Root Beer Cake

Root Beer Cake

This fetching cake contains sugar and spice and everything nice, yes, but it also has its share of sass. As in, sassafras.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 6
Muffin Biscuits

Alabama Muffin Biscuits

These curiously named, easy peasy, shamelessly simple hybrid hussies may make you swear off roll-out biscuits for good.

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  • 10 M
  • 45 M
  • 33
The Back in the Day Cookbook

Shortcut Pie Crust

Perhaps the easiest pie crust ever. Actually, we take that back. Definitely the easiest peasiest pie crust ever. No kneading. No rolling out. Really.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 5
Caramel Pear Tarts

Caramel Pear Tarts

Nothing says sassy like swapping pears for apples in the classic French tarte tatin. What can we say? We like to live on the edge.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 6
Chocolate Bourbon Banana Bread

Mommom’s Chocolate Bourbon-Spiked Banana Bread

No matter what its title, this little life-changer of a recipe isn’t quite Mommom’s, er, your grandma’s banana bread. It’s better.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 16
Twinkie Bundt Cake

Twinkie Bundt Cake

A relatively ginormous riff on the iconic American snack cake, this Twinkie look-alike boasts an amped-up vanilla smack and ingredients you can actually pronounce.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 35 M
  • 4
Banana Cream Pie

Marie Howard’s Banana Cream Pie

Behold, the pie that prompted Beth M. Howard’s parents’ marriage proposal. One taste and we understood why. We think you will, too.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 4
Roasted Tomato Basil Tart Recipe

Roasted Tomato-Basil Tart with St. George Cheddar

Whether you’ve sad-looking plum tomatoes or stunning heirlooms, you won’t regret transforming them into this all-sins-forgiven tart.

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  • 45 M
  • 6 H
  • 24
Almond Biscotti

Rosa’s Almond Biscotti

We find these unabashedly unconventional biscotti bewitching beyond belief. Different form. Same function. Far less fuss.

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  • 20 M
  • 35 M
  • 19
Pistachio Pound Cake

Pistachio Lover’s Pound Cake

Not too sweet and not too dense, this pound cake for pistachio lovers is just right—and just large enough to share.

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  • 20 M
  • 2 H
  • 34
Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

Peanut Butter Cookies

Crisp at the edges. Chewy within. Peanutty through and through. A classic perfected. Pass the milk, please.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 20
Warm Any Fruit Crumble

Warm Any Fruit Crumble

This simple crumble works its considerable magic on whatever fruit you fancy.

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  • 20 M
  • 55 M
  • 19
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