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Mango Almond Icebox Cake

"This recipe was inspired by my friend who asked me to make a mango cake. It's easy to prepare, refreshing, light, and tastes absolutely fantastic. Strawberries can be used as well." —Rachel Simoneau, Danbury, Connecticut

Luscious Almond Cheesecake

"I received this recipe along with a set of springform pans from a cousin at my wedding shower 11 years...


Apricot Almond Torte

"This pretty cake takes a bit of time, so I like to make the layers ahead of time and assemble...


Lime & Gin Coconut Macaroons

"I took these lime and coconut macaroons to our annual cookie exchange, where we name a queen. I won the...


Homemade Mango Marshmallows

"Homemade marshmallows are much better than bagged ones. I had yummy results when I flavoured my recipe with mango nectar....

Italian Ricotta Easter Bread

"I changed our family's traditional Easter bread by adding ricotta and a few other ingredients. The almond flavouring works wonders!"...


Mocha Truffle Cheesecake

"I went through a phase when I couldn't get enough cheesecake or coffee, so I created this rich dessert. Its...

Angel Macaroons

"These chewy coconut cookies start with a boxed angel food cake mix." —Renee Schwebach, Dumont, Minnesota


Vanilla Almond Hot Cocoa

"Treat your family to this comforting, homemade cocoa as you decorate the tree or open holiday gifts. Vanilla and almond...


Black Forest Panettone Pudding

"My chocolate-cherry bread pudding uses Panettone, the holiday bread people often receive but aren't sure how to use. I make...


Yogurt & Honey Fruit Cups

"This tasty combo of fresh fruit and creamy orange-kissed yogurt is guaranteed to disappear fast." —Taste of Home Test Kitchen,...

Roasted Strawberry Sheet Cake

"My Grandma Gigi loved summer berry cakes. Almost any time I’d call her during the warmer months, she’d invite me...


Raspberry Patch Crumb Bars

"To give these fresh, fruity bars even more crunch, add a sprinkling of nuts to the yummy crumb topping. Everyone...


Bing Cherry-Amaretti Fool

"When Bing cherries are in season, I make this fruity custard-style fool. The sweet cherries and whipped cream balance perfectly...


Easy Pistachio Tube Cake

"Mixes make this light cake easy, and a fluted tube pan gets it holiday party-ready. Go for the pistachios on...


Cherry Pudding Cake

"A cross between a cake and a cobbler, this dessert is a hit whenever I make it to share at...

Snowman Cookies

Wrap these chocolate-topped snowmen in coloured tissue and place them inside holiday containers. Like real snowmen, they disappear fast!


Buttery Spritz Cookies

This tender spritz cookie recipe is very eye-catching on a Christmas cookie tray. The dough is easy to work with,...


Chocolate Reindeer Cookies

Add a touch of whimsy to your holiday spread with these chocolaty treats. They're perfect for getting little ones involved.


Holiday Cutout Cookies

The only limit to these fun cutouts is your cookie cutter collection and your imagination! If you prefer crisp cookies,...


Orange and Banana Breakfast Smoothie

Orange and banana are the perfect duo of tart and creamy for this breakfast smoothie. A touch of brown sugar...


Almond Cheesecake with Raspberries

Incorporate fresh berries into your dessert to keep the meal vibrant and light on your palette.