Olive Oil Mashed Potatoes

Olive Oil Mashed Potatoes

We swoon to recipes that give us the pretense of being healthful as we douse food in fruity olive oil. Thank you, Lidia Bastianich.

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  • 10 M
  • 45 M
  • 6
Cranberry Buckle

Cranberry Buckle

We’ll take this sweetly tart mingling of muffin and coffee cake any time someone cares to plunk a slice down in front of us.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 25 M
  • 8
Chocolate Pecan Pie

Chocolate Pecan Pie

Pecans. Chocolate. Bourbon. Dunno about you, but that’s sufficient to make us forget all about that other traditional Thanksgiving dessert. Pumpkin who?

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  • 10 M
  • 55 M
  • 0
Root Beer Cake

Root Beer Cake

This fetching cake contains sugar and spice and everything nice, yes, but it also has its share of sass. As in, sassafras.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 5
Muffin Biscuits

Alabama Muffin Biscuits

These curiously named, easy peasy, shamelessly simple hybrid hussies may make you swear off roll-out biscuits for good.

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  • 10 M
  • 45 M
  • 19

Shortcut Pie Crust

Perhaps the easiest pie crust ever. Actually, we take that back. Definitely the easiest peasiest pie crust ever. No kneading. No rolling out. Really.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 8
Caramel Pear Tarts

Caramel Pear Tarts

Nothing says sassy like swapping pears for apples in the classic French tarte tatin. What can we say? We like to live on the edge.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 4
Chili Butter

Chili Honey Butter

Sweet, spicy, and just a little sassy. That’s what we think of this sensational synthesis of everyday ingredients. Slather it at will.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 4
Meringue Bones

Halloween Meringue Bones

What’s spookier than a skeleton? Disembodied bones—meringue bones that are so sweet you just can’t resist the temptation to take a bite.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Autumn Pudding

Wine-Soaked Autumn Pudding

An autumnal take on classic summer pudding that melds booze and berries and apples and plums to really quite lovely effect.

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  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 3