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.
The Ultimate Key Lime Pie
Key Lime Pie extraordinaire David Sloan shares his favorite recipe for Key Lime Pie.
Caramel Bourbon Brownie Milkshakes
Not for the faint of heart, this mammoth milkshake calls for bourbon, ice cream and brownies.
Peanut Butter Cup Brownies
Decadently rich brownies with sunken peanut butter treasure in each piece.
Chocolate Chip Cookies with Maple and Rye
Browned butter is whisked into these cookies, flaked with maple and rye.
Apricot Ricotta Cake
Serve this rustic apricot cake after dinner with a scoop of vanilla bean ice cream.
Easy Ice Cream Sandwiches
An incredibly simple illustrated guide to making at-home ice cream sandwiches.
Vanilla Twinkie Bundt Cake
This vanilla bundt cake features a secret tunnel of Twinkie-like marshmallow filling on the inside.
Magic Peach Cobbler
As the cobbler bakes, the crust rises up through the fruit to form a cakey topping.
Dark Cherry and Amaretto Ice Cream
Peak-season black cherries play with almond amaretto liqueur in this pretty ice cream.
Blackberry and Local Honey Ice Cream
Local honey and fresh, summer blackberries are heavenly mixed in this vanilla ice cream.
Peach and Basil Ice Cream
Basil and peach make an unlikely, but absolutely delicious, summer ice cream pair.