Comfort Food

Comfort food is food that stirs up fond foodie memories and makes you feel warm and cozy. These comfort food recipes deliver on that promise.

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    Here’s How to Make a Parlor-Style Sundae at Home

    Few things are more fun than an ice cream sundae! And it's even better when you're able to create your own sweet masterpiece at home. Check out these tips on how to build a parlor-worthy ice cream sundae yourself.

    Lemon Rhubarb Tube Cake

    For a taste of summer, try this dessert. The cake's fresh lemon flavor and tart rhubarb topping are so refreshing....


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    Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream with Salted Caramel Sauce

    Truthfully, I want those cozy flavors of Thanksgiving throughout the year. This ice cream has just the right balance of...


    60 of Our Fudgiest Recipes Ever

    Chewy and rich, if it's fudgy you know it's fabulous. Bake up some caramel fudge cheesecake, frosted fudge brownies, butter...


    Grilled Pound Cake with Warm Amaretto Bananas

    Banana, butter and caramel flavors go so well together already, and then you add a sweet almond liqueur, such as...

    Cinnamon Sticky-Bun Ice Cream

    This creamy homemade cinnamon ice cream has a rich caramel swirl and chunks of cinnamon buns. Serve the extra caramel...


    Ice Cream Snowballs with Raspberry Sauce

    I needed a dessert for a church group at Christmas, and snowballs came to mind. For added flavor, toast the...

    Cranberry-Walnut Cake with Butter Sauce

    Tired of plain ol' cakes? Give this recipe a shot! Cranberry-lovers will definitely like it because the cake is tart,...


    Cherry Upside-Down Cake

    “As a home ec teacher, I used this recipe to demonstrate simple cake and sauce making. The kids loved it—just...


    Cranberry Cake with Almond-Butter Sauce

    Make room for this recipe in your collection. Tart cranberries and sweet almond glaze turn this potluck cake into something...


    Faux Profiteroles with Warm Caramel Sauce

    Croissants are a super quick stand-in for cream puffs in this luscious treat. The from-scratch caramel sauce couldn’t be easier...

    Pound Cake with Brandied Peach Sauce

    This peach sauce is so quick and elegant, you'll want to serve it over pound cake, shortcake, ice cream, waffles...


    Peach-Blueberry French Toast

    Our most-requested dish, this golden brown custard is stuffed with fresh peaches and blueberries. The toast has a crunchy outer...


    Pumpkin Pecan Sundaes

    My family enjoys anything with pumpkin so I knew this recipe would be well-received. Butter pecan ice cream is a...


    Granny’s Gingerbread Cake with Caramel Sauce

    The rich molasses and spice flavor of this old-time dessert is complemented with a buttery caramel sauce.—Joy Sparks, Muskegon, Michigan


    Orange Pound Cake with Cranberry Compote

    My husband and I enjoy dessert but not all of the fat and calories that go with it. This pound...

    Lime-Raspberry Pie with Coconut Cream

    During my family trips to Florida, I've had Key lime pie from many restaurants, and each one is different. I...


    Chocolate-Almond Banana Splits

    When your kids just can’t wait to dig into something sweet, put together these speedy banana splits. Experiment with various...


    Blueberry Waffles with Blueberry Sauce

    This light, tender blueberry waffles recipe is just bursting with juicy blueberries—and is topped with a blueberry sauce, too!—Devyn Weakley,...


    Mini Chocolate Raspberry Cakes

    Instead of making individual hot fudge sundaes for guests, make these cute little cakes! Raspberry and chocolate always pair well....


    Pecan Strawberry Rhubarb Cobbler

    Chock-full of berries and rhubarb, this pretty cobbler is the perfect finale for a dinner for two. Pecans in the...


    Grandma’s Christmas Cake

    One bite of this old-fashioned spice cake will bring back memories. Loaded with raisins and nuts, it tastes extra special...


    Cinnamon Mocha Sundaes

    What's not to love about this decadent ice cream treat from Diane Neibling of Overland Park, Kansas? Coffee, chocolate, whipped...


    Lemon Strawberry Shortcake

    Add lemon peel to the shortcake batter and the butter to give traditional shortcake a bit of zip. That extra...

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    Pumpkin-Ginger Bread

    Instead of making ordinary gingerbread, I like to rely on this dressed-up version. The pumpkin gingerbread features a nutty crust...


    Shortcut Strawberry-Vanilla Dessert

    This quick and yummy strawberry dessert is loaded with fresh strawberries and a creamy pudding topping. Make sure you make...


    Cherry Ice Cream Cake

    A friend shared this recipe, which has become an all-time favorite of mine. It's so versatile—I've substituted different cookies (macaroons...


    Peanut Ice Cream Delight

    A cookie crust topped with ice cream, peanuts and homemade caramel and chocolate sauce…no wonder this dessert was such a...


    Toffee Apple Crunch

    You'll be licking your lips after one bite of this crunchy combination of apple, toffee bits and pecans topping a...


    Glazed Bananas in Phyllo Nut Cups

    I enjoy making this fast yet fancy dessert for my wife. The phyllo cups can be baked, cooled and stored...