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Bohemian Kolaches

"This kolache recipe was given to me by my mother-in-law, who received it from her mother! It was a standard treat in their family, made nearly every week. Now I make these kolaches for my own family for special occasions." —Maxine Hron, Quincy, Illinois

Meringue Snowballs In Custard

"My family has passed down this elegant dessert generation by generation. It started with my Russian great-grandmother, who travelled to...


Wonderful English Muffins

"When I was growing up on a farm, my mom always seemed to be making homemade bread...nothing tasted so good!...


Lacy Brandy Snaps

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


Palmiers

It takes just two ingredients to make these impressive but easy-to-do French pastries, which are often called palm leaves.

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...

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...


Decadent Chocolate Crepe Cake

"No other dessert has wowed family and friends the way this stunning crepe cake did the first time I made...


Double Nut Baklava

"It may take some time to make this rich, buttery treat, but it's well worth the effort! The blend of...

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...


Rustic Caramel Apple Tart

"Like an apple pie without the pan, this scrumptious tart has a crispy crust that cuts nicely and a yummy...


Rich and Creamy Tiramisu

"Tiramisu is Italian for 'pick-me-up,' and this one is definitely true to its name! My version of the classic Tuscan...


Rosemary & Thyme Lemon Pudding Cakes

"These simple little cakes are absolutely divine and are perfect with hot tea. Think English tea party! Your guests will...


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...

Banana Nut Bread

"This quick bread is a family favourite, so I always try to have ripe bananas on hand for this recipe....


Honey Bagels

Who has time to make from-scratch bagels? You do, with this easy recipe! The chewy golden bagels offer a hint...


Traditional Chocolate Chip Muffins

"Muffins are one of my favourite things to bake, and these are the best. I always keep some in the...


Blueberry Scones

"I love serving this blueberry scone recipe to visiting friends and family. I always make sure a have a few...


Delicious Pumpkin Bread

"An enticing aroma wafts through my house when this tender cake-like pumpkin bread is in the oven. I bake extra...


Cranberry Orange Scones

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


Mocha Morning Drink

"When I'm sipping this delicious coffee, I almost feel like I'm visiting my favourite coffeehouse." —Jill Rodriguez, Gonzales, Louisiana


Spiced Pumpkin Coffee Shakes

"The winter holidays are my favourite time of year, and this spiced pumpkin drink is one reason I love the...

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...


Meaty Spaghetti Sauce

"My homemade spaghetti sauce got rave reviews, but it was so time-consuming to make on the stovetop. My family loves...


Hot Chocolate Tiramisu

"Instead of using coffee and rum, I let cinnamon shine in this tiramisu. It's best if eaten within two days—if...


Raspberry Lemonade Concentrate

Here's a concentrate that allows you to enjoy a refreshing summer beverage any time of year. Sweet raspberries balance the...


Strawberry Cheesecake

"The creamy texture and lovely look of this strawberry cheesecake always get compliments." —L.C. Herschap, Luling, Texas


Best Lasagna

"Want to know how to make lasagna for a casual holiday meal? You can't go wrong with this deliciously rich...