large egg yolks

Bohemian Kolaches

"This kolache recipe was given to me by my mother-in-law, who received it from her mother! It was a standard treat in their family, made nearly every week. Now I make these kolaches for my own family for special occasions." —Maxine Hron, Quincy, Illinois

Layered Strawberry Cream Cake

"I created this dessert one Saturday when my daughter's friends dropped in. It was a hit, and word spread through...


Tart & Tangy Lemon Tart

"Our family adores lemon desserts. I often make this cheery tart for brunch. For extra-special events, I bake it in...


Rich and Creamy Tiramisu

"Tiramisu is Italian for 'pick-me-up,' and this one is definitely true to its name! My version of the classic Tuscan...


BLT Eggs Benedict

Combining the elements of a traditional BLT with hollandaise sauce and poached eggs, this recipe is perfect for lovers of...

Hot Chocolate Tiramisu

"Instead of using coffee and rum, I let cinnamon shine in this tiramisu. It's best if eaten within two days—if...


Silky Chocolate Pie

"Chocolate makes the world go round! We have a family that loves chocolate pies, and this version with a splash...

Banana Cream Pie

"Made from our farm-fresh dairy products, this pie was a sensational creamy treat any time Mom served it. Her recipe...


New York Cheesecake with Shortbread Crust

"Light, creamy and smooth, this traditional New York cheesecake will melt in your mouth. I rely on a tender change-of-pace...


Rhubarb Tart with Shortbread Crust

"Here's a perfect ending to a grilled summer meal! Between the creamy texture, the pretty colour and the buttery crust,...


Lemony Limoncello Tiramisu

"This limoncello tiramisu is a delightful citrus twist on a classic Italian dessert. It's always a favourite at holiday meals...

Grand Marnier Frozen Souffles

"This delicious frozen souffle is perfect for summer and will impress just about anyone. It's a great make-ahead dessert!" —Andrea...


Banana Crumb Pudding

"Friends and family ask me to make my thick and creamy banana pudding for all occasions. They can't get enough...


Simple Lemon Mousse

"This classic, simple lemon mousse recipe is the refreshing dessert you need. Serve it with fresh fruit or eat it...


Lime Angel Food Cake

"For my husband's family reunion, I took a store-bought angel food cake and turned it into this special dessert with...


Coconut Key Lime Thumbprints

"This is the cookie recipe I created for the Las Vegas World Food Championships 2013. It's similar to a shortbread...

Contest-Winning Rhubarb Meringue Pie

"My husband’s grandmother was an excellent cook, but she didn’t always share her secrets. Luckily, we have her rhubarb pie...


Italian Ricotta Easter Bread

"I changed our family's traditional Easter bread by adding ricotta and a few other ingredients. The almond flavouring works wonders!"...


Lemon Ricotta Cake

"This recipe is a family gem that was passed down from my grandmother and mother. Garnished with shaved lemon zest,...


Pineapple Coconut Upside-Down Cake

"This pineapple coconut upside-down cake is one of my favorites! The tropical flavours remind me of being on vacation with...


Lime-Raspberry Pie with Coconut Cream

"During my family trips to Florida, I've had Key lime pie from many restaurants, and each one is different. I...


Maple Creme Brulee

The slow cooker is the perfect cooking vessel for this classic dessert. The crunchy brown sugar topping in the recipe...


Skillet Stout Brownies

"These stout brownies are so rich and fudgy. I also love that it comes together quickly, so it's perfect for...


Peppermint Lava Cakes

"It never ceases to amaze to see warm chocolate pudding ooze out of the center of this tender chocolate cake....

Berries with Vanilla Custard

"What a simple, delectable way to enjoy fresh raspberries. For a change, also try the custard with strawberries or peaches."...


Iva’s Peach Cobbler

"My mother received this peach cobbler recipe from a friend of hers many years ago, and fortunately she shared it...