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Traditional Chocolate Chip Muffins

"Muffins are one of my favourite things to bake, and these are the best. I always keep some in the freezer for breakfast on the run. I can zap one in the microwave before I head out the door." —Kelly Kirby Westville, Nova Scotia

Warm Spiced Chai

"My wife loves chai, but I have never been satisfied with any of the store-bought mixes, so I created my...


Spiced Pumpkin Coffee Shakes

"The winter holidays are my favourite time of year, and this spiced pumpkin drink is one reason I love the...


Lemon Pound Cake Loaves

"My family always asks for this love-me-tender lemon pound cake. Sometimes, I shake things up and make cupcakes with the...


Coconut Lover’s Frappe

"I love frozen beverages, so I wanted to create one similar to those in coffee shops but without coffee as...

Creamy Caramel Mocha

Indulge in a coffeehouse-quality drink with this caramel mocha recipe. With whipped cream and a butterscotch drizzle, this treat will...


Strawberry Cheesecake

"The creamy texture and lovely look of this strawberry cheesecake always get compliments." —L.C. Herschap, Luling, Texas

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...


Caramel-Pecan Apple Pie

"You'll love the smell in your kitchen—and the smiles on everybody's faces—when you make this scrumptious caramel apple pie 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 Swirl Cheesecake

"I love cheesecake and my husband loves chocolate, so this is a favourite dessert of ours. The rhubarb adds a...


Pressure Cooker Very Vanilla Cheesecake

"Cinnamon and vanilla give this cheesecake so much flavour, and making it in the pressure cooker creates a silky, smooth...


Creamy Tiramisu Cheesecake

"The Italian word 'tiramisu' means "pick-me-up" and refers to a dessert of ladyfinger sponge cake dipped in coffee, embracing mascarpone...


Coconut Cheesecake & Rhubarb Compote

"I took my daughter’s love of cheesecake plus my mom’s love of coconut and rhubarb and ran with it. Try...


Mini Lemon Cheesecake Tarts

"Dainty and light, these tartlets feature two of my favourites —lemon and cheesecake —in one yummy morsel. They look lovely...

Hoka Cheesecake

"The Hoka Cheesecake, named for a beloved local theater, is pretty addicting. It's one of the first recipes I learned...


Yogurt-Ricotta Cheesecake

"I have always liked Italian ricotta cheesecakes, but they have too much sugar for me. I made a light version,...


Berry Mini Cheesecakes

There's always room for some mini desserts! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen


Peanut Butter and Jelly Cheesecake

"I wanted to make something based on my friend's love of peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. This cheesecake recipe has...


Mini Cherry Cheesecakes

"These little cheesecakes make a fun dessert that's just right for cooks who don't have a lot of time for...


Cheesecake with Berry Sauce

"This creamy cheesecake is a family tradition; I've even shipped it to my daughter as a special treat. Using frozen...


Jam-Topped Mini Cheesecakes

We turned cheesecake into irresistible bite-sized snacks. Feel free to swap in any favourite flavour of jam.


Contest-Winning Blueberry Swirl Cheesecake

"This is my favourite blueberry cheesecake recipe, which I often make for family get-togethers." —Cathy Medley, Clyde, Ohio

Lemon Dream Cheesecake

"Light and creamy, this lemon cheesecake recipe is just the thing for a spring or summer day." —Bonnie Jost, Manitowoc,...


Tangy Rhubarb Fool

"I came up with this recipe because I love mousse, and because it’s an easy way to enjoy rhubarb in...


Mango Almond Icebox Cake

"This recipe was inspired by my friend who asked me to make a mango cake. It's easy to prepare, refreshing,...


Luscious Almond Cheesecake

"I received this recipe along with a set of springform pans from a cousin at my wedding shower 11 years...


Apricot Almond Torte

"This pretty cake takes a bit of time, so I like to make the layers ahead of time and assemble...


Rainbow Sherbet Angel Food Cake

"Talk about a dessert that pops. Sometimes, I make this easy cake even more eye-catching by colouring the whipped cream,...