Baking

Few things are sweeter than homemade cookies, cakes, pies and other desserts, which is why we’ve dedicated this page to baking recipes. Discover tips, tricks, recipes and much more.

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      The Ultimate Bread Baking Guide: How to Make Bread from Scratch

       Learn how to proof yeast, knead bread dough and so much more in our bread baking guide.

      Sugar Cookies

      155 reviews

      This sugar cookie dates back to a Swedish woman born in 1877! Her daughter, Esther Davis, shared the recipe with...


      Scottish Shortbread

      71 reviews

      Scottish settlers first came to this area over 150 years ago. My mother herself was Scottish, and—as with most of...


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      70 Muffin Recipes You’ll Want to Make Again and Again

      Rise and shine! It's time for muffins. Our best muffin recipe ideas—like peanut butter-banana, blueberry cream, cinnamon doughnut and caramel...


      Creamy Caramel Flan

      63 reviews

      A small slice of this impressively rich, creamy flan dessert goes a long way. What a delightful finish for a...

      Sausage and Egg Casserole

      80 reviews

      For the perfect combination of eggs, sausage, bread and cheese, this is the dish to try. My mom and I...


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      Join Bakeable’s January Challenge: Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits

      To start 2022, we're going back to basics. Learn how to make super tender and flaky buttermilk biscuits. One bite...

      Bakeable: Your Guide to Everything Baking

      Cakes, pies, cookies, bread—we love creating homemade treats. And we’re putting a new twist on baking with Bakeable from Taste...


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      Top 10 Christmas Cookies

      Treat your family and friends to something sweet. Find the best Christmas cookie recipes for cutouts, gingerbread cookies and...


      Huckleberry Bear Claws

      Beware: Bear claws may lead to bear hugs! My family can't get enough of these quick, easy pastries made from...


      Peppermint Schnapps Hot Cocoa Snowflakes

      Mint and chocolate are perfect partners in these cutout cookies! —James Schend, Taste of Home Deputy Editor

      The Best Coffee Liqueur + 9 More Liqueurs to Bake With

      A splash of Irish cream or Kahlua can elevate your homemade treats to gourmet level. Discover the best coffee liqueur...


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      31 Old-World Italian Cookie Recipes Your Grandmother Made

      Grandma's traditional Italian cookie recipes are a family treasure. Bake up spumoni, pizzelle, biscotti and other heirlooms for the holidays...


      We Tried Christina Tosi’s Hot Chocolate Brownies

      Learn how to make hot chocolate brownies just like Christina Tosi, queen of sweet treats and nostalgic flavors.


      35 Amazing Gifts for Bakers

      Know someone who's always in the kitchen (and loves it)? Check out these amazing gifts for bakers. We...


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      Our Best Coffee Cake Recipes Ever

      Whether you like yours studded with berries, drizzled with glaze, topped with a crunchy streusel or soaked in caramel sauce,...

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      The Best Bread Recipes of 2021

      Go grab your loaf pan! We rounded up our best breads, scones, muffins and more from 2021.


      We Made This Crowd-Pleasing Recipe for “Triple Treat Holiday Bars” from 1971

      This recipe for 3-in-1 holiday bars has something for everyone!


      Grandma’s Spritz Cookies

      To make these festive classic spritz cookies, I use my grandmother's antique cookie press. I'm the only one in the...


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      36 Cozy Spiced Desserts Perfect for the Holidays

      The holidays are about cinnamon spice and all things delicious. These spiced desserts are full of all the flavors of...


      The Christmas Baking Supplies You Need for Cookies and Beyond

      Is your kitchen ready for the holidays? Make sure you've got these must-have Christmas baking supplies before you start stirring...


      Strawberries and Cream Scones

      I took a leap and veered from Mom's original shortcake recipe to create this scone recipe with cream and strawberries....


      15 Easy Bread Machine Recipes for New Bread Bakers

      Using a bread machine takes a lot of guesswork out of baking. Check out our delicious and easy bread machine...


      The Best Baking Subscription Boxes for Every Type of Baker

      Whether you want to level up your baking skills or are just stuck in a recipe rut, a baking subscription...

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      22 Essential Tart and Pie Making Tools Every Home Baker Needs

      Make pie baking easy as pie with these must-have products. With a good rolling pin, a few pans and some...


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      The Best Pecan Pie

      7 reviews

      Pecan pie is a Thanksgiving tradition in my household, and I was on a quest to create the ultimate version—the...


      18 Gourmet Baking Ingredients That’ll Upgrade Your Recipes

      Ready to level up your bakes? Snag some gourmet baking ingredients to make your go-to recipes taste even better.


      31 of the Best Gifts for Bread Bakers

      Need gifts for bread bakers? We've found tools that will take their loaves to the next level, no matter how...


      22 Gluten-Free Baking Recipes We Love

      Want to bake and stick to your gluten-free lifestyle? These gluten-free baking recipes are perfect for curbing your cravings.


      Gingerbread Amaretti Cookies

      1 review

      The classic Italian cookie gets a new gingerbread twist! Don’t overbake—they should be slightly chewy. —Tina Zaccardi, Eastchester, New York