Apricot Cherry Coconut Bar

Apricot-Cherry Coconut Bars

Sweet and sour, chewy and crumbly, these easy and almost elegant bars are altogether appropriate for a little afternoon procrastination.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0
English Trifle with Pears and Dried Cherries

English Trifle with Dried Cherries

Trifle, a layered dessert of sponge or pound cake, creme Anglaise, fruit and fresh whipped cream, has been showing up at Christmas dinners for centuries.

  • 50 M
  • 6 H
  • 2
Apple Cake with Caramel Glaze

Apple Cake with Caramel Glaze

Spicy and flavorful with a moist, pudding-like texture, this apple cake from Edna Lewis is truly easy—just stir together by hand.

  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 5
Two cup filled with pear-cranberry crumble, two pears, on a metal plate

Pear-Cranberry Crumble

Dead-ripe pears and sweet-tart dried cranberries are the stars of this fruit crumble. The topping is an old-fashioned mix of oatmeal, brown sugar, and butter.

  • 15 M
  • 55 M
  • 4
Raspberry-Honey Cream Tartlets

Raspberry-Honey Cream Tartlets

Ruby red raspberries perch atop a mascarpone whipped cream filling, which is nestled in crumbly, buttery tart shells.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 15 M
  • 0
Orange Bundt cake, with a sliced removed, studded with chocolate chips and topped with chocolate ganache

Orange Chocolate Cake from Ina Garten

The combination of tart, citrusy orange with sweet chocolate in this cake was a big hit at the Barefoot Contessa. And we’re sure it’ll be with you, too.

  • 35 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 39
Three slices of apricot pound cake with a thin filling of apricot jam on a flowered plate

Apricot Pound Cake

This luscious, buttery-flavored pound cake is scented with vanilla, almond, lemon, and orange. An apricot filling puts it over the top.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
Chocolate-Orange Cupcakes

Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

Nothing says loving from the oven more than stunning chocolate cupcakes smothered with even more chocolate in the form of frosting.

  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 4
Chocolate Fondue

Chocolate Fondue

A steadfast classic, chocolate fondue just doesn’t let you down when you crave a silken, simple dessert to share. And with dippers galore, it could never be boring. Never.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 0
Four white plates, each topped with a lemon steamed pudding.

Lemon Steamed Pudding

These pillowy puddings practically resonate with lemony loveliness. Someone pass a spoon, please.

  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 5
Three cookies--two balls, one oblong--with circular and perforations decorations on top on a wire rack

Traveler’s Date Cookies

Popular in Lebanon and Syria, these sweets are rich semolina cookies shaped around a date paste perfumed with orange-flower water and rose water. Delicate.

  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 2
Glazed Lemon Ginger Shortbread Wedges

Glazed Lemon Ginger Shortbread

Shortbread wedge cookies rife with ginger and lemon zest are baked to a lightly golden then topped with a creamy lemon glaze. A perfect tea treat of dessert.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
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Apricot and Goat Cheese Tarts

Apricot and Goat Cheese Tarts

These subtly sweet stone fruit tarts are perfectly appropriate for either breakfast or dessert or—because we know what you’re thinking—both.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0
Blackberry Roly Poly

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
  • 0