Holidays & Events

It’s time to celebrate! Get inspired to go above-and-beyond with our special recipes for holidays and events that take you from appetizers to dessert.

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Michigan Cherry Japanese-Style Cheesecake

2 reviews

Michigan is known for its amazing cherries, especially the tart ones, so we have plenty of opportunities to find new...


Lingonberry-Cardamom Cake

Our family is Scandinavian, and we love using almonds, cardamom and lingonberries in desserts, as in this cardamom cake. If...


Apple Cake with Homemade Buttermilk Sauce

This apple cake with buttermilk sauce recipe is super easy. Top with spiced apples, drizzle with the warm sauce and...


Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Cheesecake

This Kentucky bourbon pecan cheesecake will wow your guests and your taste buds. Serve in spring during the Kentucky Derby...

Peanut Butter and Jelly Cheesecake

I wanted to make something based on my friend's love of peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. This cheesecake recipe has...


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Sunny Citrus Cheesecake

8 reviews

This beautiful layered cheesecake takes a bit longer to make, but the end result is so worth it! Citrus seems...

Cookie Cake

This oversized cookie cake recipe is so easy and quick that I just might make it instead of traditional cookies...


Pear Olive Oil Cake

1 review

This flavorful cake is a lovely, understated way to finish your grand meal. It doesn't take a lot of time...


Coconut-Lemon Ice Cream Cake

1 review

This lemon ice cream cake is a cool treat my family loves anytime, but we find it especially refreshing on...


Strawberry Pretzel Pie

10 reviews

This cool no-bake strawberry pie is the perfect cure for your sweet tooth, especially in summer. Made with pantry staples,...

Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake

1 review

My improved dessert combines two things I love: pumpkin and cheesecake. This better-for-you version is the perfect ending to a...


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Brown Sugar & Chocolate Swirl Cheesecake

3 reviews

Searching for a dessert superstar? This chocolate swirl cheesecake is the one that people ask for again and again. —Jeanne...


Chocolate Peppermint Cheesecake

After making some delicious dessert bars, I was determined to turn the recipe into a chocolate peppermint cheesecake. This festive...


Mint Chocolate Cheesecake

7 reviews

I created this mint chocolate cheesecake for our high school's annual fundraiser. We were told that it brought a hefty...


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Yogurt-Ricotta Cheesecake

1 review

I have always liked Italian ricotta cheesecakes, but they have too much sugar for me. I made a light version,...

Baby Swiss Appetizer Cheesecake

1 review

This beautiful cheesecake appetizer can be refrigerated up to 24 hours before serving, so it's the perfect make-ahead recipe for...


Root Vegetable Pave

5 reviews

This is a stunning side dish to serve company. The robust blend features earthy root vegetables in a lightly herbed...


Mile-High Chicken Potpie

6 reviews

Classic chicken potpie gets extra homey when it's loaded with a creamy filling and baked tall in a springform pan....


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Oma’s Apfelkuchen (Grandma’s Apple Cake)

14 reviews

My husband’s German family calls this Oma’s apfelkuchen, which translates to "Grandma’s apple cake." They’ve been sharing the recipe for...


Italian Brunch Torte

70 reviews

We always serve this impressive layered breakfast bake with a salad of mixed greens and tomato wedges. It is one...


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Baked Cranberry Pudding

4 reviews

This is an old-fashioned pudding that's a cranberry lover's delight. Serve warm topped with whipped cream for an elegant look,...


Caramel Apple Cheesecake

35 reviews

This apple cheesecake won the grand prize in an apple recipe contest. With caramel both on the bottom and over...


Maple-Nut Cheesecake

To vary this delicious cheesecake, add cherries to the top, or swirl raspberry jam throughout before it’s baked. —Wendy Paffenroth,...

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Neapolitan Cheesecake

8 reviews

This rich, creamy cheesecake is a crowd-pleasing standout. It has won first-place ribbons at numerous fairs and is my family's...


Honey Pecan Cheesecake

3 reviews

Birthdays and holidays are great times for cheesecake, and Christmas is ideal for this particular one. In our annual church...


Bittersweet Chocolate Cheesecake

2 reviews

I'm a great-grandmother, and my whole family enjoys this dessert. I received this recipe from my niece. It's very chocolaty....


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Lemon Dream Cheesecake

46 reviews

Light and creamy, this lemon cheesecake recipe is just the thing for a spring or summer day. —Bonnie Jost, Manitowoc,...


Vanilla Bean Cheesecake with Chocolate Ganache

2 reviews

This recipe is the most recent cheesecake I gave to my mother for her birthday, and we all just loved...


Easy Nutella Cheesecake

2 reviews

Creamy chocolate-hazelnut spread tops a crust made of crushed Oreo cookies to make this irresistible baked cheesecake.—Nick Iverson, Milwaukee, Wisconsin