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Bread Pudding with Sauce

This warm pudding is a traditional winter favorite, and for a good reason. The rich, cinnamony flavor is perfect for the holidays, and the decadent, buttery sauce is such an amazing complement. You can use actual rum instead of extract, just for grown-ups. —Peggy Goodrich, Enid, Oklahoma

Caramel Cheesecake

14 reviews

The gooey caramel on top really makes this cheesecake. It's definitely a family favorite. —Rena Fields, Sackets Harbor, New York


Jubilee Sundaes

2 reviews

Festive sweet and tart cherry sauce with a lemon accent dresses up ice cream or pound cake.
—Christine Frazier,...


Chocolate Mousse with Cranberry Sauce

A pretty, tart cranberry sauce complements the sweet, fudgy mousse in this outstanding dessert from Barbara Nowakowski of North Tonowanda,...


Hard Sauce

4 reviews

I remember making this sauce for my mom when I was about 8 years old. I loved the aroma and...

New Orleans Bread Pudding

6 reviews

"For an extra-special treat, try this sweet and buttery bread pudding," suggests Linda Weise of Payette, Idaho. "The cowboys we...


Over-the-Top Blueberry Bread Pudding

54 reviews

This delicious southern blueberry bread pudding boasts out-of-this-world flavor and eye appeal. You just may want to skip the main...

Sour Cream Topping

Our home economist use this sweet and tangy Sour Cream Topping to complement the Raspberry Sauce also found in Recipe...


Easy Mock Devonshire Cream

6 reviews

I always serve this tasty no-fuss cream with fresh fruit to usher in a new season. Prepare it the day...


Meringue Shells with Lemon Curd

3 reviews

We love a dazzling dessert of meringue shells filled with sunny lemon curd. It’s sweet and tart, crunchy and fluffy....


Lemon Mint Curd

I like to "dress up" ordinary recipes with my fresh, homegrown herbs. This minty lemon curd is a family favorite!...

Waffles with Peach-Berry Compote

2 reviews

This recipe was created one summer Sunday morning when I was looking for a healthier alternative to butter and maple...


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Best Ever Bread Pudding

8 reviews

The secret to incredible bread pudding with a soft middle and crisp edges starts with leftover dinner rolls. I picked...


Chocolate-Orange Cream Puffs

1 review

Here's a triple treat for chocolate lovers: chocolate cream puffs with a rich, velvety chocolate-orange filling that's topped with a...


Very Berry Peach Sauce

2 reviews

Paired with ice cream, this colorful sauce makes a special after-dinner treat in no time. “I came across this recipe,...


Grandmother’s Bread Pudding with Lemon Sauce

Comforting is the best way to describe this lovely, flavorful bread pudding. And the drizzle of tangy lemon sauce offers...

Simple Turtle Cheesecake

3 reviews

For an almost instant dessert, I spread homemade ganache and caramel sauce over pre-made cheesecake. It makes the holidays feel...


Almond Rice with Raspberry Sauce

1 review

It simply wouldn't be Christmas in our family without this old-fashioned dessert. Cool and creamy, it looks beautiful drizzled with...


Glazed Strawberry Cheesecake

2 reviews

This ruby-red showstopper has been a family favorite for more than 30 years. When I take it to potluck parties...


Cranberry Cake with Almond-Butter Sauce

8 reviews

Make room for this recipe in your collection. Tart cranberries and sweet almond glaze turn this potluck cake into something...


Fruit Crepes

These fruit-topped crepes are a great way to start the day. They taste so yummy, it's hard to believe they're...


Angel Food Cake with Berry Sauce

9 reviews

We top light and airy angel food cake with a lovely berry sauce for a heavenly dessert. The sauce can...


Easy Raspberry Sauce

8 reviews

Spoon this smooth sauce from our Test Kitchen over waffles or pancakes for a fabulous breakfast. Or try over ice...


Mini Cherry Cheesecakes

14 reviews

These little cheesecakes make a fun dessert that's just right for cooks who don't have a lot of time for...

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Steamed Carrot Pudding

1 review

This recipe, passed down from my Canadian grandmother, has been in my family for at least three generations. It's been...