Baking & Desserts

Up your confectionary confidence with our in-depth look at all things sweet.

5 Crusts to Liven Up Your Life

5 Crusts to Liven Up Your Life

They're practically as easy as pre-made.

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Milkshake Adventures

Milkshake Adventures

This is one quiz you should be eager to take.

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Pop Culture Baking Class

Pop Culture Baking Class

Learn to make the trendiest treats.

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conniecooks

conniecooks

I made a super-thin, whole-wheat crust, and it was amazingly good. The lemon curd is nice and tart. Great recipe.

Lemon Meringue Pie
How to Make Pop Tarts
How to Make Pop Tarts
How to Make Pop Tarts

How to Make Pop Tarts

These homemade beauties put the store-bought version to shame.

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15 Ways to Bake with Booze

15 Ways to Bake with Booze

Cheers to never choosing between dessert and cocktails again.

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How to Make Samoas
How to Make Samoas
How to Make Samoas

How to Make Samoas

Yes, you can eat these caramel, coconut and chocolate cookies year-round.

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Hazeleyes

Hazeleyes

One of the best cheesecakes I've ever made! My family loved it.

Classic New York Cheesecake
Unicorn Cake Truffles

Unicorn Cake Truffles

A magical treat you can make at home.

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The Best Sprinkles Are Homemade
The Best Sprinkles Are Homemade
The Best Sprinkles Are Homemade

The Best Sprinkles Are Homemade

The best way to achieve perfect sprinkles is to make them yourself.

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How to Make Filled Doughnuts
How to Make Filled Doughnuts
How to Make Filled Doughnuts

How to Make Filled Doughnuts

Better than any bakery version, these jam-filled pillows are worth the effort.

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Lizzie-Babette

Lizzie-Babette

This was excellent and did NOT taste like it started out its life as a box cake!

Extreme Lemon Bundt Cake
Sweet Favorites from the Food.com Staff

Sweet Favorites from the Food.com Staff

We believe you should always save room for dessert.

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Homemade Thin Mints are Easier Than You Think
Homemade Thin Mints are Easier Than You Think
Homemade Thin Mints are Easier Than You Think

Homemade Thin Mints are Easier Than You Think

Make cookie season a thing of the past.

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shannonballard

shannonballard

I love this recipe! I cut calories by using fat-free, sugar-free pudding mix, sugar-free Cool Whip and no-sugar-added cherry pie filling.

Easiest Black Forest Cake
17 Essential Pie Recipes

17 Essential Pie Recipes

When has there ever been a bad time to eat pie?

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10 Best Banana Bread Recipes

10 Best Banana Bread Recipes

Show brown fruit who's boss by conquering this baking staple one top-rated recipe at a time.

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How to Fill a Piping Bag
How to Fill a Piping Bag
How to Fill a Piping Bag

How to Fill a Piping Bag

Get a behind-the-scenes look at a crucial step in cake decorating.

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SashasMommy

SashasMommy

I made this with low-fat cream cheese, Cool Whip and reduced-fat peanut butter. It was my best pie yet.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie
Frost Layer Cakes Like a Pro
Frost Layer Cakes Like a Pro
Frost Layer Cakes Like a Pro

Frost Layer Cakes Like a Pro

A picture-perfect cake is only a few steps away.

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Individual Baked Alaska

Individual Baked Alaska

Meet the most impressive dessert you'll ever make.

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Classic Diner Desserts

Classic Diner Desserts

Craving nostalgic American sweets? No need to head to the local diner — now you can re-create your retro favorites at home.

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Banana Pudding

Banana Pudding

Was it so good you forgot to share? Don't worry, we won't tell if you don't.

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3 Ways to Elevate Cookie Dough

3 Ways to Elevate Cookie Dough

Think cookie dough can't get any better? You're in for a treat.

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5 Ways to Doctor Up Desserts

5 Ways to Doctor Up Desserts

Here are five ways to doctor up a store-bought dessert.

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robingracejohnson

robingracejohnson

YUMMY! I doubled the recipe to make in a 9-by-13 pan. I made it with crushed-up peanut butter cups — delicious! A definite keeper!

"Whatever Floats Your Boat" Brownies!