If you want to eat dessert first, you're in good company (and the right place). Our tempting dessert recipes cover every angle, from light but luscious to no-holds-barred confections, cakes and pies.
Pudding with Appeal
Make a dessert sensation of homemade custard and bananas under a posh blanket of meringue.
Fit for a Queen
Layers of freshly picked strawberries, light vanilla butter sponge cake and cream make this cake one to remember at summer gatherings.
10 Fresh Strawberry Desserts
From cobblers to cakes, juicy in-season strawberries take center stage.
Palmer House Brownies
A storied-dessert’s roots go back to the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893.
Bloggers We Love: Food On Fifth
Relish food stylist, recipe developer and blogger Teresa Blackburn lives as artistic a life in the kitchen as she does out of it. Here is an excerpt from “Food on Fifth” with an exceptionally easy and gorgeous coconut cake.
Cool Chocolate Desserts We Adore
10 dreamy chocolate recipes to keep you cool and your sweet tooth satisfied during the spring and summer months.
Shortcakes We Love
Lighten and brighten up dessert with our favorite shortcake recipes decked out in fresh fruit and colorful berries.
Cookie and Fro-Yo Pairings for Kids
You scream, I scream, we all scream for—fro-yo? That’s right. Frozen yogurt and home baked cookies are a match made in heaven.
Cupcakes, Souffles and Cakelets! Mine All Mine!
Sharing is so over-rated. Our collection of sweet desserts are served in cute just-for-me servings so you’ll never get stuck with the short stack again.
Kid-Friendly Cookie Recipes
Calling all cookie monsters! Kiddies will go crazy for our collection of grab-able, snack-able and lovable cookies.
4 Simple Sheet Cakes to Make
A collection of mix-and-bake sheet cakes to satisfy weeknight dessert cravings.
Birthday Cupcakes for Kids
Cute and creative ways to serve a collection of cupcakes in lieu of traditional cake at your child’s birthday party.
Perfect Key Lime Pie
Florida Key Lime Pie made right—light and fluffy—by beating the dickens out of eggs and sweetened condensed milk.
Cake Recipes That Make Our Hearts Flutter
Forget candy hearts—this Valentine’s Day we are head-over heels for our collection of sweetly layered cake creations!
Pastries in the City of Love
This Valentine’s Day, experience Paris as a movable feast with Susan Hochbaum’s exquisitely romantic photographs of pastries paired with prose from her new book, “Pastry Paris.”