Plum Almond Cake

Plum Almond Cake | Torta di Prugne e Mandorle

Haute yet homey, this rustic Italian cake will cause you to anticipate plum season like never, ever before.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 24
Cherry Liqueur Recipe

Cherry Liqueur | Guignolet

The only real trick to this stiff summery sensation is resisting the temptation to snitch a swig before it’s time.

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  • 5 M
  • 2 D
  • 20
Fruit and Sour Beer Sorbet

Fruity Beer Sorbet

What’s that? Fruity beers are for the girls? Hmmm. Does the same go for fruity beer sorbets?

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  • 20 M
  • 2 H, 20 M
  • 4
Watermelon with Salt

Watermelon with Fleur de Sel

The simplest and most summery dessert we know–complete with juice dribbling down your chin–just got even more spectacular.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 11
Blueberry Crumble Recipe

Blueberry Crumble

Not too sweet. Not too tart. Just right. That’s what we think of this obscenely simple crumble and its come-hither appeal.

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  • 15 M
  • 50 M
  • 27
Strawberry Rhubarb Pie with Ginger Crumb Topping

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie with Ginger Crumb Topping

A classic spring coupling, this melding of rhubarb and strawberries takes the form of sweet tart pie filling burbling beneath ginger-inflected goodness.

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  • 30 M
  • 3 H
  • 15
Easy Rhubarb Jam Recipe

Easy Rhubarb Jam

Pink was never so pretty—or so easy peasy—as these foolproof preserves that rely on just four ingredients and an occasional stir.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 43
Satsuma Orange Cake Recipe

Satsuma Orange Cake

Looks like an upside-down cake. Tastes like an upside-down cake. Yet this citrusy, sticky sweet dessert couldn’t be more right-side up.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 25
Warm Pear and Blue Cheese Tart

Pear Tart With Blue Cheese and Honey

This lovely melding of cheese course and last course becomes even lovelier with a generous pour of port.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 15
Raw Cranberry Relish Recipe

Raw Cranberry Relish

This sassy and simple sauce draws on just cranberries, orange, sugar, booze, and a blender. And no, it’s not a cocktail.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 22
Poached Pears with Warm Coffee Sauce

Poached Pears with Warm Coffee Sauce

Simply stunning. Stunningly simple. Either way you look at it, these fancy pants pears are pretty much perfect after being poached in a cinnamon-infused syrup and napped with a coffee-infused caramel sauce.

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  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 1
Tarte Tatin

Tarte Tatin

A tarte Tatin is nothing more than a tart turned upside down, nothing less than pastry perfection. Its name is French for “caramely apple goodness atop a buttery crust.”

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 8
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