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    Orange Cream Chiffon Cake

    4 reviews

    Light and luscious, this sponge cake is bursting with orange flavor. It’s the perfect dessert to serve after a filling meal, or with afternoon tea or coffee.—Faith Sommers, Bangor, California

    Chocolate Lover’s Custards

    1 review

    Just one spoonful of this custard, and you’ll be hooked and request it for every special occasion. Smooth and rich...


    Tart Cherry Meringue Dessert

    1 review

    I've made this cherry dessert for years to serve at baby showers, birthday parties and other special occasions. People really...


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    Caramel Custard

    10 reviews

    My husband and I have enjoyed this simple custard recipe many times, especially after a Tex-Mex meal. In fact, I've...


    Eggnog Cake

    3 reviews

    With its moist cake layers, creamy filling and chocolate frosting, this cake appeals to all palates! -Edith Disch, Fairview Park,...

    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 Blitz Torte

    I really love baking up my mom's German torte. Don't be intimidated by this dessert—it's much easier to put together...

    Cranberry Pecan Upside-Down Cake

    1 review

    At our house, cranberries are a favorite. I made this dessert for the first time in the 1990s. It started...


    Blueberry Ripple Cake

    10 reviews

    My mother gave me this recipe some 40 years ago, and it's withstood the test of time. The blueberry-filled cake...


    Chocolate Angel Cake

    26 reviews

    When I was married in 1944, I could barely boil water. My dear mother-in-law taught me her specialty—making the lightest...


    Banana Cream Brownie Dessert

    6 reviews

    I always keep the ingredients for this extremely delicious dessert on hand because I make it quite often for potlucks...

    Contest-Winning Chocolate Angel Food Cake

    9 reviews

    When I take this different kind of angel food cake to church bake sales, it goes before I can get...


    Eggnog Logs

    10 reviews

    Meet the Cook: An older lady at church gave me this recipe. I always include these logs in holiday food...


    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...


    Cowabunga Root Beer Cupcakes

    3 reviews

    I developed these cupcakes for my daughter's first birthday and transported them using dry ice. Be careful not to freeze...


    Lemon Cupcakes with Strawberry Frosting

    5 reviews

    I sometimes call these my Triple Lemon Whammy cupcakes because they take full advantage of vibrant citrus flavor. A healthy...

    Triple-Layer Pretzel Brownies

    30 reviews

    Think of a brownie pie with a pretzel crust and peanut butter-chocolate topping. Now stop thinking about it and make...


    Thick Sugar Cookies

    9 reviews

    A bit thicker than the norm, this sugar cookie is just like one you might find at a good bakery....


    Mint Chip Ice Cream

    3 reviews

    We have a cow, so homemade ice cream is a regular dessert in our household. This creamy mint chocolate chip...


    Tiramisu Crepes

    6 reviews

    Delicate crepes, filled with creamy mascarpone cheese and laced with vanilla and a hint of coffee liqueur, always make for...


    Old-Fashioned Custard Pie

    15 reviews

    This recipe came from the best cook in West Virginia—my mother! I just added a little to her ingredients. I'm...


    Black Cat Brownie

    2 reviews

    “My Mom made this treat for me and my brother every Halloween as we were growing up, " recalls Janice...


    Butterscotch-Pecan Bread Pudding

    14 reviews

    Bread pudding fans just might hoard this yummy butterscotch version. Toppings like whipped cream and a butterscotch drizzle make this...


    Breakfast Praline Bread Pudding

    3 reviews

    Baked French toast inspired this simple make-ahead dish that’s perfect for a large holiday meal in the morning. It also...

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    Tastes Like Eggnog Cake

    3 reviews

    My holiday eggnog cake uses a convenient boxed mix and comes out perfect every time. It always gets compliments, and...


    Peanut Butter Brownie Bars

    25 reviews

    A brownie mix base makes this a simple treat that will appeal to adults and children alike. Creamy peanut butter,...


    Chip Lover’s Cupcakes

    11 reviews

    Making chocolate chip cookies is a challenge with three teenagers who are always grabbing the dough to "sample." Their love...


    Vanilla Custard Pie

    4 reviews

    My grandmother passed down this recipe to my mother, who in turn passed it down to me. Now my daughter...


    Mint Sundae Brownie Squares

    4 reviews

    “I love brownies," says Edie DeSpain of Logan, Utah, "and this recipe makes a luscious, after-dinner dessert that’s so simple...


    Contest-Winning Eggnog Pumpkin Pie

    7 reviews

    This family favorite is a combination of our favorite holiday flavors. With its flaky crust, creamy filling and crunchy topping,...