Best Apple Hand Pie Recipe

PHOTO: ERIK BERNSTEIN; FOOD STYLING: SPENCER RICHARDS Controversial opinion: Hand pies are better than regular pies. Hear us out. Hand pies have the perfect crust-to-filling ratio. They’re less work than a classic double-crust pie, for sure. But perhaps the best part? No soggy bottoms. Plus, hand pies are delicious and can be filled with everything … Read more

Best Banana Split Recipe – How to Make Banana Split

PHOTO: ANDREW BUI; FOOD STYLING: BROOKE CAISON There are few things that make us feel more like a spoiled little kid than an ice cream sundae. The rich ice cream base topped with all of your favorite things is the surest way to bring out a smile in anyone. And no sundae is more iconic … Read more

Easy Stewed Apples Recipe – How To Make Stewed Apples

Similar to apple pie filling, stewed apples are soft, tender, slightly caramelized apples that are perfect for topping your morning yogurt, oatmeal, pancakes, and waffles. Start by melting a few pats of butter with brown sugar to create a quick caramel sauce, then add your apples and spices to make your house smell like a … Read more

Best Cherry-Almond Slab Pie Recipe

Caitlin Bensel Calling all cherry lovers! This double cherry-almond slab pie is here to move to the top of your favorite summer desserts list! Not to knock cherry cobbler or cherry crisp, but this crowd-pleasing pie will be your new favorite, thanks to its flaky, all-butter piecrust, double cherry filling (fresh and dried), and the … Read more

Best Firecracker Cake Recipe – How to Make Firecracker Cake

PHOTO: RACHEL VANNI; FOOD STYLING: SPENCER RICHARDS Nothing says Fourth of July quite like a patriotic red, white, and blue dessert, especially this eye-popping lemon-berry firecracker cake. It’s decorated with an explosion of color to match the festivities in the sky. Looking for more festive treats worthy of Independence Day? Try a fruit-forward flag cake, … Read more

40 Best Blueberry Dessert Recipes

July 1st marks the beginning of Blueberry Month and we couldn’t be happier, given these bursting with sweetness berries our one of our favorite summer fruits. There are countless recipes and dishes you can make with blueberries, including breakfast, lunch and dinner options, but nothing tops these 40 best blueberry desserts! There are so many … Read more

Best Blueberry Cheesecake Recipe – How to Make Blueberry Cheesecake

Will Dickey Blueberry cheesecake is the perfect cool, fruity, make-ahead summer dessert. And though there are so many great ways to get blueberries in a cheesecake — from folding whole berries into the filling to swirling a compote into the top before baking, to making a pretty, purple batter with blueberry puree — we’ve kept … Read more

Pride and Pudding: Retro trifle recipe for mid-winter Christmas

Lifestyle 10 Jun, 2022 05:00 PM4 minutes to read Trifle is too good to be served just once a year, so for a mid-winter Christmas or a Matariki celebration dessert, go full-retro with this glorious trifle. As far as retro trifles go, you can come across constructions made with layers of custard, cream, jelly, fruit … Read more

Best Zeppole Recipe – How To Make Zeppole

PHOTO: ANDREW BUI; FOOD STYLING: ERIKA JOYCE Say hello to your new favorite Italian treats, Zeppole! (One donut is called a zeppola, while zeppole is plural.) These tiny donuts are fried until perfectly golden brown, then tossed in an orange sugar (or powdered sugar, if you prefer). More similar to cake donuts than yeasted ones, … Read more