Dessert Recipes

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The Best French Macarons

French Macarons are the pinnacle of baking confectionery genius. Macarons take cookies to an unimaginable extreme of culinary perfection. Don’t confuse Macarons with the coconut cookies called “macaroons.” These almond flour cookies are made with a meringue base. When baked correctly, they have a light, crisp sugary coating surrounding a tender, chewy cookie interior.

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4 Easy Delicious Homemade Holiday Cookie Mixes

This cookie mix recipe collection is just fantastic! There are four flavor variations here in one post. Homemade mixes are easy to make and you can control the ingredients. It’s a wonderful way to bake from scratch and still enjoy the convenience of a mix.

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Classic Mile High Apple Pie

This pie recipe effortlessly combines everything we love about pies. A super buttery flaky crust that melts in your mouth and a sweet (but not-too-sweet) fresh apple filling that evokes a sense of down-home warmth and comfort.

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Summer Coconut Sheet Cake

This luscious and moist coconut sheet cake is the perfect addition to your table loaded with rich coconut flavor using coconut milk in the batter as well as the icing.

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Cake Recipes

Easy Beginner’s Sponge Cake & Boston Cream Pie

If you’ve never made a sponge cake, this is a fantastic recipe to start your baking adventure. It is also a good base in our Boston Cream Pie recipe because it doesn’t require any tricky folding or separating of eggs usually required for making a good sponge cake.

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Cookies & Bars Recipes

Pie Recipes

Classic Mile High Apple Pie

This pie recipe effortlessly combines everything we love about pies. A super buttery flaky crust that melts in your mouth and a sweet (but not-too-sweet) fresh apple filling that evokes a sense of down-home warmth and comfort.

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Spiced Cherry Cranberry Pie

This crisp flaky crust is the right contrast to the tender juicy fruit-filled center of this pie that is bursting with cherries and a handful of cranberries to add the right balance of tartness. There are hints of citrus and spice in the filling as well, adding subtle nuances of gourmet elegance.

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