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Zucchini Walnut Cake

"What gardener doesn't have extra zucchini? When it's abundant, I shred and freeze plenty so I have it on hand to bake this moist zucchini cake recipe all year long. The cream cheese frosting is yummy, and the big panful always goes fast at picnics or potlucks." —Marie Hoyer, Hodgenville, Kentucky

Cranberry Zucchini Wedges

"I try to slip zucchini into as many dishes as possible. These cake wedges have wonderful flavour and a tender...


Rainbow Sherbet Dessert

"Macaroons, pecans and layers of fruity sherbet combine in this beautiful, special dessert. Try garnishing with fresh strawberries and just...


Cinnamon Roll Cherry Cobbler

"Red Hots and canned cherries flavour this memorable dessert from my childhood. I hadn’t had it in years, so when...


Cherry Hand Pies

"There's nothing better than a sweet, from-scratch delight like traditional cherry pie. These precious little hand pies always go fast...

Cream-Filled Cupcakes

"These moist chocolate cupcakes have a fun filling and shiny chocolate frosting that make them different from any other. They...


Chocolate Eclairs

"With creamy filling and fudgy frosting, this chocolate eclair recipe is extra special." —Jessica Campbell, Viola, Wisconsin

Quick Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

"These cookies freeze well, so it's easy to keep some on hand for last-minute munching. In summer, I often make...


Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

"I like using pretty mini muffin liners and topping these homemade peanut butter cups with coloured sprinkles to coordinate with...


Quick Cherry Turnovers

"Refrigerated crescent rolls let you make these fruit-filled pastries in a hurry. My family loves these turnovers for breakfast, but...


Lacy Brandy Snaps

"These cream-filled crisps are the perfect sweet treat. Include them on a holiday cookie platter or serve at the end...

Lemon Curd-Filled Angel Food Cake

"For a sunny angel food cake, we make a filling of mascarpone, cream cheese and lemon curd, and then drizzle...


Layered Strawberry Cream Cake

"I created this dessert one Saturday when my daughter's friends dropped in. It was a hit, and word spread through...


Triple Citrus Scones

"I love the bright and buttery flavour of these tender scones with glaze that soaks in. Serve them with a...


Carrot Cake

"My family's best carrot cake recipe dates back to my great-grandmother! We bake up a few of these carrot cakes...


Tart & Tangy Lemon Tart

"Our family adores lemon desserts. I often make this cheery tart for brunch. For extra-special events, I bake it in...

Maple Walnut Cake

"This maple-flavoured cake with candied walnuts honours my grandpa, who made maple syrup." —Lori Fee, Middlesex, New York


Apricot-Almond Tea Rings

"Apricots and almonds are the perfect pairing in this luscious iced ring. It’s a great breakfast treat to serve the...


Ganache-Topped Chocolate Cake

To say this cake is elegant would be an understatement. It’s worthy of special occasions, but once you learn how...


Cranberry Orange Scones

"Moist and scrumptious, these scones come out perfect every time. I savour the chewy dried cranberries and sweet orange glaze....


Lemon Pound Cake Loaves

"My family always asks for this love-me-tender lemon pound cake. Sometimes, I shake things up and make cupcakes with the...


Creamy Caramel Mocha

Indulge in a coffeehouse-quality drink with this caramel mocha recipe. With whipped cream and a butterscotch drizzle, this treat will...


Silky Chocolate Pie

"Chocolate makes the world go round! We have a family that loves chocolate pies, and this version with a splash...


Lemon Supreme Pie

"A friend and I often visit a local restaurant for pie and coffee. When they stopped carrying our favorite lemon...

Peanut Butter Cream Pie

"During the warm months, it's nice to have this fluffy, no-bake peanut butter pie that's a snap to make. Packed...


Cheesecake with Berry Sauce

"This creamy cheesecake is a family tradition; I've even shipped it to my daughter as a special treat. Using frozen...


Rhubarb Tart with Shortbread Crust

"Here's a perfect ending to a grilled summer meal! Between the creamy texture, the pretty colour and the buttery crust,...


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,...


Rainbow Sherbet Angel Food Cake

"Talk about a dessert that pops. Sometimes, I make this easy cake even more eye-catching by colouring the whipped cream,...


Cookie Butter Pie

"After trying Biscoff for the first time, I decided to create this no-bake cookie butter pie. You can substitute peanut...