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Your Foodie Horoscope: 12 Recipes Just for Cancers

Cancers are the domestic divas of the zodiac. It's time to channel those vibes into some of our most delicious recipes.

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Skillet Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Cancers (born June 21 – July 22) tend to embrace all things domestic and comforting. Cooking up heirloom recipes like these really appeals to a Cancer’s sentimental side. So when your birthday rolls around, why not bake up a classic comfort food dessert like pineapple upside-down cake?
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Broiled Lobster Tail

Cancers are the romantics of the zodiac. They’re likely to whip up a classic date night meal like these lobster tails. Get the step-by-step guide here.
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Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream with Salted Caramel Sauce

Sometimes Cancers can seem a bit cold at first, but once you get to know them, you’ll experience genuine warmth—just like this pumpkin spice ice cream. Sure, it’s a cold treat, but those baking spices will really warm you up.
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Marinated Olive & Cheese Ring

Ever the consummate hosts, Cancers make throwing parties seem like a breeze. You’ll be welcomed warmly, offered a beverage and then directed to a beautiful table of snacks, like this one no doubt, at any Cancer shindig.
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Chicken Biscuit Potpie

Cancers crave cozy. And what’s more comforting than a classic potpie? This dish is not only delicious, but it’s representative of the water sign’s personality. The crispy exterior protects a soft, warm filling—just like a tough exterior protects a Cancer’s delicate emotions.
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Maple Butter Twists

Dear Cancers are incredibly patient and nurturing, so seeing to an all-day bake like the maple bread is no problem for them. Plus, they’ll love all the praise they get for a beautiful bread well done.
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Spaghetti Meatball Supper

Those under the Cancer sign love all things homey and comforting. This classic spaghetti and meatballs supper is just the ticket.
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Summer Salad by the Lake

Cancers crave comfort, and this nostalgia-inducing salad will bring them back to summers spent by the lake. Familiar ingredients and fresh flavors will earn this salad a regular spot on a Cancer’s plate.
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Fluffy Hot Chocolate

On a cold day, you’ll find a Cancer nestled under a cozy pile of blankets, sipping this fluffy hot chocolate. The warm, nostalgic taste is reflective of this water sign’s domestic tendencies and cravings for comfort.
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Chai Truffle Tart

Creative Cancers enjoy making every dessert a masterpiece. This pretty tart is delicious and topped with gorgeous truffles—just the thing for beauty-loving Cancers. Try these other showstopping tarts, too.
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Biscuits and Sausage Gravy

Cancers are incredibly nurturing. Left unchecked, it can feel like smothering, but when the zodiac’s crabs are feeling their best, it feels like a warm hug—or a plate of biscuits smothered in gravy.
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White Velvet Cutouts

Cancers love to show off their creative side. Cutout cookies are the perfect canvas for them to demonstrate their A+ decorating skills.

Lisa Kaminski
Lisa is an associate editor at Taste of Home where she gets to embrace her passion for baking. She pours this love of all things sweet (and sometimes savory) into Bakeable, Taste of Home's baking club. At home, you'll find her working on embroidery and other crafts.
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