Blue Ribbon Quick & Easy Dessert Recipes


Refreshing Lemon Icebox Cake

By Kathy Harrell
This cake is so refreshing and a crowd-pleaser. A great cake to take to a gathering,...

Ice Box Lemon Drop Cake

By JANE LOUISE
My grandmother made a delicious, moist lemon cake like this from scratch years ago. It was...

Drunken Grilled Peaches

By Lorna Dietz
These drunken grilled peaches are finger-licking good.

Peachy Keen Bars

By Paula Todora
Made with a cake mix and canned peaches, I created this original recipe out of what...

Peachy Peach Cobbler

By Bobby (*_*)
I had bought a carton of Minute Maid peach drink and was surprised how good it...

Almond-Laced Banana Cake

By Mary Shivers
My family loves this recipe - it is a "take-off" of my mom's famous Old-Fashioned Banana...

Strawberry Peach Easy Pies

By Karen Rees
What I cook my family when the sweet tooth is calling and my pantry echos back!...

Triple Layer Lemon Meringue Pie

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

Mama Seward's Strawberry Cake Recipe

By Wanda Harrison
I got this strawberry cake recipe from my daughter's grandmother. It is absolutely incredible.

Peach Cobbler

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

Easy Crescent Dough Lemon Bars

By Amber Moon
Super simple and a hit. My mom now requires me to make these for her birthday...

Thick and Rich Hot Fudge Sauce

By Wendy Rusch
This hot fudge is so simple to whip up. So yummy on so many things -...

Lemony Doodles

By Mary Nell Forester
This is a recipe that came about because of my love of all things lemon! My...

Irresistible Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Jenny White
This is a family recipe that's been passed down. My mom always used to make a...

Upside Down Blueberry Pie Cheesecake

By michelle 'FLAME' kelley
OK, I am hoping this one will bring me my first Blue Ribbon. I tried this...

Strawberry Scones with Orange Drizzle

By Lisa Foote
These are a delicious treat for breakfast or company! You can swap out the strawberries for...

Sour Cream Peach Pie

By Annette Kisser
This is a recipe passed to me by my mother-in-law, Inez Kisser of Fargo, ND. ...

Real Key Lime Pie From Key West

By R C
Living in Miami, every so often I would drive to this shack on U.S. 1 South...

Lemon Tropic Layered Dessert

By Kelly Asselin
My mother-in-law Mary made this several times, I love anything with lemon. She finally handed it...

The Best Whole Wheat Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

By anna messina
These cookies are awesome! Moist & chewy! With only 85 calories per cookie, you can...

Mile High Strawberry Pie!

By Colleen Sowa
This is a simple yet wonderful pie! The strawberries are piled high.... and aren't mushy......

Pina Colada Upside Down Cake

By Donata Natalino
If you don't want to use the pineapple tidbits, rings can be used in place. I...

Cranberry Lemon Crumble Cake

By Carol Junkins
This is another recipe I entered into an Ocean Spray cooking contest that I made up...

Mama's Lemon Custard Delight

By Cheryl Redes
This recipe has been handed down from my great-grandmother as an easy summer dessert to dance...
19 Sweet Peach Recipes to Make this Summer

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Sweet, juicy and full of bright summer flavor, we love peach recipes! From cobblers to grilled peaches to pies, you can never have enough peaches during the summer. These peach recipes showcase our favorite seasonal fruit and will have everyone coming back for thirds!

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