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Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies

8 reviews

These chocolate peanut butter no-bake cookies bring back fond memories of my mom. They were her favorite, and she always made a batch when she knew company was coming. —Jacquie McTaggart, Independence, Iowa

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Almond-Pecan Date Truffles

2 reviews

My daughter and I came across a date candy recipe when she was learning about ancient Egypt. We changed some...


Chocolate Lebkuchen Cherry Balls

2 reviews

Here's my twist on the traditional German holiday lebkuchen—with a surprise inside. Maraschino cherries add a sweet and unexpected punch...


No-Bake Cereal Cookie Bars

1 review

We pull out all the goodies for these chewy bars, like raisins and coconut. For more color, sprinkle on the...


Easy Cinnamon Thins

When a co-worker’s husband came home from Iraq, we had a potluck for him. These cookies with coarse red sugar...

Homemade Butterfinger Bites

2 reviews

Bent on using up a stash of leftover candy corn, I decided to experiment. Turns out, if you melt it,...


South Dakota Frito Treats

15 reviews

Yep, they're made with corn chips! These salty sweets were a staple after meetings at the quilt guild I belonged...

No-Bake Cornflake Cookies

1 review

I grew up on a farm where we hand-milked cows and had plenty of milk and cream to use for...


Dipped Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

10 reviews

You’ll love to give tins of these chocolate-coated cookies to your lucky friends. The shortcut holiday recipe is almost too...


Nutty Rice Krispie Cookies

4 reviews

My mom and I used to make these treats for Christmas every year. The no-stovetop prep means the kids can...


White Almond No-Bake Cookies

2 reviews

My daughter and I like to try new recipes. We were out of chocolate chips one day, so we came...

Four Ingredient Tumbleweeds

2 reviews

With just four ingredients, these surprisingly easy clusters are guaranteed to delight both young and old alike all year round....


Sweet & Salty Peanut Butter Bites

4 reviews

My son Micah and I love peanut butter cups, so we made them into a new treat. We entered these...


S’mores No-Bake Cookies

3 reviews

There's no easier way to get that s'mores goodness in your kitchen. Mix these cookies together and chill till you're...


White Chocolate Cereal Eggs

1 review

A friend gave me this fresh take on traditional crispy treats. You can make these in bars, but they're really...


Chocolate Almond Drops

So much rich, chocolaty flavor, so little time! My trufflelike cookies are deceptively easy to make and look so elegant...

No-Bake Cookie Balls

28 reviews

I go for these quick bites when I'm short on time or don't want to turn on the oven. I...


Coconut Joys

6 reviews

If you like coconut, you’ll love these no-bake, no-fuss sweets. They are cute as can be and make a satisfying...


Easy Peanut Butter Balls

3 reviews

"These simple saucepan cookies are a snap to make," assures Marg Mitro of Grafton, Ontario. "In fact, I can whip...


M&M Pretzel Cookies

3 reviews

Kids and grown-ups alike adore these sweet and crunchy no-bake cookies. Add more candy for lovers of M&M's, or toss...


Fruity No-Bake Cookies

Keep your kitchen cool with these freezer cookies made with fruity cereal. They're extra sweet and even more fun for...


Texas Tumbleweeds

1 review

Tumbleweeds blow across the roads in some parts of Texas, and I think these cute stacks look like them. I've...


Mint Chocolate-Covered Cookies

At our house, everyone lends a hand to make these easy chocolate-covered cookies. They remind me of Thin Mints. Decorate...


Black Forest Icebox Cookies

2 reviews

These rich chocolate wafers are the perfect complement to the creamy filling's sweet-tart tones. Chill for up to four hours;...

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Frosty Orange Cream Cheese Cups

These bite-sized frozen treats will cool you down during the dog days of summer. —Roxanne Chan, Albany, California


Rosettes

7 reviews

These traditional deep-fried favorites are crisp and delicious with a delicate, lacy look. Dipping the edges into icing helps defines...


Kookie Cookies

3 reviews

"You won't be able to stop eating this sweet, salty, crunchy and chewy snack," assures Helen Bachman of Champaign, Illinois....


No-Bake Chocolate Oat Cookies

4 reviews

This is my son's all-time favorite cookie. He will share just about anything, but these are an exception...he gobbles them...


Cathedral Cookies

8 reviews

Children love the colorful marshmallows in these festive confections, which look like stained glass when they're sliced. They practically light...


Gooey Caramel-Topped Gingersnaps

1 review

Making these cookies is therapeutic for me. I often watch a movie while I put them together. I take a...