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Desserts/Baking: Most Popular Articles

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The Perfect Bacardi Rum Cake Recipe
Here is the famous Bacardi Rum Cake recipe. This extremely moist cake is one of the most popular cake recipes on this website.
Crockpot Chocolate Peanut Clusters
I make these Chocolate-Peanut Clusters for the holidays and for funerals. Funerals, you say? Well, there is just something about that chocolate-salt combination that can be a big comfort during a time of sadness.
How to Make White Trash, a Sweet Party Snack
White Trash is a fun sweet snack recipe to take to any party. It's made with white chocolate and various cereals, pretzels and nuts.
How to Make Linzer Cookies
Here are the simple steps in making linzer cookies, a double layer cookie with a filling.
Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Fudge - Gluten...
Three ingredient peanut butter fudge is not only simple to make but it is tasty too.
How to Print Recipes From About.com
Here are the directions for printing a recipe without ads and making the font larger.
Make Dreamy Marshmallow Creme Fudge with This...
Everyone just loved this recipe for Marshmallow Creme Fudge.
You Can Make This Basic Yellow Cake From Scratch
Everyone will enjoy this basic yellow cake recipe. It's very similar to what Brit's call a sponge cake. It's got holes and a firmer texture.
Layered Linzer Cookies - A Christmas Favorite
Linzer Cookies are traditional served with other Christmas cookies. Want a green filling to go with the red? Don't forget there's mint jelly.
Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge
Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge is made with only 4 ingredients.
Homemade Edible Gifts
Here is a list of homemade edible gifts perfect for Christmas or at any other gift-giving time.
The Only Sugar Cookie Recipe You'll Ever Need
Here is a recipe for the very best sugar cookies you'll ever make.
Neapolitan Cookies - Christmas Cookies
Here is a recipe for Neapolitan Cookies. They make great Christmas cookies.
15-Minute Recipe for Cream Cheese Glaze
Here is a recipe for Cream Cheese Glaze, which goes perfectly on a Pumpkin Bundt Cake. It would also work on any chocolate or red velvet cake.
Peanut Butter Balls
Peanut Butter Balls literally melt in your mouth.
Christmas Cakes
Here are several Christmas cakes that are perfect for any holiday celebration.
Canning Jar Cakes - The Perfect Homemade Gift
Canning Jar Cakes make the most wonderful homemade gifts. Make them today with these instructions.
How to Make Brownie Bites with Any Brownie Recipe
Here are the directions for making brownie bites.
Sweet and Salty White Chocolate Covered Pretzels
Here is a sweet and salty snack recipe for White Chocolate-Covered Pretzels perfect for your next party.
How to Make Colored Popcorn: A 10-Step Photo...
Here are the instructions for how to make colored popcorn with step by step photo instructions.
Vintage 7UP Pound Cake
Everyone loves the lemony flavor of 7-UP pound cake.
Christmas Cookies
Here is a list of some of the most popular Christmas Cookies.
A Handy Guide to Baking Times and Pan Sizes
Here's are the times for baking different sized cake pans. This is so useful when converting recipes from layer cakes to sheet cakes and vice versa.
How to Make Chocolate Peanut Clusters
Here are the step by step photo instructions for making chocolate peanut clusters in the crockpot.
Your 10-Step Picture Guide to Basic Cake Making
Here are the instructions for Basic Cake Making.
Step-by-Step Recipe for Amish Friendship Bread
Here are the recipe and directions that go with a bag of starter to make Friendship Bread.
Extremely Easy Fudge
Not only is it Extremely Easy Fudge, but it only has 4 ingredients too.
11 Desserts You Can Make with Sweetened...
Here are several dessert and sweet treat recipes that call for the use of sweetened condensed milk as an ingredient.
Make Homemade Plain Cake Doughnuts with This...
This recipe for Plain Cake Doughnuts will satisfy everyone's craving for homemade doughnuts. When you make them yourself, they taste so much better than you can get them anywhere else.
A Scrumptious Recipe for Making Banana Bread in...
What could be easier than making your Banana Bread in the Bread Machine? The hardest part of the recipe is waiting for the bread to be done.
Julekake - A Norwegian Christmas Bread
Julekake, a Norwegian Christmas bread, is my family's favorite.
Whip Up Yummy French Toast With This Basic Recipe
Everyone has a simple way to make French Toast. This is the easiest way I can find to make Basic French Toast.
Your Comprehensive Guide to 2014 Girl Scout...
Here is a complete list of Girl Scout Cookies. Page 2.
Thumbprint Cookies
Here is a recipe for Thumbprint Cookies which the center is filled with jam.
Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth With This Easy Banana...
Here is the recipe for a banana split.
Limoncello Cake with Marscarpone Frosting
Enjoy this lemon-flavored cake and frosting. The mascarpone helps make the frosting really creamy
How to Make Amish Friendship Bread Starter
Here is the recipe for Amish Friendship Bread Starter, which is used to make Friendship Bread.
Jazz Up Your Cake Mix with These 7 Ideas
Cake mixes are a great time saver in our busy lifestyles. Use these simple cake ideas to convert your favorite cake recipe into a cake-mix-recipe.
Your Ultimate Brownie Recipe
The Ultimate Brownie is my absolute favorite brownie.
Tiramisu Ice Cream Cake
Who thought that Tiramisu could get any better? Well, it just did. This Tiramisu is made with ice cream. Anything with ice cream is better in my book. Thanks to Nescafé Dolce Gusto for sharing this recipe.
9-Step Picture Guide for Frosting a Cake...
Here are the step by step photo instructions for icing a cake with frosting.
Freezing and Baking Cookie Dough
Here are the simple instructions for freezing cookie dough.
All You Need to Know about Baking with Bundt...
Bundt Cakes (and breads) are made in beautifully shaped Bundt® Pans made by NordiWare®. You will find baking tips and great recipes in this article.
A Super-Simple Recipe for Scrumptious Sugar...
Here is the best sugar cookie recipe you'll ever try. Page 3.
Pig Pickin' Cake Recipe: A Mandarin Orange...
Here is a recipe for a three-layer Pig Pickin' Cake a.k.a. Mandarin Orange Cake that is typically served at a southern barbecue.
Butter Cookies
Here is a recipe for Spritz Butter Cookies which is made with a cookie press, and is very popular at Christmas.
Barking Crackers
Barking Crackers is a simple candy made with soda crackers.
Quick Peanut Butter Fudge
Quick Peanut Butter Fudge is a non-cooked fudge.
Basic Trifle Recipe
Here are the suggested ingredients to create your own basic trifle.
All About Biscotti
Biscotti, twice baked Italian cookies, are very easy to make. Learn how to make biscotti with step by step photo instructions and several different recipes.
Handy Baking Conversions for Your Favorite...
Use this chart to take any cookie dough and convert it into drop cookies, bar cookies, cookie pizzas and more.
The Legend of the Candy Cane
Here is the Legend of the Candy Cane.
Easy Pumpkin Dump Cake Recipe
Here is a new Thanksgiving dessert recipe for Pumpkin Dump Cake.
How to Zest and Juice a Lemon with Step By Step...
Learn how to zest and juice a lemon with these step by step photo instructions.
Cake Gallery
Here a Cake Gallery filled with photos of cakes and cake pictures. Please enjoy these photos of cakes.
How Can You Make Cake Flour If You Run Out?
Here are the simple directions for making cake flour.
10 Must-Try Brownie Recipes to Satisfy Any...
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Handy Tips for Preparing, Storing, and Baking...
Here are the basic types of cookies like drop, icebox, rolled and bar. Page 3.
Simple Steps for Making Sugar Cookies
Here are the step by step directions, including photos, for making sugar cookies or anyother type of roll-out cookies.
Coconut Bon Bons
Coconut Bon Bons are made with only 5 ingredients.
Here is a very simple recipe for Macaroons.
Complete Dessert Recipe and Article Index from...
Here is the complete Desserts and Baking recipe and article index from Angel Food Cake to Zucchini.
M&M's Christmas Story
Here is the M&M's Christmas Story.
Make the Perfect Buttercream Frosting With Just...
Here is a recipe for Buttercream Icing and/or Buttercream Frosting.
Cake Mix Cookies
Instead of flour and sugar, these cookies are made with a cake mix.
Make the Ultimate Vanilla-Frosted Cinnamon Roll...
Here is the recipe for the Ultimate Cinnamon Roll.
How to Whip Cream in Less Than 15 Minutes
Here are the simple directions showing how to whip cream.
Make Banana Bread in Your Crock-Pot with This...
Here is a recipe for banana bread that is made in the crockpot.
Easy Chocolate Truffles
Easy Chocolate Truffles are made with 3 ingredients and optional coatings.
Sugared Nuts
Here is a recipe for Sugared Nuts.
A Chocaholic's Dream: The Ultimate Chocolate...
Here is a recipe for the best chocolate cake - Chocolate Fudge Cake.
Salted Pecans
Here is a recipe for salted pecans.
Limoncello Bundt Cake
Here is a recipe for Limoncello Bundt Cake.
How Many Cake Slices Will You Get from a Cake?
Here is a chart with the amount of servings per size of cake.
27 Essential Tips for Cake Baking
Here are several tips for preparing a basic cake recipe.
Easy Boozy Brownies with Bourbon and Rum
I make this recipe for Boozy Brownies at least once a year for Miss Arlene's birthday.
Your 6-Step Picture Guide to Making Buttercream...
Here are the step by step instructions for making buttercream frosting.
Oatmeal Cookies
Here is a recipe for Oatmeal Cookies that are just like Mom's.
3-Layer Italian Cream Cake with Cream Cheese...
This fabulous homemade cake is moist and made with toasted pecans and coconut flakes, and and is easy to refrigerate if there are any leftovers.
Whip Up Cheese Danishes in a Flash with This...
This recipe for Cheese Danish starts with already-made crescent roll dough.
Kourambiethes is a wonderful Greek cookie covered in powdered sugar.
Pecan Tassies
Here is a recipe for Pecan Tassies, a popular Christmas cookie.
A Super-Easy Recipe for 3-Layer Key Lime Cake
Here's a recipe for Key Lime Cake, one of many key lime recipes.
Mailing Cookies and Other Baked Goods
Here are some tips and hints for Mailing Cookies and Other Baked Goods.
How to Make Pineapple Angel Food Cake
Angel food cakes are naturally low in fat. This Pineapple Angel Food Cake is made special with the addition of pineapple.
How to Make Fabulous Blondies
Here is a brownie recipe for Blondies.
Graham Cracker Almond Candy
This Graham Cracker Almond Candy is addicting.
Gourmet Chocolate Clusters - Gluten Free
Here is a recipe for Gourmet Chocolate Covered Nuts, which is made in the crockpot.
A Baker's Guide to Cake Decorating Frosting...
Here are several tips for basic cake decorating and the basic icing recipe.
Baklava is a great Greek pastry made with honey, nuts and filo dough.
Simple Steps for Making Delicious Biscotti
Here are the step by step photos showing how to make delicious biscotti. They are much easier to make than you think.
Candy Making Chart
Here is a Candy Making Chart which gives the correct temperatures and textures necessary to make great confectioneries.
Using a Cookie Press with Step by Step Photo...
Here are the step by step instructions for making cookies using a cookie press. Page 5.
Fresh Lemon Pound Cake
Here is the recipe for Fresh Lemon Pound Cake, a from-scratch Bundt and Pound Cake recipe.
How to Make Miniature Tart Shells or Tartlets
Here are the step by step photo instructions in how to make miniature tart shells.
Cinnamon Bundt Cake
Here is a recipe for Cinnamon Bundt Cake.
Haystacks a.k.a. Chocolate Spiders
Haystacks are made with only 3 ingredients and looks just like Chocolate Spiders.
Outstanding Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese...
Red Velvet Cake is my husband's favorite birthday cake.
Three Ingredient Shortbread
Here is a recipe for Three Ingredient Shortbread.
6 Lesson to Becoming an Expert Cake Baker
Welcome to the online course in How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons.
10 Crucial Pieces of Equipment for Baking
Here is a list of the equipment necessary for baking.
Black Russian Cake with Kahlua and Thick...
Here is a recipe for a Black Russian Cake which is made in a Bundt cake pan.
How to Make a Decadent Coconut Pecan Frosting
This Coconut Pecan Frosting recipe is perfect for icing a German Chocolate Cake.
Your Handy Guide to Baking with a Bread Machine
Here are recipes and tips for The Bread Machine, one of the best inventions of the 20th century.
How To Toast Nuts
a simple how to on toasting nuts, from your about.com guide
How to Make a Basic White Cake
Here is a basic recipe for White Cake.
12 Days of Holiday Cookies and More
Need a little holiday spirit? Opening your email each day to another wonderful holiday recipe is a great way to get into the mood. Feel free to sign-up for one or all of these today.
9 Bestselling Baked Goods for Bake Sales
Here are some of the bestselling baked goods to sell your next bake sale.
How Do You Make Cinnamon Rolls in a Bread...
Enjoy this recipe for Cinnamon Rolls made with the bread machine.
How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons #2
Here is the second lesson in How to Bake Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons.
Mexican Wedding Cookies
Mexican Wedding Cookies are great for any occasion.
Cheese Straws
Cheese Straws are my family's favorite snack.
Easy Oil Pie Crust
Here is a recipe for an Oil Pie Crust.
Dump Cake
Dump Cake. Here are several Dump Cake recipes, which typically begin with a cake mix.
German Chocolate Cake
Here is a recipe for German Chocolate Cake.
Make Delectable Crepes with This Basic Recipe
Here is the basic recipe for crepes.
Applesauce Cake
This Applesauce Cake is an old-fashioned from scratch cake recipe.
Dreamy Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge
Here is a recipe for Dreamy Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge.
Simple Apple Dump Cake Recipe
Here is a recipe for Apple Dump Cake, which looks like a cake but tastes like an apple pie.
Delicious Low Carb Chocolate Mousse
All you need is whipping cream, artificial sweetener and cocoa powder to make this recipe for Low Carb Chocolate Mousse.
How To Stabilize Whipped Cream
Here is a simple how to stabilize whipped cream, from your about.com guide
Easy Mincemeat Pie
Easy Mincemeat Pie uses store-bought mincemeat.
How to Easily Grease and Flour Baking Pans
Here are the written and photo instructions for Greasing and Flouring Baking Pans.
New York - Style Cheesecake
Here is a recipe for New York - Style Cheesecake.
How Can You Soften Cream Cheese Quickly?
Here are some simple directions on how to soften cream cheese.
Lemon Lime Pound Cake
Lemon Lime Pound Cake is a very easy recipe made with a cake mix and baked in a bundt cake pan.
Dump Cake - Gluten Free
Easy Cobbler (also know as Dump Cake) is a very easy but great tasting dessert made with crushed pineapple, cherry pie filling, yellow cake mix, butter, coconut and pecans.
Tomato Soup Cake
Here is a recipe for Tomato Soup Cake that is made from-scratch.
How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons #3
Here is lesson three in the how to make cakes in 6 easy lessons, Icing and Decorating Cakes.
Dog Biscuits Dog Treats Pet Food Recipes
Here are several recipes for Man's best friend.: jack russell terriers pet food recipes num nums cup parsley dachound
Your Illustrated Guide to a Perfect Homemade...
Here are the step by step instructions for making cheesecake. This first step involves pulverizing cookies in the food processor to make the crust.
Buckeyes are a wonderful ball of peanut butter covered in chocolate.
Cinnamon Walnut Biscotti
Here is a cookie recipe for Cinnamon Walnut Biscotti. This Cinnamon Walnut Biscotti is not only good with a hot cup of coffee or tea, but it makes an outstanding homemade Christmas gift.
Magic Cookie Bars
Magic Cookie Bars only have 6 ingredients and are simple to make.
Fudge Brownie Pie
Fudge Brownie Pie is another easy recipe.
Russian Fudge
Russian Fudge is made in the microwave.
Granny Smith Apple Pie
Here is a recipe for a Granny Smith Apple Pie.
Learn How to Decorate a Cake - Part One
This is Basic Cake Decorating, a cake decorating for beginners offered two parts.
Mini Tart Shells
Here is a recipe for mini tart shells a.k.a. mini tart crusts.
No-Bake Oatmeal Cocoa Cookies - Gluten Free
Here is a recipe for No-Bake Oatmeal Cocoa Cookies.
Super Easy 6-Ingredient Baked Cinnamon Rolls...
Here is a recipe for Easy Cinnamon Rolls which begins with store-bought crescent rolls and only 5 other ingredients.
Pirate Cake Canning Jar Rum Cake
Pirate Cake is a rum cake baked in a canning jar.
Spiced Pumpkin Bread with Toasted Nuts and...
This is the worlds best recipe for pumpkin bread and muffins.
16 Tips for Baking the Perfect Cheesecake
Here are several tips for the perfect cheesecake.
Clean Your Pantry Cookie Bars
Here's a recipe made with chocolate chips, it's called Clean Your Pantry Cookie Bars.
Sweet and Salty Fudge
Here is a recipe for Sweet and Salty Fudge made with mixed nuts.
Make the Ultimate Brownies in 10 Steps: A Photo...
Here are the instructions for making brownies with step-by-step photos.
Chewy Cinnamon Oatmeal Walnut Cookies with...
Here is a drop cookie recipe for Oatmeal Walnut Cookies.
Peppermint Bark
Peppermint Bark is a great candy to make and eat.
Everybody's Favorite Frosting
Here is a recipe for Everybody's Favorite Frosting, which is like a whipped cream frosting without the cream.
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