Father's Day Recipes

Say “Happy Dad’s Day” with a treat! He’ll love our ideas for gifts and easy Father’s Day recipes that include appetizers, dinner and dessert—perfect for a hearty breakfast or a backyard barbecue.

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Football Cake Pops

My son loves football! For his eighth birthday, I made cake pops with a rich chocolate cake center and a yummy peanut butter coating. These are sure to be winners at parties, bake sales and sports-watching events.
—Jenny Dubinsky, Inwood, WV

Chocolate Pizza Candy

—Norma Oosting, Holland, Michigan Suggest that red and/or green candied cherries could be used. (Original photo had both; current photo...


Chocolate Cake with Peanut Butter Filling

I'm a chocoholic and my kids love peanut butter, so a sweet slice of this cake is a real treat...


Mint Brownie Pie

I first served this treat to my family on St. Patrick's Day, and it was an instant success. Now I...


Jumbo Chocolate Chip Cookies

These huge cookies are a family favorite. No one can resist their sweet chocolaty taste.—Lori Sporer, Oakley, Kansas


Three-Layer Chocolate Ganache Cake

This decadent triple-layer beauty is pure chocolate indulgence. The cake layers can be frozen prior to final assembly; in fact,...

Chocolate Temptation Brownies

Chocolate lovers will stand in line for these rich, three-layer squares that have a peanut butter filling and decadent glaze....


Chocolate Pudding Pizza

My sister Brenda and I made up this recipe while talking on the phone! My family loved the classic pairing...


Layered Peanut Butter Brownies

The combination of chocolate and peanut butter makes these brownies a real crowd pleaser. They're so good that they won...

Chocolaty Nanaimo Bars

If a pastry could be a friend, the Nanaimo bar would be my BFF. This version won Cookie of the...


Calgary Nanaimo Bars

This version of Nanaimo bars may claim roots in Alberta, but the original was said to be dreamed up in...


German Chocolate Pecan Truffles

My sister-in-law, Jennifer, loves German chocolate. With her in mind, I experimented in the kitchen and came up with nutty...


Chocolate Mint Brownies

One of the best things about this recipe is that these mint chocolate brownies get moister if you leave them...


Meringue Coconut Bars

Looking for an ooey-gooey bar that's delicious and different? This luscious recipe combines a cookie crust, rich chocolate layer and...

Chocolate Cherry Bars

These tempting bars are simple to make with cherry pie filling, crunchy almonds and chocolate chips. I took them to...


Chocolate-Hazelnut Cream Pie

We've all seen peanut butter pies, so I kick it up a notch with Nutella pie! This silky dessert is...


Caramel Chip Bars

It's fun to take a yellow cake mix and create something that is this rich and wonderful. We like eating...


Homemade Candy Bars

Reports Karen Grant of Tulare, California, "I enter these treats, which are similar to Kit Kat bars, at the fair...