Blue Ribbon #Butter Is Better Recipes


Butter Pecan Cake

By theresa dibert
I love this butter pecan cake. It is a very attractive cake. This is usually...

Kentucky Butter Cake

By Laura Davis
Oh so good! If you prefer your cake with more sauce, just make a double batch....

Tiny Pecan Pies

By Kathy Sterling
We come from a region were pecans are plentiful. My grandmother used to make these for...

Caramel Apple Upside-Down Cake

By Kimberly Dillow
I LOVE caramel apples and wanted to do something fun, pretty, and interesting. ENJOY!

Sweet Potato Cobbler

By Jewel Hall
I remember my mother and her friend making this when I was young. It's so yummy...

Peanut Butter~Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

By Deneece Gursky
Pictured here with Orange Cranberry Muffins, these peanut butter cookies are a taste above the norm....

Mom's Gooey Butter Cake

By Shelly Pruett
My mom made this for years and has shared the recipe with many people, including my...

Domestic Goddess Cake

By Teresa Jacobson
A rich concoction of my own creation. This lovely dessert combines two of my favorite flavors-...

Caramel, Chocolate & Almond Gooey Butter Cake

By Melissa Sperka
Who doesn't love a gooey butter cake? The variations and flavor combinations are endless. ...

Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Cheesecake Squares

By Beth Gordon
This just happened while standing in the grocery store. My husband was craving a snack and...

Failproof Fluffy Butter Biscuits

By Robin T
After attempts to make fluffy but buttery tasting biscuits, I think I finally came up with...

Christmas Wishing Cookies

By Joanne Bellezza-Loughlin
Ok, I admit it... There were Christmases, when I just didn't have the time to bake...

Chocolate and Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Pie

By Lindsay V
The ultimate flavor combo - in cookie dough form - then baked into a pie crust....

Caramel Nut Squares

By Deanna Ogle
These bars have a rich, buttery shortbread crust with a creamy caramel nut filling and a...

Moreish Cookies with Jam

By Marsha Gardner
These lovely shortbread like biscuits (cookies in the US) have a wonderful light texture and basically...

Salted Butterscotch Banana Bread Pudding

By Naylet LaRochelle
A warm, cozy dessert for special occasions! I came up with this recipe for a...

Cranberry Eggnog Cookies With Orange Dream Glaze

By Noelle Myers
These cookies are among my most requested for the Christmas Holidays - they are Christmas In...

Grandma's Double Citrus Butter Cookies

By Cristen Clark
These cookies were favorites of my Grandma Celeste. She was the mother of 8 children who...
Make the Most of Summer Tomatoes

Make the Most of Summer Tomatoes


Tomatoes are at their juiciest right now, so it’s the perfect time to use them in your weekly menu. Did you know there are more than 3,000 varieties of heirloom tomatoes and a total of 15,000 known varieties? If you want to know some of the types, we have a rundown here. From breakfast casseroles […]

12 Really Simple Eggplant Recipes

12 Really Simple Eggplant Recipes


Eggplant is very underrated. If eaten raw, it’s bitter. But once it’s baked or fried, eggplant has a mild taste with a creamy texture. It’s the perfect base for a recipe because it takes on the flavor of other ingredients. A great option for a vegetarian dinner, eggplant can be used in many different ways. […]

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes


We’re not all lucky enough to have fields to grow fresh corn, but thankfully it’s abundant at the market. And while zucchini is one of the most popular summer veggies (even though it’s technically a fruit), I really think corn on the cob ranks at the top. I look forward to enjoying it each summer. […]