Egg Yolk Recipes

Need to use up extra egg yolks? Our recipes with egg yolks are rich and delicious, including the popular cookies made with egg yolks.

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      This Is Why Grandma Baked with Hard Boiled Egg Yolks

      Just when we thought Grandma had shared all her baking secrets, this hidden gem left us floored.

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      Best Ever Vanilla Ice Cream

      1 review

      This ice cream is technically a custard since it contains eggs. After lots of testing (and tasting), I've found that...


      French Buttercream

      1 review

      French buttercream has a custard-like texture and is great if you're going to be piping shapes or decorations. —Taste of...


      French Butter Cookies

      The Brittany region of France is known for its use of butter. These French butter cookies, also known as sable...


      Rich and Creamy Tiramisu

      Tiramisu is Italian for “pick-me-up,” and this one is definitely true to its name! My version of the classic Tuscan...

      Hazelnut Pots de Creme

      White chocolate and toasted ground hazelnuts make a heavenly combination in this rich, silky custard. Guests are sure to rave...


      Poppy Seed Egg Bread

      In Berkshire, Massachusetts, Lorraine Darocha prepares this light eggy loaf with poppy seeds throughout. "It's simple to make in the...

      Eggnog Poundcake with Custard Sauce

      6 reviews

      A flavorful blend of eggnog and nutmeg makes this cake a natural holiday favorite. It uses a convenient boxed mix...


      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...


      Cinnamon Crunch Ice Cream

      Is your ice cream feeling a little vanilla? Take the flavor up a notch with my cinnamon- and spice-enhanced recipe....


      Burnt Custard

      4 reviews

      The recipe for this smooth-as-silk custard came from a local restaurant years ago. With its broiled topping it looks pretty...

      Crisp Butter Cookies

      6 reviews

      You'll be out of the kitchen quick when you bake these cookies. The would be great to take to a...


      Silky Chocolate Pie

      3 reviews

      Chocolate makes the world go round! We have a family that loves chocolate pies, and this version with a splash...


      Eggs Benedict Brunch Braid

      4 reviews

      I make this ahead and serve it for Christmas morning breakfast. It has the ingredients of a classic eggs Benedict,...


      Eggnog Custard

      We give a twist to traditional eggnog by using it to make these individual, creamy custards.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen


      Eggplant Eggs Benedict

      Instead of ordinary scrambled eggs, make beautiful eggs Benedict. The lemon hollandaise sauce pairs well with the salmon. —Ameerah Lydick,...

      Lemony Daffodil Cake

      1 review

      The lemony yellow color of a daffodil reminds us of springtime and new beginnings. My grandma used to make this...


      Homemade Eggnog Pie

      7 reviews

      This dessert is a festive finale. It is rich and scrumptious.—Katherine Kuhlemeier, Pearl City, Illinois


      Chocolate Cream Pie

      16 reviews

      Our teenage son, John, has done lots of 4-H baking. His favorite is this old-fashioned chocolate cream pie recipe with...


      Blood Orange & Goat Cheese Galette

      I made this French galette for my mother-in-law's birthday, and it was a sensational hit. There is something about the...


      Berliner Kranz Cookies

      These wreath-shaped cookies make a great Christmas gift and a pretty presentation on a buffet table. So get ready for...


      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....


      Almond Custard Fondue

      3 reviews

      “I’ve been serving this smooth, rich dessert fondue for nearly 40 years. It’s a wonderful way to bring friends and...


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      Peanut Butter Custard Blast

      43 reviews

      "Ooey, gooey, great!" is how friends and family describe this chocolate-peanut butter dessert. I appreciate the make-ahead convenience. —Marilee Evenson,...

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      Light Eggs Benedict

      5 reviews

      This mock hollandaise sauce is smooth and creamy and much healthier than the regular version. —Rebecca Baird, Salt Lake City,...


      Eggnog-Filled Cookie Cups

      6 reviews

      My family loves the taste of eggnog, so I incorporated it into this recipe. These cookies never last long. —Melissa...


      Slim Deviled Eggs

      Lighten up everyone's favorite potluck delicacy with this sinfully delicious deviled egg. See the April/May 2012 issue of Healthy Cooking...


      Southern Banana Pudding

      9 reviews

      This is an old Southern recipe, featuring a comforting custard layered with bananas and vanilla wafers, then topped with a...


      Benedict Eggs in Pastry

      18 reviews

      Here's a new twist on an old favorite. Inside these puffy golden bundles is an omelet-like filling of eggs, ham...


      Seven-Minute Pudding

      2 reviews

      "This rich, smooth pudding couldn't be quicker to make, and it has such nice homemade flavor," promises Renee Schwebach of...