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Nut and Fruited Desserts

Desserts and breads made with fresh fruits and nuts are healthier for you.
  1. Apples (38)
  2. Blueberries (6)
  3. Cherry Recipes (8)
  4. Cobblers (14)
  5. Coconut (27)
  6. Cranberries (13)
  7. Crisps (15)
  8. Fruit Salads (10)
  9. Kumquats (6)
  10. Oranges (11)
  11. Peaches (15)
  12. Peanuts and Peanut Butter (28)
  13. Raisins (22)
  14. Strawberries (18)

Orange Coffee Cake Recipe - Recipe for Orange Coffee Cake - Special Breakfast...
Orange Coffee Cake Recipe - Recipe for Orange Coffee Cake - Special Breakfast Recipe

My Favorite Desserts and Other Baked Treats Made with Nuts
I guess I'm a nutty person, because I think most of my all-time favorite desserts are made with nuts. I love all kinds of nuts. I love pecans, walnuts, almonds, macadamia nuts, peanuts and more. I love seeds too, like sunflower and sesame seeds. There's just something about that extra little crunch while eating my favorite treats. Here are just a few of my favorite desserts (and other baked trea…

Bananas Foster
Here is a recipe for Bananas Foster, a dessert from New Orleans.

Black Cherry Clafouti
Here is a recipe for Black Cherry Clafouti using a cherry liqueur like Kirsch.

Black-Cherry Clafouti
Cherry liqueur is combined with Bing cherries in this baked pudding dish.

Blackberry and Apple Crumble
Here is a recipe for Blackberry and Apple Crumble submitted by Fiona Moore in the Best Old Fashioned Baking Recipe Contest.

Blackberry Grunt
This recipe is very favorable.

Blueberries are a wonderful berry.

Cranberry - Pistachio Biscotti
This recipe for Cranberry - Pistachio is made with dried cranberries.

Crisps - Simple Desserts Served Warm from the Oven
Crisps are simple desserts served warm from the oven. Apple Crisp is probably the most popular flavor.

How to Make Fruited Yogurt
Here are the photos with instructions showing how to make fruited yogurt.

How to Puree Kumquats
Here are the directions telling how to puree kumquats.

How to Skin Hazelnuts
Use these step by step photos to learn how to skin hazelnuts.

Meringue Pie Crust
Meringue is a natural for low fat diets.

Peach Slump
You'll love the peach, nutmeg and almond flavor combination in this dish.

Plum Tart
Here is a Plum Tart recipe from The Ritz-Carlton.

Poached Pears with Raspberry Sauce
This recipe for Poached Pears with Raspberry Sauce is an easy to make simple dessert.

Salted Pecans
Here is a recipe for salted pecans.

Sautéed Plantains
Who would have thought that an "ugly banana" could taste so good?

Step By Step Instructions for Making Strawberry Hearts
Here are the step by step instructions for making strawberry hearts.

Strawberries in Ginger Cream
Strawberries in Ginger Cream is the perfect light dessert.

Strawberries are the only fruit to have its seeds on the outside.

Strawberry Freezer Jam
Strawberry Freezer Jam is a wonderful alternative to the traditional canning.

Sugared Nuts
Here is a recipe for Sugared Nuts.

Sugared Pecans
Sugared Pecans are so easy to make.

Taffy Apple Dip
I had this delicious Taffy Apple Dip at a Super Bowl Party.

The Betty, Buckle, Grunt, Pandowdy, Slump, Cobbler and the Other 3 Cs
Here are the differences between the Betty, Buckle, Grunt, Pandowdy, Slump, Cobbler and the Other 3 Cs?

Sweet and Spicy Almonds
Here's a fun snack recipe for Sweet and Spicy Almonds.

Tropical Dessert and Bread Recipes

Whenever you read a recipe or see a dessert with the word "tropical" in the name, it usually has one of the following fruits in it. It could be made with a fruit as simple as, in our part of the world anyway, a banana. Even something made with coconut doesn't seem all that exotic. How about a mango or a kumquat? Even better, ever had a durian or prickly pear? Can't forget the papayas, guavas and passion fruits either. Not to worry, most of the following recipes are made with the more commonly found tropical fruits.

Pecan Pie
This is the very best pecan pie you'll ever eat.

Double Pineapple Upside-Down Cake
Here is a recipe for a Double Pineapple Upside-Down Cake which has pineapple in and on the cake.

French Raspberry Torte
Make a French Raspberry Torte for tonight's dessert.

Cheesecake Collection
Yes, you can make the perfect cheesecake. Just follow the simple step-by-step photo instructions. You'll also find additional no-fail tips and loads of delicious cheesecake recipes on this page.

Easy Pineapple Bread Pudding
This Easy Pineapple Bread Pudding Recipe makes a simple warm dessert on a winter evening.

Hummingbird Cake
To me a Hummingbird Cake, a banana-pineapple flavored cake, is similar to a carrot cake substituting bananas for carrots.

Cooked Orange Glaze
Here is a recipe for Cooked Orange Glaze.

Raspberry Cream Pie Recipe - Recipe for Raspberry Cream Pie - Pie Recipes
Raspberry Cream Pie Recipe - Recipe for Raspberry Cream Pie - Pie Recipes

Orange Poppy Seed Cake
This Orange Poppy Seed Cake makes a delicious dessert or afternoon treat served with coffee or hot tea.

Made with Oranges
Here are several desserts and other treats made with oranges.

Orange Peel Sauce
Here is a recipe for Orange Peel Sauce, which makes the the perfect dessert sauce and/or topping.

Apple Pie
Here is a recipe for an apple pie.

Cookbook Review - Green Market Baking Book
Here is a review of the cookbook Green Market Baking Book by Laura c. Martin; it has 100 delicious recipes for naturally sweet and savory treats.

Meringue Nests with Macerated Market Berries
Thanks to Jamie Cantor of Platine, Sweets and Savories, for sharing this recipe for Meringue Nests with Macerated Market Berries.

Peach Recipes
Here are several peach recipes.

Orange Icebox Pie
Here is a recipe for Orange Icebox Pie.

Best California Raisin Pie Under The Sun
Janet Ropp from Florida won the Third Place Amateur Division California Raisin Category at the 2009 American Pie Council's Crisco National Pie Championships for this recipe for the Best California Raisin Pie Under The Sun.

Orange Pie
Here is a tasty recipe for Orange Pie, which is baked.

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies
Here is a recipe for White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies.

Pink Salad
Here is a recipe for Pink Salad, a gelatin salad made with cherry pie filling and sweetened condensed milk.

Baked Bananas
Here is a recipe made with just one ingredient - Baked Bananas.

Evaline's Banana Cream Pie
Here is a recipe for Evaline's Banana Cream Pie from American Pie by Pascale Le Draoulec.

Banana Pudding
Here is the recipe for Banana Pudding made with your own homemade vanilla pudding.

When Life Give You Lemons, You Make a Trifle?
When life give you lemons, one way to correct a baking disaster.

Rhubarb Recipes
Rhubarb is a vegetable that is eaten cooked along with sugar. Here are several recipes.

Berry Pie
Here is a recipe for Berry Pie made with a seasonal berries in a graham cracker crust.

Fruit Pies
Here are several Fruit Pie recipes.

Caramel Pecan Bars
Enjoy this recipe for Caramel Pecan Bars, which is made with whole pecans and honey.

Peg's Banana Cream Supreme Pie
Here is the recipe for Peg's Banana Cream Supreme Pie, which is the 2012 Best of Show Amateur Division, Cream category at the APC/Crisco National Pie Championships.

Grape Salad
This grape salad can be served as a salad or could easily make a light summer dessert.

Calypso Cookies
Here is a recipe for Calypso Cookies. Each bite will remind you of the tropics.

Raspberry Recipes
Here are several raspberry recipes just for you.

Nut Pancakes
Use lightly toasted nuts to get the best flavor for these pancakes.

Pavlova with Berries
If you've got extra egg whites, you can make a pavlova, similar to a meringue only gooey on the inside and crunchy on the outside.

Here is a recipe for Gorp, a great sweet and salty snack.

Brown Sugar Pecan Bars
Here is a bar cookie recipe for Brown Sugar Pecan Bars.

Old-Fashioned Fudge with Pecans

Lemon Pudding Cake
Lemon Pudding Cake is a warm, elegant and tasty dessert.

Banana Layer Cake
Enjoy Emeril's recipe for Banana Layer Cake.

Desserts Made With Fruit
Here are several recipes made with fruit.

Pecan Pie Bars

Banana Cake with Chocolate Frosting
Here's another sheet cake recipe made with bananas and oatmeal and iced with a chocolate frosting.

Lemon Mousse Napoleons with Chocolate Sauce

Absolutely Wonderful Cake
This Absolutely Wonderful Cake is a butter pecan cake made with frosting in it.

Fruit Pizza
Here is a recipe for Fruit Pizza, the perfect dessert and/or snack.

Tantalizing Tarts
Make your own tart with one of these recipes.

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