White Almond Gazpacho

White Almond Gazpacho

Perfect for a hot summer day, white Spanish gazpacho has the mellow flavor of almonds. Garnish with grapes or try gooseberries for a sweet, tart flavor.

A perfect roast turkey on a rack in a roasting pan.

Perfect Roast Turkey

This iconic roast turkey is, we sorta have to admit, perfect to behold. And it ought to be after being brined, stuffed with chestnut stuffing, and all but smothered in a ridiculously rich, real-deal gravy.

Napkin-lined basket of 9 cream-filled chocolate doughnuts with a dot of pastry cream on each

Cream-Filled Chocolate Doughnuts

These doughnuts, made of rich chocolate brioche dough fried into warm, airy rounds, are filled with thick, cool pastry cream. Don’t expect them to last the day.

Cornish Pasties

Cornish Pasties

These Cornish pasties are sturdy pastries filled with meat, such as beef, plus lots of vegetables, including potatoes, onions, and carrots. Kids love them.

Pumpkin Trifles

Pumpkin Trifles

Pumpkin bread—homemade or store-bought—is layered with vanilla pudding, pumpkin butter, and caramel sauce.

A cooked brown-bag apple pie inside a torn paper bag

Brown-Bag Apple Pie

This pie, baked in a paper bag in the grill, is filled with apples and topped with brown sugar streusel. Impress guests by ripping open the bag at the table.

Sally’s Coconut Macaroons

Sally’s Coconut Macaroons

From the folks at The Splendid Table, these sophisticated coconut macaroons are simply mounds of sweetened coconut toasted to perfection.

Bittersweet Chocolate Cake

Darkness on the Delta

A deep, dark-as-night, fudgy-as-heck, bittersweet cake that’s a deserving dessert for any dinner party. Chocoholics, you’re welcome.