Dessert Recipes

Nancy's Granny's Peach Ice Cream Recipe
Nancy's Granny's Peach Ice Cream Recipe

Nancy's Granny's Peach Ice Cream I encountered this ice cream nearly thirty years ago at a party. I could taste that it was something special and sought out the person making it. We have been friends ...

25 to 30 minutes about 1/2 gallon
The Best Pumpkin Pie Recipe
The Best Pumpkin Pie Recipe

The pie may be served slightly warm, chilled, or — my preference — at room temperature. Instructions_Step Mix flour, salt, and sugar in a food processor filled with steel blade. Scatter butter over dry...

2 hours 8
Raspberry Soufflé Recipe
Raspberry Soufflé Recipe

Raspberry Soufflé It's so rewarding to deliver a soufflé to guests and be greeted by appreciative oohs and aahs. This version is very easy to prepare, and with no yolks, is cholesterol-free. Make the ...

10 to 12 minutes 12
Peach Jam Recipe
Peach Jam Recipe

Peach Jam Instructions_Step Remove peach skins, then put fruit through a food chopper. Weigh, add the peach juice, bring slowly to a boil, add sugar, and over high heat stir gently but continuously t...

1 -1/4 hours 5 to 6 cups
Quiche Crust Recipe  by Mollie Katzen
Quiche Crust Recipe by Mollie Katzen

Quiche Crust This generous recipe enables you to make a nice edge on your crust, whether you're building it in a 9-inch pie pan or a 10-inch springform tart pan. Instructions_Step Place the flour and...

10 to 12 minutes a 9-inch pie pan
No-Fail French Crepes Recipe
No-Fail French Crepes Recipe

No-Fail French Crêpes From Alicia: In high school and college, in every French class I ever took, we always cooked crêpes on "culture day." They sound elegant, and they are, but elegant doesn't have to ...

15 minutes about 8 crêpes; 4
Orange-Vanilla Butter Sauce
Orange-Vanilla Butter Sauce
5 minutes about 1/3 cup

Orange-Vanilla Butter Sauce (especially good for grilled pears) Instructions_Step Warm the ingredients in a sauce pan. Instructions_Step Brush a bit of the sauce on the pears before grilling. Serve t...

Key Lime Cheesecake Pie in Coconut-Pecan
Key Lime Cheesecake Pie in Coconut-Pecan
40 minutes One 9-inch pie, 10 to 12 servings

Key Lime Cheesecake Pie in Coconut-Pecan Crust Tart and tangy, yet voluptuously creamy, this no-bake cheesecake is easy as can be. A crunchy, coconutty, pecan crumb crust ideally made in a deep, Frenc...

Fran Bigelow's Deep Chocolate Torte from the New Taste of Chocolate
Fran Bigelow's Deep Chocolate Torte from the New Taste of...
40 minutes one 9-inch torte (About 8 servings)

Fran Bigelow's Deep Chocolate Torte Fran Bigelow is the grand dame of American chocolate confection, and her shop in Seattle is a mecca for chocolate afficionados. She is famous for deluxe versions of ...

Chocolate Zebra Cake Recipe
Chocolate Zebra Cake Recipe
15 minutes 9 servings

Chocolate Zebra Cake This cake is just plain fun to make, admire, and eat. The name comes from the four thin layers of dark chocolate cake filled with white chocolate cream. Lines of dark chocolate zi...

Blueberry-Cornmeal Crumb Squares Recipe
Blueberry-Cornmeal Crumb Squares Recipe
45 to 50 minutes 16 bars

Blueberry-Cornmeal Crumb Squares This is such a wonderful recipe – a layer of fresh blueberries between a cornmeal-and-almond crust and crunchy crumbs. It's also pretty simple. The dough is divided in...

Caramel Rolls/Sticky Bun Recipe
Caramel Rolls/Sticky Bun Recipe

Caramel Rolls After an arduous week working on a travel story about Chico Hot Springs, the editorial staff from Outdoor Life magazine returned to New York City. Within 48 hours after arriving home the...

30 minutes 1 dozen
Banana Bread Recipe from Diabetic Desserts
Banana Bread Recipe from Diabetic Desserts

Banana Bread II Instructions_Step Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C). Combine flour, baking powder, cinnamon, and nutmeg in a mixing bowl. Puree eggs, oil, sugar, bananas, orange juice concentrate, an...

45 to 55 minutes 15 servings
Traditional Pastry Cream Recipe
Traditional Pastry Cream Recipe

Pastry Cream Instructions_Step Put the milk, sugar, salt, egg yolks, and cornstarch in a 2-quart saucepan. If you're using a vanilla bean, split it in half lengthwise, scrape the soft, pulpy seeds in...

10 minutes 1 cup
Sufganiyot Recipe for Children by Joan Nathan
Sufganiyot Recipe for Children by Joan Nathan

Sufganiyot The young State of Israel has created many of its own customs. One is serving jelly doughnuts at Hanukkah, which are fried in oil to symbolize the miracle of the oil that lasted for eight d...

40 minutes about 12
Summer Treat Fig Ice Cream Recipe
Summer Treat Fig Ice Cream Recipe

Summer Treat Fig Ice Cream Almost every old collection of Southern recipes I looked at had fig desserts, of which this is one. You'll want dead-ripe, juicy figs. The ice cream has no extra flavorings, ...

3 hours about 6 cups; 8
Rolled Fondant Recipe
Rolled Fondant Recipe

Rolled Fondant Instructions_Step Combine the water and gelatin and heat gently to dissolve only, about 90°F/32°C. Remove from the heat and stir in the corn syrup and glycerin, if using. Instructio...

10 minutes approximately 2 lb/907 kg
Royal Icing
Royal Icing

Royal Icing McNair. If the eggs in your area cause concern about problems with salmonella, use meringue powder in this recipe. This stiff icing is generally used for adding decorative touches to cakes...

30 to 35 minutes about 3/4 cup.