Blue Ribbon Fruit Dessert Recipes


White Chocolate Chunk Cranberry Cookies

By Debbie Thurmond
I can't believe the holidays are almost here once again. This is one of my...

Apple Crumble Bars

By Maggie Heden
These are as easy as it gets! Also great with any kind of fruit filling.

Bea's Sweet Potato Jacks

By Bea L.
Some people call these fried pies or fritters but my mama called them jacks. When I...

Layered Fresh Apple Cake

By Maddie Bell
Enjoy this cake quickly... once everyone tries it, it will disappear fast! No matter where my...

Chocolate Cherry Beauties

By Cassandra Nasr
A delicious showstopper of a cookie. I make these cookies for Christmas, and more recently had...

Blueberry Cream Cheesecake

By JANE LOUISE
This is a blueberry lover's cake. I know because blueberry is my husband's favorite anything. ...

Fruit Pizza

By Janell Smith
Family Favorite Always a Huge Hit

Best in Show Blackberry Cobbler

By Judi Harris-Nulle
This was also in my mother's handwritten cookbook. I made it for the Jefferson County...

Rich-N-Creamy Banana Pudding

By Becky Campbell
I got this recipe from a co-worker and have made it many, many times and everyone...

Apple Streusel Coffee Cake

By David Brandon
This cake is a sweet crunchy treat to bake at apple picking time! We used Winesap...

Caramel Apple Pecan Bars

By sharyl maacks
These bars are sticky and yummy! I didn't put pecans on the top of the ones...

Caramel Pecan Apple Dump Cake

By Jane Patrick
I came up with this recipe to take to our family get together at Christmas this...

The Original Easiest Pineapple Cake

By Cassie *
I love one-bowl recipes, and this one is no exception. You spread the cream cheese frosting...

Cranberry Pear Cake

By Pat Duran
This is a light a delicious cake that is transformed into an irresistible holiday delight. This...

Blapple pie

By Gail Herbest
I adopted a plain green apple pie from this site, added my own special touches and...

Fourth Of July Cheesecake

By Faye Patterson
I make this EVERY year on the Fourth of July. My family looks forward to it...

All American Dessert

By Polly Anna
This picture doesn't do it justice! You can have a beautiful dessert that is low...

Triple layer lemon meringue pie

By Heather Kelley
*This recipe was passed down from my Great Grandmother Jenny...

Classic Apple Pie

By Steven Wilson
The lemon zest and fresh lemon juice in this pie make it taste so fresh and...

Peach Cobbler

By Laura Young
Every time I make this cobbler I get requests for the recipe. One of our friends...

Raspberry Pie Recipe for Valentine's Day

By Mary Wright
Jane Austen had it right. The attraction of opposites is thrilling. Think about it....

Orange Cream Fruit Salad

By JANE LOUISE
This is a lick the spoon and bowl kind of recipe. The creamy orange sauce enhances...

Grandma Gilbert's Raspberry Salad

By colleen gilbert
My grandma served this every Christmas eve dinner, and it's one of our favorites. Very refreshing!

Great Spring Rhubarb Coffee Cake

By JANE LOUISE
I remember my grandmother eating that bunch of "weeds" that grew by the garage. I...
Our Most Popular Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes

Our Most Popular Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes


It’s our favorite meal of the year! We’re getting all giddy and excited to load our plates with green bean casserole, corn pudding, mashed potatoes, stuffing (and/or dressing), homemade rolls, cranberry sauce, and turkey. Below you’ll find our most popular Thanksgiving recipes to make your holiday dinner the best ever!

20 Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren’t Pie

20 Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren’t Pie


While a slice of pie is the epitome of a Thanksgiving dessert, easily making a pie isn’t in every baker’s wheelhouse. And that’s OK! Thankfully, there are so many delicious desserts that evoke the flavors of Thanksgiving but are easier to make than pie. If you don’t like pie or you just feel like skipping […]

14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast

14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast


Pumpkin pie, pecan pie, apple pie, give us all the pies at Thanksgiving! Is it Thanksgiving if you don’t finish your feast with a slice of pie? We don’t think so. If asked to bring a pie or hosting Thanksgiving and not sure what pie to make, try one of these 14 recipes. From pumpkin […]