“Dreams” Portuguese Doughnuts

Sonhos–Portuguese for “dreams”–is the apt name for Portugal’s dreamy doughnuts that are as easy to make as they are to eat.

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  • 1 H
  • 13
Apricot Clafoutis Recipe

Apricot Clafoutis

This French classic exhibits all the custardy creaminess you’d expect. Typically made with cherries but quite nice with other stone fruits, evidenced here.

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  • 20 M
  • 35 M
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Blackberry Roly Poly Recipe

Blackberry Roly-Poly

For this roly-poly, fresh blackberries are rolled up jelly-roll style in a milk pastry. A zingy sliced-lemon sauce is serve on the plate as a perfect companion.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
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Sour Cream Mocha Cake

Sour Cream Mocha Cake

With its dark chocolate smack and intense espresso buzz, this mocha creation ought to have a minimum age requirement.

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  • 1 H
  • 27
Coconut Layer Cake Recipe

Coconut Layer Cake

Layers of vanilla cake take turns with oodles of coconut filling and the whole shebang is slathered with fluffy white icing. Uh, yes please!

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 16
Nectarine Cakes Recipe

Little Nectarine Cakes

These buttery little cakes have as tiaras slices of fresh nectarines, though truth be told apricots or peaches would work just as well.

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  • 15 M
  • 40 M
  • 2
Molten Chocolate Cake

Molten Chocolate Cake

Sometimes called a volcano cake, this much ballyhooed molten dessert is, quite literally, bursting–er, oozing–with chocolate.

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  • 30 M
  • 40 M
  • 42
Chiffon Cake With Lemon Icing Recipe

Chiffon Cake With Lemon Icing

This chiffon cake with lemon icing, whose secret is vegetable oil, has been a favorite since it was created for the Brown Derby Restaurant in the ’20s.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
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Hazelnut and Almond Dacquoise Recipe

Hazelnut and Almond Dacquoise

For this dacquoise cake, crunchy-chewy discs of hazelnut-almond meringue are sandwiched between layers of coffee butter cream frosting. An elegant cake.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H
  • 4
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