Whether you're looking for pies, cookies, cakes, cupcakes, fruit desserts, something healthy, or something chocolatey, we have you covered.
Lemon TrifleThis dessert with curd and ladyfinger biscuits is a big hit with the whole family.AdvertisementAdvertisementPost
A Christmas Cookie Decorating Party to Satisfy the Sweet Tooth
Grab an apron and join in the fun! Hosting a Christmas cookie-decorating party is a low-stress way to celebrate the holiday season with friends.
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Eat Clean Desserts: Our Latest Healthful and Delicious RecipesOur new favorite cookies, cake, and fruit crisp have a lot going for them: They’re made with healthier oils (coconut or olive, rather than butter) and grains (such as oats and cornmeal) for deeply satisfying taste and texture. And with additions like coconut, ground almonds and pecans, dark chocolate, and fresh fruit, there’s plenty to love.
15-Minutes-or-Less Dessert RecipesIt is possible to prepare a homemade dessert in 15 minutes or less -- and here are 15 simple sweets to prove it.
Quick Chocolate Dessert Recipes
Whip up quick chocolate desserts from Martha Stewart. Our collection of speedy recipes includes chocolate cookies, chocolate cake, brownies, and more.
Martha Stewart's Favorite Dessert Recipes
No celebration is complete without a sweet treat to top it off. When the heat rises outside, stay cool in the kitchen with our selection of no-bake desserts. These recipes are a snap to make, easy to enjoy, and completely oven-free!
Easy Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes
Find easy recipes for your favorite Thanksgiving pies -- pumpkin, pecan, apple, and sweet potato -- as well as cakes, cheesecakes, bread pudding, cookies, and tiramisu, all dancing with fall flavors.
Easy Frozen Dessert Recipes
Indulge in a frozen treat after lunch with one of these easy recipes. Choose from quick fruit sorbets, granitas, and ice pops; gooey hot fudge sundaes; and lots more.
Easter Dessert Recipes
Try our brightest ideas for spring desserts — the perfect way to sweeten your celebration!
Spring Dessert RecipesCelebrate the season with these sweet treats that make the most of spring fruit and other fresh flavors and are just perfect for entertaining.
Dessert Souffle Recipes That Rise to Any Mood or Occasion -- and Aren't as Difficult as You Think!Rich and creamy. Fatty. Melts in your mouth... A discussion about souffles is bound to get a rise out of anyone. Whipped egg whites added to a rich creamy base bake up into the alchemy known as the souffle. They're not nearly as difficult to make as you think and always more delicious than you remembered.
Make-Ahead Dessert: The Light-as-Air Cloud Cake -- and Our Super Caramel-Making TipAfter all the parties, the eggnog, the multicourse meals, yes, you need a dessert for your holiday meal, but it should be a light, sweet ending. Here's our showstopper.
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Apple Pecan PieThis mash-up recipe combines two holiday dessert favorites: apple pie and pecan pie. Delicious on its own, this pie also pairs well with vanilla ice cream or whipped cream.Video
Pumpkin Icebox Pie
This simplified version of a pumpkin pie recipe doesn't rely on custard for its silky texture. Instead, a small amount of cream cheese and gelatin is used to set the filling in the refrigerator.Post
This Fall Dessert Party is All About That Apple, Pumpkin, and Cinnamon Spice Sweetness
With National Dessert Day on October 14 — that's today! — there's no better time than the present to plan a decadant autumnal soirée centered around sweets, treat, and all things caramel-covered.Recipe
Lemony Brown-Butter Crinkle CookiesLemon zest and juice add brightness and cut the richness of the brown butter in these cookies. You can make the dough up to two days in advance.Recipe
Kentucky Bourbon-Brown Butter CakeUse a high-quality bourbon -- we like Bulleit -- for the glaze; the flavor will shine through.Recipe
Martha's Chewy Fig BarsMillet flour gives these kid-approved fig bars the perfect crumbly texture. Martha made this recipe on episode 704 of Martha Bakes.Recipe
Hazelnut CookiesThe deep hazelnut flavor and buttery goodness of these cookies belie their simplicity. With just five ingredients, these are some of the easiest cookies to make. Martha made this recipe on episode 704 of Martha Bakes.Recipe
Idaho Potato CakePotato in a cake that isn't a latke? You bet! Mashed potato gives this dessert body and a super moist texture.Video
Classic Old-Fashioned Apple Pie
Looking for a scrumptious recipe that will help you use up your overstock of deliciously crisp apples? Watch Sarah Carey make this classic apple pie that’s perfectly ripe for cool weather days.Recipe
Pumpkin Crunch PieAdd a pecan crumble topping for a new twist on traditional pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving.Gallery
Our Cutest Halloween Party Recipes
Not everything on Halloween needs to be scary! We’ve got all kinds of festive homemade foods that are super adorable and just a touch spooky, including cookies, cakes, punch, and much, much more.Recipe
Werewolf PawsYou know what comes out when there's a full moon, don't you? Yup: incredibly frightening (read: delicious and chocolaty) "werewolf paws." If you use store-bought frosting and madeleines, you can whip these up in just 30 minutes.Recipe
Classic Strawberry ShortcakeButtery biscuits and freshly whipped cream are a delicious way showcase summer strawberries. Martha made this recipe on episode 709 of Martha Bakes.Recipe
Martha's Lady Baltimore CakeWhite cake is layered with a fruit and nut filling and slathered with fluffy frosting in this traditional Southern dessert. Martha made this recipe on episode 709 of Martha Bakes.Video
This piping technique turns ordinary cupcakes abnormal with a creepy, but simple, brain design. Ice up a bunch for your Halloween dessert buffet right now!AdvertisementAdvertisementVideo
Sarah Carey creates a mouth-watering recipe for Chocolate-Raspberry Cake that boasts a sweet raspberry filling with a rich chocolate frosting; all topped off with fresh whole raspberries.Recipe
Virginia Peanut PieThis pie is inspired by the version served at the Virginia Diner, a landmark restaurant in Wakefield, Virginia, that's renowned for this dessert. Martha made this recipe in episode 709 of Martha Bakes.Recipe
Royal IcingThe consistency may be thinned by adding a little water if necessary. Thicker icing may be used to outline cookies, and thinner icing may be used to "flood" or fill inside the outline. For the Christmas Tree Sugar Cookies, two to three drops of gel food coloring can be added after the mixture is smooth.Recipe
Candied Lemon Zest for Iced Raspberry Lemon SyllabubUse this recipe as a garnish for our Iced Raspberry Lemon Syllabub with Praline.See More