North America

From Canada to the U.S. to Mexico, we have new and traditional North American recipes from regions across the entire continent.

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    Benne Seed Wafers

    Crisp, chewy, nutty and caramelized benne wafers (aka sesame seed cookies) are perfect for your holiday or Kwanzaa celebrations. For a more traditional type of cookie, leave them plain. If you feel like dressing them up, drizzle them with melted chocolate. Both ways are equally delicious. —April Wright, Whisk It Real Gud

    Conchas

    Concha (Mexican sweet bread) is a breakfast or snack pastry found all over Mexico. It has a fluffy brioche-like dough...


    Homemade Boston Cream Pie

    This elegant-looking Boston cream pie is so easy to prepare. Our dinner guests always seem to enjoy it. —Jane Uphoff,...


    Mama’s Buttermilk Coconut Pie

    My mama showed me how to make this pie about 40 years ago, just as her mama showed her how...


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    Mexican Tea Cookies

    Mexican tea cookies are a holiday favorite in our family. I updated the recipe by frosting them with a buttercream...

    Cast-Iron Loaded Breakfast Biscuits

    These loaded breakfast biscuits are full of hearty breakfast ingredients like eggs, bacon, mushrooms and cheese! They are perfect to...


    Muffuletta Wellingtons

    This recipe is inspired by the muffuletta, a sandwich originating in New Orleans made with deli meat and olive salad....

    Sweet Cherry Upside-Down Cake

    This cherry upside-down cake is a summer staple in our house, and it's always welcomed at neighborhood and family barbecues....


    Dr Pepper Sheet Cake

    When we visited the Dr Pepper museum in Dublin, Texas, I bought a Dr Pepper cake mix. It was so...


    Lavender and Lemon Biscochitos

    Biscochitos are the state cookie for our home state of New Mexico. They are traditionally made with anise seeds, but...


    Chocolate Chess Pie

    This is one of my mother's go-to recipes. It's a yummy spin on classic chocolate chess pie. — Ann Dickens,...

    Cinnamon Twirl Cookies

    These rolled cookies are tasty and fun to make with your family. The sugary mixture of walnuts and cinnamon is...


    Cinnamon Chocolate Cake

    A healthy hint of cinnamon gives this chocolate cake an extra step up over the expected sheet cake. Its sweet...


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    Lemon Blueberry Whoopie Pies

    These whoopie pies are soft, cakey cookies studded with tart, juicy blueberries and filled with tangy cream cheese frosting. I...


    No-Fry Fried Ice Cream

    This ice cream has a crispy cinnamon coating just like the fried ice cream served at Mexican restaurants, but minus...


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    Maple-Apple Clafouti

    This fruit pudding could not be easier to make! A traditional comfort food in France, it is often made with...

    Cheesy Cajun Cornbread Biscotti

    This cookie is our best seller at our Christmas cookie bazaar. Everyone requests this tasty biscotti every year. It's simple...


    Mexican Chocolate Oat Cookies

    Colleen Delawder of Herndon, Virginia takes oatmeal cookies to a new level with Mexican chocolate. We added spicy chocolate cinnamon...


    Easy Peasy Biscuits

    I love that I can make these biscuits and have enough left over to freeze for another meal. They're a...


    Peach, Green Chile and Cheddar Pie

    After tasting a fantastic green chile apple pie in a local restaurant, I knew I would have to try it...


    Confetti Fiesta Braids

    “This bread is based on the winning recipe in a local contest I judged. I turned it into a double...


    Mayan Chocolate Biscotti

    Those who enjoy Mexican hot chocolate will love every bite of subtle sweetness and heat in this perked-up biscotti. —Chris...


    Buttery Corn Muffins

    I love these corn muffins for their light texture and sweet, buttery taste. They're great served hot from the oven...


    Sweet Potato Praline Pie

    "I wanted to create a recipe that was similar to pumpkin pie, but had a new twist. The macadamia nuts...

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    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...


    Chipotle Peach Pie

    This daring recipe takes peach pie to a new level. You might be surprised at the combination of ingredients, but...


    Orange-Cumin Focaccia

    My family created this southwest inspired bread to go with a themed dinner. The savory focaccia is so versatile—it goes...


    Jalapeno Cheese Bread

    Cheddar cheese and jalapenos give this savory bread a spicy Southwestern flair. It makes a great accompaniment to chilis and...


    Corn Bread with a Kick

    Nothing says southern cooking like crisp corn bread made in a cast iron skillet. I use a very old skillet...


    Mexican Cinnamon Cookies

    My extended family shares a meal every Sunday. The aunts and uncles take turns bringing everything from main dishes to...