Dessert Sauce & Topping Recipes

Drizzle, sprinkle and drool over our dessert sauce and topping recipes. Perfect for ice cream sundaes and rounding out your favorite desserts!

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Bourbon Whipped Cream

Take your favorite pie, ice cream and cake to the next level with a dollop of bourbon whipped cream. Or try a dollop on hot chocolate or Irish coffee. —Peggy Woodward, Shullsburg, Wisconsin

Air-Fryer Pecan Strawberry Rhubarb Cobbler

Chock-full of berries and rhubarb, this pretty cobbler is the perfect finale for a dinner for two. Both the pecans...


Salted Caramel Sauce

Rich and delicious, this salted caramel sauce is the perfect blend of sweet, salty and creamy all in one. I...


Bread Pudding with Sauce

This warm pudding is a traditional winter favorite, and for a good reason. The rich, cinnamony flavor is perfect for...


Butter Pecan Syrup

3 reviews

My family loves butter pecan anything, and this recipe is perfect over vanilla ice cream, cake or waffles. It's a...

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Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream with Salted Caramel Sauce

2 reviews

Truthfully, I want those cozy flavors of Thanksgiving throughout the year. This ice cream has just the right balance of...


Easy Rhubarb Sauce

8 reviews

Celebrate spring with the sweet-tart taste of rhubarb in this simple sauce. I enjoy it on toast, English muffins and...

Black Forest Crepes

1 review

These fancy-looking crepes are a sweet ending to a special-occasion meal. Lisa Tanner of Warner Robins, Georgia fills them with...


Sticky Toffee Pudding

Wow your guests with their own mini cake-like dessert. This super moist treat is topped with a warm brown sugar...


Coconut Cheesecake & Rhubarb Compote

3 reviews

I took my daughter’s love of cheesecake plus my mom’s love of coconut and rhubarb and ran with it. Try...


Persimmon Pudding

1 review

When a group of ladies and I served this cake-like dessert for a church get-together, it was an instant hit....

Christmas Pudding with Brandy Sauce

We developed this classic Christmas pudding that's served with a caramel brandy sauce. Packed with fruits, nuts and spices, it's...


Quick Bananas Foster

1 review

Guests are always impressed when I ignite the rum in this delicious bananas Foster dessert. Use perfectly ripe bananas for...


French Toasted Buns

3 reviews

"Being a frugal mom, I feed my family creative foods on a budget," writes Sharon Strouse from Millersburg, Ohio. "This...


Chocolate Zucchini Cake with Custard Sauce

24 reviews

The minute I can get my hands on zucchini, I start making this light and luscious cake. For years it...


Fudge Sauce

With a little help from Teresa's mix and your stovetop, you can stir up this homemade sauce in no time....

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Strawberry Cheesecake

18 reviews

The creamy texture and lovely look of this strawberry cheesecake always get compliments. —L.C. Herschap, Luling, Texas


Pear-Pecan Crisp with Lemon Sauce

1 review

"Pear-adise on a plate" is a great way to describe this fruity crisp. A lovely lemon custard sauce tastefully tops...


Blueberry Buckle with Lemon Sauce

9 reviews

This recipe is a family favorite, served warm as dessert, plain or with a scoop of ice cream. My family...


Hot Fudge Sauce

5 reviews

"The big chocolate flavor of this heavenly sauce over ice cream and a brownie is sure to satisfy the craving...


Cinnamon Dip

1 review

This creamy dip can be prepared the night before and chilled. Serve with apple wedges or an assortment of cookies...


Apple Tube Cake

10 reviews

I love this apple bundt cake recipe because the cake has a thin, crunchy crust and a soft, delicious inside....


Peanut Butter Parfaits

3 reviews

NOW THAT our nest holds only two of us, I've had to develop many dishes for two.
My husband...


Lime-Raspberry Pie with Coconut Cream

During my family trips to Florida, I've had Key lime pie from many restaurants, and each one is different. I...

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Orange Caramel Ice Cream Sauce

We added a touch of orange extract to a creamy caramel sauce to make a rich homemade ice cream topping....


Buckwheat Brunch Crepes

My husband and I enjoy these delicious crepes with sweet berry sauce and cream on Saturday mornings or even at...


Cantaloupe A La Mode

This special dessert is a refreshing finale to a warm-weather meal. —Nancy Walker, Granite City, Illinois


Cinnamon-Spiced Bananas

8 reviews

The whole family will love this special treat that uses the microwave so it’s ready in a flash. Plus, it’s...


Poached Pears with Vanilla Sauce

1 review

This dessert is a great ending to a special-occasion meal. Whole pears are lightly spiced and chilled, then served with...


Bananas Foster Sundaes

12 reviews

I have wonderful memories of eating bananas Foster in New Orleans, and as a dietitian, wanted to find a healthier...