lunch Box Cake

This recipe has been passed around often at the school where I work as a special education aide. It's easy and turns out moist and delicious.—Sandy Gwinn, Grassy Meadows, West Virginia

Basic Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake

Basic Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake

Basic Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake

My mother used to make a simple peanut better frosting for this cake when taking it to church suppers or family picnics. My husband's favorite way to eat it is warm from the oven with a glass of milk.—Wanita Ann Aldrich, Hinsdale, New York

Gingersnaps

Gingersnaps

Gingersnaps

Her friends and neighbors in Kelso,Washington look for these old-time cookies on the goody trays Elizabeth Flatt gives out every holiday. They're great for dunking in milk, Elizabeth says, and they bring back a spicy flavor of Christmases past.

Rhubarb Berry Cheesecake Pie

Rhubarb Berry Cheesecake Pie

Rhubarb Berry Cheesecake Pie

My grandparents grew a ton of stuff in their garden, including rhubarb and strawberries. We typically baked it into pies and cobblers, but then Mom found this recipe and it became a fresh, new favorite. —LeeAnn McCue, Charlotte, North Carolina
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