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.
Refreshing and light, this sorbet is the perfect dessert after a heavy holiday meal.
Classic Hot-Water Gingerbread
This quick gingerbread cake features a sweet and tangy Lemon-Orange Sauce.
Mississippi Cream Cheese Pound Cake
A pound cake so delicious that no one will believe how easy it is.
Grilled Apples with Parmesan Cheese and Honey
Cheese and fruit are a natural marriage, here consummated on the summer grill.
Rich. Chocolatey. Impressive. If you’ve never made your own truffles, start with this recipe.
Orange, Strawberry and Banana Parfaits
Fruity dessert or snack that substitutes gelatin cubes for ice cream.
Fresh Cherry Tart
This rustic, overstuffed tart makes enticing use of the summer’s bounty of cherries. Try it with Ranier cherries, too.