Of all the sweet treats we enjoy during the holiday season, fudge is perhaps the most iconic. Soft, chocolaty, and oh-so-sweet, fudge can be made the old-fashioned way, with careful temperature monitoring and lots of beating by hand to achieve the perfect texture. Or, take advantage of our easy fudge recipes that rely on marshmallows to create smooth, foolproof results. Whichever recipe you choose, be sure to make enough for sharing!
Horizontal slices of rich brownie cake make dramatic stripes in this striking frozen dessert, which features all the fixings of an old-fashioned sundae -- and then some. Two kinds of ice cream -- vanilla and strawberry -- are used as the fillings, along with crunchy peanut butter and crushed raspberries. Everything is layered in a loaf pan before freezing, slicing, and serving -- with whipped cream, sugared peanuts, and cherries on top.
When the hectic holiday season rolls around, it’s easy to think of baking as just another chore on the to-do list. But when you add these super-easy Christmas cookie recipes to your arsenal, you can save time in the kitchen -- and even have fun!
Who says Thanksgiving is only about pie? Our experts from the Living test kitchen divide their dessert love between the traditional and twists on the traditional, and then throw in a couple of uber-delicious unexpected desserts for good measure.
Move over, pecan pie. We're serving something new at this year's Thanksgiving table. From marzipan pumpkins to peanut butter acorns and tiny tartlets, here are a dozen treats to give your feast a sweet ending. (Hope you saved room after all that turkey.)