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Australians and New Zealanders have an on going debate about who first created this gorgeous...
This recipe has been in our family since I can remember and has always been devoured by all who...
This is a “peachy” change-of-pace summer dessert. Make a shortcake mixture as outlined in...
Easy to make.
My family and friends love this cake. It was handed down from my Aunt Marie.
Second Prize: Peanut Butter Recipe Contest Winner -2008 Old Farmer’s Almanac
This is one of my favorite vegetable cakes. It is tender, faintly spicy, and has a light orange...
Since the morning coffee hour is a popular time for informal meetings – and even tours (with...
Moist, tropical tasting cake. You could almost drink it!
A recipe borrowed from my former brother-in-law’s family. Especially good to serve with Easter...
“My husband's godmother made this pineapple cake whenever we visited her in the Catskills,” wrote...
An old-fashioned dessert that was especially popular in the 1930s and is sometimes known as...
At this very traditional time of year, spice things up with a new dessert that offers the...
Chocolate chips add a new twist to an old favorite. Melville House, Newport, Rhode Island
If rolling up a cake intimidates you, don't roll from the short end, but rather from the long side...
Here's a coffee cake in the tradition of Moravian sugar cake, the yeast-raised cake made from...
Steamed pudding is an English tradition that’s been passed down through generations and eventually...
From The Inn at Ormsby Hill, Manchester Center, VT
A royal addition to any table. It is said that Queen Elizabeth I herself would go into the kitchen...
It is a Delicious Dessert…
A very fudgy and moist cake that’s great for a crowd because it doesn’t dry out quickly. Serve with...
Nice light texture. This recipe lends itself to endless variations – experiment with other flavors...
Quick, easy, and perfect for any holiday.
You can really cheat with this “homemade” cake and begin with a store-bought angel food cake - or...
If using a Bundt pan, bake at a lower temperature and for a longer time. Test for doneness ...
This simple recipe from Paul Sweeney, a member of the Sterling kitchen staff, lets local...
This is a combo of two recipes and i make this alot! The family loves it!
This festive cheesecake is the perfect dessert for celebrating any patriotic holiday!
Rows of rosy rhubarb, glistening with reduced orange juice, make this upside-down cake particularly...
Use your hands to shape the dough for strawberry shortcake. The biscuits seem to come out lighter...
Try this mouth-watering cake, which won third prize in the 2016 Apple Recipe Contest from our 2017...
Moist and light, the way good cake should be, and perfect for a child’s birthday party. If the...
“This cake smells so good while baking that I must put my dog Roxie outdoors. The first time I made...
This spectacular shortcake is similar to Charlotte’s Shortcake earlier in this collection, but Ruth...
Find more family favorite recipes, and the stories behind them, in The Old Farmer’s Almanac Reader’...
So good it’s gotta be sinful! –The Scottish Lion, North Conway, New Hampshire
Make this delicious trifle as is, or substitute chocolate pudding for the vanilla custard,...
Double recipe if making both Gingerbread-Pear Sandwich Cakes and Mocha Teacup Parfaits.

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