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Grandma’s Molasses Fruitcake

"This dense, dark, moist fruitcake was my grandmother's recipe. The flavour just gets better and better as it sits in the fridge, so be sure to make it ahead!" —Debbie Harmon, Lavina, Montana

Brownie Haunted House

"You don’t have to worry about getting this spooky showstopper to stand upright. These fudgy brownies are the perfect canvas...


Halloween Witch Cake

If you're looking for an extra-special dessert to serve for Halloween, this witch cake will delight all the ghouls and...


Chocolate-Covered Peanut Butter & Pretzel Truffles

"Sweet chocolate, creamy peanut butter and salty pretzels create a to-die-for truffle. It’s a little bite of decadence and a...


Candy Bar Fudge

"My manager at work, who knows I like to try new treat recipes, shared this one with me. I've made...

Pumpkin Bread Pudding Cupcakes

"Every fall when I was young, my mom made bread pudding cupcakes. Today I keep up her tradition with my...


Sweet Potato Crostini

"For party time, I turn this sweet potato side dish into an appetizer by serving it on slices of a...

Maple-Sage Brined Turkey

"When the leaves start turning, it’s turkey time at our house. We use maple-sage brine to help brown the bird...


Cranberry-Almond Apple Pie

"My grandmother made this treat every year for Christmas. It’s much better than everyday apple pie. The recipe is a...


Farm Apple Pan Pie

"You'll find this pie's very convenient for taking to a covered-dish supper, picnic or any event where crowds gather. But...


Creamy Apple Crumb Pie

"I revised this classic apple pie recipe from a church cookbook. I knew it was a keeper when my mother-in-law...

Deep-Dish Apple Pie

"This recipe is a winner! The crust is so flaky and the filling is sure to please everyone." —Salem Cross...


Pumpkin Apple Pie

"The first time I made this for my family, they gobbled up this wonderful change-of-pace holiday dessert. It has a...


Gingersnap-Pumpkin Dessert

I've never quite gotten the hang of making a good pie crust. So I came up with this recipe, featuring...


Pumpkin Spice Latte

Each sip of this spiced-just-right beverage from our very own baristas tastes like a piece of pumpkin pie! —Taste of...


Spiced Pumpkin-Swirl Cheesecake

"I have to give my husband credit for this cheesecake. He found a recipe like it and asked if I...

Chocolate-Covered Cherry Thumbprints

"When I dig out my best cookie recipes, I'm reminded of baking with my children when they were little. These...


Kentucky Pecan Pie

"This rich, dense Kentucky pecan pie recipe is perfect for your next party. It features a delicious dark chocolate filling...


Salted Brown Sugar and Rye Chocolate Chip Cookies

"These bakery-style cookies are a delicious twist on the classic chocolate chip cookie! The combination of rye flour, chocolate and...


Upside-Down Pumpkin Pecan Tarts

"These flaky phyllo treats with a rich pumpkin filling are a fantastic twist on pumpkin pie and can be prepared...


Maple Pecan Tarts

"I absolutely love pecans. I combine them with maple and vanilla to create the ultimate tart, made even richer with...


Oatmeal Caramel Apple Cookies

"This recipe for caramel apple cookies is a fun twist on traditional oatmeal raisin. These treats are hard to resist!"...


Ginger S’mores

"I’ve spent a few years perfecting this recipe to get the cookie soft and full of flavor and to balance...


Pecan Pie Cookies

"My family loves pecans. In fact, we have pecan pie at Thanksgiving and these pecan cookies at Christmas." —Julie McQuiston,...

Cinnamon Crackle Cookies

"This recipe is the compilation of many years of baking. I make these cookies for a holiday bazaar and year-round...


Pumpkin Cookies with Browned Butter Frosting

"The recipe for these pleasantly spiced pumpkin cookies won a champion ribbon at our local county fair. These are a...


Caramel Whiskey Cookies

"A bit of yogurt replaces part of the butter in the traditional cookie, but you would never know. I get...


Stuffed Pepper Soup

"I was talking about stuffed peppers with the other cooks at the restaurant where I work. We decided to mix...


Apple Spice Cake with Brown Sugar Frosting

"I am a healthy eater most of the time, but this apple spice cake is worth the splurge! Every year,...


Apple Peanut Butter Cookies

"These apple peanut butter cookies are great for fall gatherings. They're crisp on the outside and soft inside." —Marjorie Benson,...