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Category: Desserts
Alice Waters' Apple Tart

A simple, delicious dessert by the lovely and talented Chef Alice Waters.

Almond Butter Quinoa Blondies

People won’t even notice that these almond butter chocolate chip quinoa blondies are a gluten-free dessert recipe.


Almond Crescents

This is a delicious German cookie called "Mandel Halbmonde."

Almond Pancakes with Cherry Sauce

Delicious wheat-free pancakes with a lovely cherry pie-like sauce.

Apple Cake Bars

This is great potluck dessert or treat for child's classroom.

Apple Cinnamon Bread Pudding

Quick and easy way to use up stale bread and old apples.

Apple Strudel

Try this classic German pastry made with phyllo dough. It's so good it will not last an hour!

Apple Tart Tatin

This is an easy but elegant French dessert.

Avocado Brownies

Brownies are a perfect place to slip in some creamy avocado. In place of some of the butter, avocado adds creaminess with more nutrients and fewer calories.

Balsamic Strawberries

A unique way to serve this sweet, juicy fruit. Enjoy this dish as is or with ice cream.

Banana Crumb Cake

A perfect treat with your afternoon cup of tea.

Berry Cobbler

The classic cobbler is a perfect vehicle for your  berries. If you don’t have time to fuss with a pie crust, this is a good alternative.

Blueberry Crisp

Classic, but flavored with fresh lemon...delish.

Blueberry Lemon Cake

Try this moist, lemony cake when you want a sinfully delicious, vegan treat.

Caramel Apple Galette

A rustic, easy dessert that everyone will love.

Caramel Apples

Caramel apples are easy to make and even more fun to eat!

Carrot Cake

This is a very good vegan carrot cake, moist and flavorful.

Cashew Cream

This sinfully rich and smooth "cream" will satisfy any sweet tooth and goes great as a topping for pie, fruit crisp, fruit compotes, etc.

Chocolate Banana Bread Pudding

Can you imagine a better combination than chocolate, bread, and bananas? Didn't think so.

Chocolate Beet Brownies

Delicious...the beets incorporate well and you can't really taste them.

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Cookies

A great way to sneak in some veggies. These cookies are moist and delicious.

Chocolate Coconut Squares

A lovely, much better version of Mounds candy bar!

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

Is there any treat more delicious, easy, or romantic than chocolate strawberries? No!

Chocolate Ganache Tart

You won't believe how delicious this is!

Chocolate Ginger Brownies

Brownies take on a delicious zing with the addition of fresh ginger.

Chocolate Pear Cake

Fragrant fall pears meet the irresistible flavor of chocolate in this easy and delicious pear dessert. Dust the top with a little powdered sugar, slice and serve!

Chocolate Pumpkin Truffles

These chocolate indulgences are surprisingly easy to make. Perfect for the holidays or any special occasion.

Chocolate Sesame Cookies

From Grocer's Daughter Chocolate in Empire, Michigan

Chocolate Strawberry Fool

Talk about easy! Try this dessert when you want something scrumptious but simple.

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

This a nice potluck cake recipe. It will go fast!

Chunky Apple Walnut Cake

A deliciously moist, autumn cake, with just a touch of brandy, celebrating the bounty of local apples.

Cinnamon Stars

Also known as Zimtsterne, these German Christmas cookies are light and delicious.

Coconut Blueberry Pudding

A delicious dairy-free fruit pudding made with creamy coconut.

Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies are denser and not as sweet as cookies made with wheat flour. Delicious though.

Coconut Oil Brownies

Coconut oil is wonderful for baking cookies and brownies.

Coconut Rice Pudding with Rhubarb Sauce

Wonderful creamy pudding that goes great with tart rhubarb sauce.

Compote of Dried Fruits with Cashew Cream

This is an elegant, healthy dessert. The velvety sweetness of the fruit is complemented by the delicate creaminess of the cashew topping.

Cranberry Apple Crisp

A terrific fall or winter dessert right here folks.

Cranberry Pumpkin Bread

Two holiday stand-by ingredients go hand in hand in this moist, spiced quick bread. Perfect for afternoon tea.

Crispy Quinoa Fruit Nut Bars

This is a delcious alternative to marshmallow-laced Rice Crispy treats. Kids will love these. Great for an after school snack.

Crispy Rice Treats

A classic childhood treat made with natural marshmallows.

Crockpot Apple Sauce

Very easy way to make apple sauce.

Dairy-Free Coconut Rice Pudding

This pudding is sinfully rich and creamy, perfect for those who are dairy intolerant.

Date Pistachio Balls

These sweet and simple no-bake dessert bites are a delicious addition to holiday cheese or cookie trays.

Double Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

If you love chocolate and zucchini, this recipe is for you.

Fresh Berry Tart with Toasted Nut Crust

A lovely tart utilizing fresh summer berries.

Fruit and Nut Chocolate Bark

This is an easy, elegant treat. Fun to make with children.

Fruit Crisp

An easy, classic dessert. Vary the fruit and spices to your liking.

Gingerbread Cookies

Full of molasses and spicy goodness.

Gingerbread House

Make a decorated gingerbread house with your kids!

Gluten Free Brownies

Easy and delicious!

Gluten Free Ginger Bread with Lemon Icing

A cookie recipe gone awry yielded these delicious, gingery, moist bars. It pays to experiment in the kitchen!

Gluten Free Mini Cherry Clafoutis

A very nice, small treat that's easy to make.

Gluten-free Brownies

These scrumptious brownies are made with almond meal. Frost them if you like but they won't last that long!

Good For You Cookies

This cookie is a delicious alternative to cookies made with wheat flour. Good for vegans too.

Gretl's Chocolate Marble Pound Cake

The combination of extracts in this recipe give this cake a unique and delicious tootsie roll flavor. This is an Austrian-Style Gugelhupf recipe. Gugelhupf is a popular Austrian dessert, and a classic for afternoon teas and Sunday breakfasts, at home or in Vienna’s coffeehouses.

Hot Chocolate Pudding Cake

This is a super easy, decadent dessert. Use high quality chocolate for best results.

Hungarian Keifles

This is a traditional Hungarian cookie made with a yeast dough


Kutya is a sweet grain pudding, traditionally served in Ukraine at Christmas.

Lemon Cakes with Strawberries and Cream

Ah...summertime and strawberries. What could be better?

Luscious Lemon Cheesecake

This is a lighter cheesecake made with cottage cheese instead of cream cheese.

Mini Apple Pies

When you want just a tiny little apple pie!

Molten Chocolate Cake

These cakes are easy and to die for!

No Bake Peach and Cherry Crumble

Quick and easy summer dessert featuring fresh stone fruit.

Nutty Thumbprint Cookies

A delicious, nutty and, satisfying cookie that's not too sweet and vegan to boot!

Outrageous Brownies

Ultra chocolatey brownies with a hint of coffee

Paleo Flourless Chocolate Cake

Incredibly easy and sinfully delicious. Use the best quality chocolate for optimum flavor.

Paleo Zucchini Brownies
Peanut Banana Bread

Bananas and peanut butter are an awesome combination in this quickbread.

Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut butter deliciousness without wheat.

Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Brownies

A great twist on brownies, especially for lovers of chocolate and peanut butter.

Perfect Pie Crust

Making pie crust from scratch may seem daunting but this recipe will ensure a great crust.

Pineapple Raspberry Napoleon

A refreshing, summery twist on a classic dessert. No baking required.

Poached Pears with Chocolate Sauce

An elegant, easy fall or winter dessert.

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies are a little fragile but quite delicious for being vegan and gluten-free.

Pumpkin Custard

Don’t feel like bothering to make a pumpkin pie with a crust? Then just make the filling and forget the crust!

Pumpkin Pie with Lemon

This is a good basic pumpkin pie with the addition of lemon, which complements the sweetness nicely.

Raspberry Coulis

Coulis is just a fancy word for a beautiful and versatile fruit sauce. You can serve it with ice cream, sorbet, chocolate cake, cheesecake, etc.

Raspberry Crisp

A divinely sweet way to use summer's gem of a fruit, the raspberry.

Raw Avocado Key Lime Pie

Incredibly delicious and refreshing dessert made from all raw ingredients.

Raw Cashew “Cheesecake” with Fresh Berries

This is a wonderfulm "creamy" vegan dessert served with seasonal fresh berries.

Raw Chocolate Brownies

You would not think these are raw, they are so delicious!

Raw Chocolate Icing

This tastes amazingly close to traditional icing, maybe even better!

Rhubarb Bars

These bars taste so good they won't last long!

Rhubarb Bars

This recipe is easy and uses an 8" pan so it doesn't make too much.

Rhubarb Kitchen Cake

Like your grandmother used to make...

Rhubarb Strawberry Upside Down Cake

Easy, beautiful spring cake using fresh rhubarb.

Rhubarb Yogurt Tart
Roasted Maple Pears with Spiced Syrup and Whipped Cream

Delicious and fast winter dessert.

Rosemary Toasted Macadamia Shortbread Cookies

Rosemary is a lovely, surprising addition to this shortbread.


A traditional Jewish pastry or cookie, delightful with a cup of tea.

Rustic Rhubarb Strawberry Tart

A lovely, fruity spring dessert, just enough for two people. There will be no leftovers.

Rye Chocolate Crumb Cake

This cake is good for people who don't tolerate wheat flour well.

Skinny Strawberry Shortcake Bites

A vegan gluten-free treat that tastes like strawberry shortcake!

Spiced Winter Squash Bread

This is a moist, flavorful bread that makes use of winter squash. Choose a denser squash such as butternut, hubbard, fairy, or buttercup.

Strawberries with Chocolate Cinnamon Dipping Sauce

This is a very easy chocolate sauce that is perfect for luscious ripe strawberries.

Strawberries with Vanilla Cardamom Pudding

Unique flavoring in this pudding that goes well with berries or tropical fruits.

Strawberry Clafouti

Clafouti is a baked French flan-like dessert traditionally made with cherries, but any berry or fruit will work well.

Strawberry Lemon Ricotta Cookies

These cookies have more of a cake-like consistency and are best eaten the day they are made.

Strawberry Pie

A fresh summer treat everyone will love

Summer Fruit Streusel Cake

This is wonderful summer cake for a potluck, easy and delish.

Tangerine Ricotta Bars

When glorious tangerines appear in the produce section, buy a bag and make these bars. The creamy ricotta filling is laced with fragrant tangerine zest and tangy juice for a lively winter dessert.

Triple Ginger Cookies

These cookies are marvelously gingery.

Two Ingredient Chocolate Pudding

Chocolate dessert for two doesn't get any easier than this!

Two Ingredient Dark Chocolate Truffles

Super easy truffle recipes yet tastes gourmet.

Vanilla Pear Almond Frangipane Tart

An elegant holiday dessert

Vegan Apple Bar

Delicious fall treat for vegans. Can also be made with eggs and butter.

Vegan Caramel Apple Dip

A delicious, creamy raw dip for apples.

Vegan Chocolate Pie with Strawberries

This is incredibly good!

Vegan Chocolate Pudding

Smooth and creamy chocolate pudding!

Vegan Pumpkin Pie

A luscious pumpkin pie without the egg or dairy.

Warm Bananas with Chocolate

Talk about easy. Bananas, chocolate and ice cream...what could be better?

World's Healthiest Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies are moist, delicious, and chewy. Chocolate chip cookie connoiseurs will love them!

Zucchini Banana Flaxseed Muffins

These muffins are delicious,  nutritious, and filling.

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