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    Strawberry Buttermilk Skillet Shortcake

    5 reviews

    This scratch-made strawberry buttermilk cake is a family favorite. The recipe is over 100 years old, and I remember my grandma making it. We still carry on the family tradition by making this old-fashioned recipe each summer. —Claudia Lamascolo, Melbourne, Florida

    Chocolate Lebkuchen Cherry Balls

    1 review

    Here's my twist on the traditional German holiday lebkuchen—with a surprise inside. Maraschino cherries add a sweet and unexpected punch...


    Cherry Chip Scones

    22 reviews

    These buttery scones dotted with dried cherries and vanilla chips are so sweet and flaky that I sometimes serve them...


    Mocha Macaroon Cookies

    5 reviews

    This is definitely a grown-up version of an old favorite. The combination of chocolate, coffee and cinnamon are unbelievable. For...


    Decadent Dark Chocolate Granola

    Our three active sons gave this great granola the thumbs up all around. The recipe is versatile, so you can...

    Apple-of-Your-Eye Cheesecake

    21 reviews

    My most-often-requested dessert, this exquisite cheesecake with apples, caramel and pecans wins me more compliments than anything else I make....


    Peppered Filets with Cherry Port Sauce for 2

    I like to serve my peppery beef steaks with a light vegetable side dish. You can substitute dried cranberries for...

    Chocolate & Peanut Butter Pudding Pie with Bananas

    7 reviews

    I created this pie in tribute to Elvis, who was my favorite entertainer, and to Hershey, Pennsylvania, the town where...


    Angel Berry Trifle

    34 reviews

    I usually serve this berry trifle in summer when fresh berries are bountiful, but I recently prepared it with frozen...


    Raspberry-Lemon Pie

    2 reviews

    This pretty, refreshing pie is easy to prepare and made in advance—so it’s perfect for a party or unexpected guests....


    Strawberry Cheesecake Mousse

    4 reviews

    Indulge your sweet tooth with this refreshing berry dessert. I've been making it for years. It's like a no-bake cheesecake...

    Crimson Cranberry Punch

    This refreshing punch only calls for three ingredients so you can whip it up at a moment's notice. I rely...


    Strawberry Brownie Bombe

    2 reviews

    Meet the Cook: A friend and I dreamed up this recipe. We use it to entertain and for special family...


    Strawberry Nut Roll

    1 review

    The oldest of seven children, I did a lot of cooking and baking while I was growing up. Desserts like...


    Valentine Berries and Cream

    6 reviews

    Everyone was so impressed with this scrumptious filled chocolate heart served at a banquet held by our adult Sunday school...


    Raspberry White Chocolate Mousse

    1 review

    Raspberry sauce is an appealing base for this fluffy white chocolate mousse. The treasured treat is surprisingly easy and a...

    Strawberry Peach Melba

    1 review

    I get "oohs" and "aahs" when setting out this cool, fruity dessert. It combines my three all-time favorites-peaches, strawberries and...


    Tangy Strawberry Slush

    When temperatures rise, cool things down with this ice-cold fruity slush. Keep some in the freezer for when guests pop...


    Raspberry Key Lime Crepes

    1 review

    Key lime juice turns cream cheese into the refreshing filling for these berry crepes. Sometimes, I even pipe the sweet...


    Chocolate-Coconut Angel Cupcakes

    1 review

    My guests are never satisfied with just one of these, but that's OK because they are so light. The meringue-like...


    Berry Rhubarb Fool

    5 reviews

    A "fool" is a British dessert that's usually made with custard. This is a modified, quicker version I created. My...


    Contest-Winning Raspberry Ribbon Pie

    It's fun to go out as a family and pick raspberries to make my mother-in-law's pie recipe. We always freeze...


    Chocolate Dessert with Raspberry Sauce

    My family never turns down this dessert. I make it for special occasions—anniversaries and birthdays, for example—and Sunday meals, too.


    Chocolate Strawberry Torte

    9 reviews

    The gorgeous torte combines two great ingredients—chocolate and strawberries. —Paula Magnus, Republic, Washington

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    Cherry Brie Tossed Salad

    9 reviews

    Draped in a light vinaigrette and sprinkled with almonds, this pretty salad is a variation of a recipe that's been...


    Caramelized Grapefruit Salad

    3 reviews

    Grapefruit segments are treated to a slight caramelization in a hot skillet just before topping this colorful salad. It’s finished...


    White Chocolate Lime Mousse Cake

    3 reviews

    The line at the dessert table convinced me this cake was a winner when I served it at a party....


    Gorgonzola & Cranberry Cheese Ball

    28 reviews

    A cheese ball is a classic appetizer to take to any gathering, and it's so easy to make. This version,...


    Tossed Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

    2 reviews

    "I often take this dressed-up Caesar salad to church functions or family reunions. Its interesting blend of flavors is a...


    Dipped Cherry Cookies

    26 reviews

    Our seven children and four grandkids voted this festive, flavorful cookie a “keeper.” We gave a batch to our mail...