Daily Indulgence: February 2012
This toffee is almost too pretty to eat thanks to its beckoning swirls. Gift it, share it, or keep it all to yourself; whatever you choose, we won't tell.
Cappuccino-Walnut Toffee Recipe
Ultimate Peanut Butter Cookies
There's nothing better than a must-try cookie recipe, especially one that's easy to make and reminds you of childhood. Plus, one batch makes 80 bite-sized cookies, so you'll have plenty to share with friends, family, and coworkers.
Ultimate Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe
Sausage, Bean, and Spinach Dip
Toss your tired spinach dip recipe and serve a spicy one tonight. Who cares about the game? This dip is clearly tonight's winner.
Sausage, Bean, and Spinach Dip Recipe
From-Scratch Oven Fries
The next time your perfect burger sits all alone on a plate, remember that you don't need to hit a drive-through for tasty fries. You can make them right at home with three simple ingredients and a little time in the oven. Check out the recipe page to see more fry secrets, like how to make Buffalo Oven Fries.
From-Scratch Oven Fries Recipe
Honey-Sesame Chicken Wings
Sticky-sweet chicken wings are just what the doctor ordered on a cold winter's night. Add this to your must-make Super Bowl list or simply whip up a batch for a festive night in. Whether you're a traditional wing fan or not, this sweet, mild version is sure to please your taste buds.
Honey-Sesame Chicken Wings Recipe
Stupid Cupid Cupcakes
Fighting with cupid? Bake a batch of these strawberry-topped sweets for your group of friends and host a "Single and Satisfied" party this Valentine's Day.
Stupid Cupid Cupcakes Recipe
Lemon Butter Cookies
These lemon-flavored butter cookies are the perfect way to get your message across. Whether you're writing "Be Mine" or "Get Your Cat Off My Lawn," nothing says it sweeter than a cookie.
Lemon Butter Cookies Recipe
Baked Potato Soup
There's something so comforting about a bowl of delicious, rich potato soup. Once the cheese begins to melt, you know that the first bite will be perfection. Grab a bowl and let's eat.
Baked Potato Soup Recipe
Classic Fudge-Walnut Brownies
This recipe took first place in Cooking Light's 25th Anniversary Bake-Off, and for good reason. These brownies call for cocoa, melted chocolate, and chocolate chunks, plus walnuts. Do you crave ooey-gooey brownies? Look no further; this recipe is for you.
Classic Fudge-Walnut Brownies Recipe
Coffee Cake with Caramel Glaze
Make a mental note to bake this delicious breakfast treat this weekend. Sure, coffee cake is nice, but add an ooey-gooey caramel glaze and you've got heaven on a plate.
Coffee Cake with Caramel Glaze Recipe
Charlotte's Cocoa Cake
Drinking hot chocolate on the go can be difficult with all those tiny marshmallows. Sometimes it's easier to savor the rich cocoa flavor of hot chocolate in an easy recipe. Cut yourself a slice and enjoy it today with a glass of milk.
Charlotte's Cocoa Cake Recipe
Red Velvet Cupcakes
Nothing says "I Love You" like a heart-shaped box of candy, which is why we suggest giving out red velvet cupcakes instead. Their message? "I like you, but I'm keeping the rest of this batch to myself."
Red Velvet Cupcakes Recipe
Chocolate Sandwich Cookies
Take back Monday by making sweet chocolate sandwich cookies filled with red-tinted icing. One batch and you'll be enjoying a festive single-serving treat all week long.
Chocolate Sandwich Cookies Recipe
First Kiss Cupcakes
Most first kisses leave something to be desired. Remember braces? Finally, a first kiss that you know is sweet, satisfying, and sure to leave you wanting more. Three cheers for delicious cupcakes.
First Kiss Cupcakes Recipe
Open-Faced Meatloaf Sandwiches
Tired of the traditional steak-and-eggs breakfast? Try an original twist on the breakfast-for-supper idea with this must-try open-faced sandwich. It's equally delicious for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner, so good luck deciding when to indulge. We vote "always".
Open-Faced Meatloaf Sandwiches Recipe
Winter Blackberry Cobbler
If you think cobbler means swimsuits and summer days, you're only partly right. Winter cobblers bring out the best in cold-weather berries, meaning a flavorful reminder of summer in the midst of the year's coldest days. Serve the cobbler when it's bubbly hot so that you can cool it off with a little vanilla ice cream.
Winter Blackberry Cobbler Recipe
Mini King Cupcakes
After one bite, we're betting people forget they're even looking for the plastic baby traditionally hidden in the King Cake.
Mini King Cupcakes Recipe
Easy Taco Soup
This dump-dump-stir soup recipe is as easy as it is delicious. Top with shredded cheese and serve with tortilla chips, sour cream, and, of course, a margarita. Ole!
Easy Taco Soup Recipe
Texas Sheet Cake
This classic cake is voted a winner time and time again in our Test Kitchens and by your reviews. It's simple, delicious, and pure chocolate goodness. Cut yourself a slice and enjoy.
Texas Sheet Cake Recipe
Caramel-Pecan Sticky Buns
This sticky bun recipe will stick to everything-- your fingers, your napkin, and, most importantly, your recipe file. One taste of the caramel-pecan goodness and we guarantee this is one recipe you'll swear not to lose.
Caramel-Pecan Sticky Buns Recipe
Double Chocolate Chip Cookies
Bring the street party to your backyard with these one-bite cookies. Chocolate chip cookies filled with more rich chocolate? Party on.
Double Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe
Classic Cherry Pie
The lore of George Washington and the cherry tree is nearly as tempting as this freshly baked cherry pie. Celebrate one of our Founding Fathers by raising a spoon and adding a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Classic Cherry Pie Recipe
This extra-moist recipe is loaded with ripe bananas and ready for you to steal a quick bite. It's National Banana Bread Day, so do your patriotic duty and get to baking. Your taste buds will thank you.
Banana-nut Bread Recipe
Coffee Cake Pound Cake
Combine two loves--coffee cake and pound cake--for a memorable dessert that'd delicious any time of day. Bake the cake for your next brunch gathering and secure your spot in history as the World's Best Hostess.
Coffee Cake Pound Cake Recipe
Bread Pudding with Salted Caramel Sauce
This isn't your grandma's bread pudding. The caramel sauce adds a salty-sweet punch to the velvety-rich pudding, made with French bread, vanilla, and bourbon. Make this recipe for a special date night, or an evening in with friends.
Bread Pudding with Salted Caramel Sauce Recipe
Brown Sugar Cheesecake
Whether you're dressed to the nines or waiting for 9pm in your sweats, this over-the-top cheesecake is just the thing you need while watching the red carpet. Plus, having a spoon in your mouth means you can't make catty comments about the dresses. If you can't say something nice... come sit by us.
Brown Sugar Cheesecake Recipe
Truffled Mac and Cheese
Unlike boxed mac and cheese, this from-scratch dish will leave you satisfied. Of couse, that doesn't mean you won't go back for seconds or attempt to lick the pan. Do yourself a favor and store the leftovers in the fridge quickly.
Truffled Mac and Cheese Recipe
Red Velvet Cake
Sheet cakes are much easier to make than layer cakes, meaning that you'll get to dive into this oh-so tempting dessert even quicker. You're suppose to keep leftovers in the refigerator, which begs the question: What leftovers?
Red Velvet Cake Recipe
Upside-Down Fudge-Almond Tart
Didn't you hear? Calories don't count on February 29. Celebrate by savoring this over-the-top tart. Happy Leap Year, everyone!
Upside-Down Fudge-Almond Tart Recipe