French Chocolate Macaroons

French Chocolate Macaroons | Macarons

Simultaneously creamy and crispy and chewy, these flourless French indulgences make us swoon each and every time, without fail.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 4
Genoise Rose Recipe

Tax Day Drunken Cake

Most of us may need a stiff drink on April 15th, but this cake is loaded with plenty of butter and booze. Consider it a classy alternative to a bottle of vodka.

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  • 35 M
  • 1 H, 5 M
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Jam Tartlets Recipe

Jam Tartlets

These jam tartlets are a mouthful of surprises: crisp, buttery crust, tangy jam, and sweet, crumbly streusel. Serve them as a snack or picnic fare.

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  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 3 H, 55 M
  • 14
Brooklyn Blackout Cake Recipe

The New Brooklyn Blackout Cake

This riff on the much-ballyhooed blackout cake from Ebinger’s in Brooklyn, NY, has the same pudding-like filling, the same tender chocolate cake, and the same rich, rich, rich frosting.

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  • 2 H
  • 3 H, 40 M
  • 10
Robert's Absolute Best Brownies

Robert’s Absolute Best Brownies

Absolute best? You tell us. It’s a pretty pretentious name, yet these rich, chewy, chocolate-y brownie bombs from David Lebovitz just may deserve it.

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  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 118
Pavlova

Pavlova with Fresh Berries

This flour-free and fancy-free Pavlova knows no religious affiliations, creating a stunning last course for Easter as well as Passover.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 3
Pistachio Petit-Four Cake Recipe

Pistachio Petit-Four Cake

Marzipan, apricot preserves, and a dark-chocolate glaze turns this pistachio butter cake into an irresistible dessert reminiscent of European petits fours.

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  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
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Chocolate Bark with Cardamom

Chocolate Bark with Cardamom, Apricots, and Pistachios

Not quite cookies yet not exactly beyond the realm of cookiedom, this imaginative approach to chocolate bark brings a little elegance to the everyday.

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  • 10 M
  • 30 M
  • 9
Pareve Apple Cake Recipe

Passover Pareve Apple Cake

This apple cake, perfect for Passover, is made with Golden Delicious apples, matzo meal, and raisins. A gently sweet and satisfying end to a Pesach meal.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 4
Hazelnut Espresso Cookies Recipe

Hazelnut Espresso Cookies

Espresso powder gives these hazelnut drop cookies grown-up appeal. They’re ideal for afternoon coffee, a light dessert, or even, dare we say: breakfast?

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  • 20 M
  • 35 M
  • 1
Raspberry Fool

Raspberry Fool

We’ve no idea where this name came from, as there’s nothing foolish about conjuring a conversation-stopping dessert from just three ingredients. Nothing foolish at all.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 2
Lemon Drizzle Cake

Lemon Drizzle Cake

Otherwise known as what’s for dessert tonight, this old-fashioned cake takes its name from a simple, two-ingredient glaze, or drizzle, that yields a crisp, sugary, lemony crust.

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  • 20 M
  • 45 M
  • 19
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