Blue Ribbon Quick & Easy Dessert Recipes


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"Leftover" Sweet Potato Strudel

By Monika Rosales
I had leftover sweet potatoes from Thanksgiving and this recipe was born.
Aug 28, 2021

Christmas Wishing Cookies

By Joanne Bellezza-Loughlin
There were Christmases when I just didn't have the time to bake loads of cookies. But...
Aug 28, 2021

Oreo Cookies & Cream Cookies

By Jean Romero
Just tried these awesome cookies yesterday and fell in love. These are to die for if...
Aug 23, 2021

Apple Burritos

By Agnes Stroud
This is a great, easy recipe that can be served for breakfast or for dessert with...
Aug 16, 2021

Blondies

By Morgan Chicarelli
This is great because you can add whatever chips you want - chocolate, peanut butter, butterscotch,...
Aug 14, 2021

Pumpkin Bars With Cream Cheese Frosting

By Heather Isom
I'm going to make this for Thanksgiving this year. They are easy to make and so...
Aug 14, 2021

Chocolate Pie

By Laura Young
I made this pie when our children were small and just "revived" it a couple of...
Aug 11, 2021

Apple Cranberry Galette

By Teresa Jacobson
A galette is basically a free-formed one-crust pie. It can be a dessert, main dish, or...
Aug 10, 2021

Grilled Strawberry Shortcake

By Kitchen Crew
Strawberry shortcake is a quintessential summertime dessert. The next time you prepare this delicious treat, try...
Aug 10, 2021

Aunt Helen's Fried Peach Pies

By Gail Welch
This is my mother's recipe. Since my cousins remember her for her delicious fried pies at...
Aug 7, 2021

Sugar Cookies

By Laura Young
This is a family favorite. These cookies are always a "hit" whenever I bake them for...
Aug 7, 2021

The Best Apple Yogurt Cake Ever

By Amy Croyle
I came up with this recipe while trying to use up some apples and yogurt that...
Aug 7, 2021

Thumbprint Cookies The Ultimate Best!

By Deb Crane
This is the only thumbprint cookie recipe I will ever use. They turn out delicate and...
Aug 7, 2021

Halloween Crunch

By Elizabeth Lancaster
When I was a child, my mother would make this treat to send to school for...
Jul 31, 2021

Croissant Apple Raisin Bread Pudding

By Toni T
My Mom had a friend who made the best bread pudding in the world. She...
Jul 31, 2021

Oatmeal Raisin Maple Cookies

By Betty Graves
The maple glaze is so delicious on this oatmeal raisin cookie. It is a step up...
Jul 29, 2021

Finger Lickin' Good Cake (Barbara Mandrell's "Pig-Lickin' Cake")

By Laura Geese
You won't want to leave anything on your fingers or your plate! This has got to...
Jul 28, 2021

Toasted Coconut Grilled Fruit Skewers

By Kitchen Crew
Grilled fruit skewers are a delicious way to prepare fruit when it's in season. They can...
Jul 17, 2021

Apple Cider Donuts

By Megan Flores
There is nothing better in the fall than those melt-in-your-mouth apple donuts from the local orchard!...
Jul 1, 2021

Lemon Blueberry Coffee Cake

By Carol White
Bring the bold and beloved fresh flavors of lemon and blueberries together to make this wonderful...
Jun 28, 2021

Coconut Cream Whipped Cream

By Kitchen Crew
Coconut cream is a non-dairy alternative to heavy whipping cream. When a can is chilled, the...
Jun 26, 2021

Apple Dumplings

By Laura Davis
Serve this with vanilla ice cream. This recipe could very easily be made for a diabetic,...
Jun 26, 2021

Blue Ribbon Apple Bundt Cake

By Crystal Villa
As the name implies, this cake won first place at my state fair! This cake always...
Jun 21, 2021

Strawberry Pound Cake With Cream Cheese Drizzle

By Rose Rauhauser
Playing around with strawberries and came up with this. It came out moist and loaded with...
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