Blue Ribbon Fruit Dessert Recipes


Bea's Sweet Potato Jacks

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

Holiday Chocolate Caramel Apples

By Stephanie Van Den Berg
I received one of these as a gift last year and loved it so much I...

Strawberry Chocolate Éclair Fantasy

By Brandi Kirkpatrick
I whip out this dessert to impress company. However, it does require some setting time, so...

Apple Turnovers

By deb baldwin
I like to make turnovers. I just made 4 apple turnovers and some cups filled with...

Tres Leches Pumpkin Pie Squares

By Wendy Rusch
I love pumpkin pie and I wanted to make the best of the best this year......

Black Forest Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Cheri Echard
I developed these sophisticated cookies for my son, who loves chocolate and cherries. These shipped well...

Apple Crumble Bars

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

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...

The Original Easiest Pineapple Cake

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

Salted Monkey Balls

By Rachel Ratliff
I took these to work one busy Saturday and everyone gobbled them up. I was...

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...

Blueberry Cream Cheesecake

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

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...

Apple Dumplings

By Laura Davis
Serve this with vanilla ice cream. This recipe could very easily be made for a diabetic,...

Sour Cream Peach Pie

By Annette Kisser
This is a recipe passed to me by my mother-in-law, Inez Kisser of Fargo, ND. ...
20 Holiday Stuffing and Dressing Recipes

20 Holiday Stuffing and Dressing Recipes


We don’t care if you call it stuffing or dressing, Thanksgiving isn’t Thanksgiving without this delicious holiday side dish. While we love mom’s classic recipe, we also can’t wait to try these twists and changes to the stuffing we’ve always known. These dressing recipes will have you coming back for seconds and even thirds!

23 Recipes to Fuel Your Cyber Monday Shopping

23 Recipes to Fuel Your Cyber Monday Shopping


Cyber Monday is a great day to wrap up (or maybe begin) holiday shopping. But, with so many deals, it can be hours of sitting at a computer or smartphone finding exactly what you want. At some point, you’re going to be hungry. Keep yourself fueled by making one of these 23 recipes. From sausage […]

12 Adorable Thanksgiving Treats

12 Adorable Thanksgiving Treats


Looking for a family-friendly kitchen activity? Or, do you just want to amp up the adorableness of your Thanksgiving desserts? From brownie bite and chocolate apple turkeys to acorn donut holes, try one of these Pinterest-perfect creative Thanksgiving treats. We think they’ll be a big hit at the dinner table. They’re almost too cute to […]