Daily Indulgence: March 2012
Skillet Chicken Pot Pie
The crisp chill in the air calls for a heart-warming meal loaded with comfort food favorites. Add this to your must-make recipe list for this weekend.
Skillet Chicken Pot Pie Recipe
Applesauce Muffins with Cinnamon Streusel
It's cute that these indulgent, oh-so sweet treats are called "muffins". Maybe "individual, just-for-you, over-the-top cake deliciousness" was too long of a recipe name.
Applesauce Muffins with Cinnamon Streusel Recipe
Take one look at that ooey-gooey baked treat. It's delicious, good any time of day, and... light? It must be our lucky day.
Monkey Bread Recipe
Lemonade Layer Cake
Summer is still a bit away but you can speed it along by savoring this fresh, moist layer cake. Thawed lemonade concentrate adds just the right note of bright, tart flavor.
Lemonade Layer Cake Recipe
Chris' Tex-Mex Mac and Cheese
If rich and creamy is too much for your pasta night, spice things up with this festive Tex-Mex version of the original. When the subtle heat hits your taste buds, you'll thank us.
Chris' Tex-Mex Mac and Cheese Recipe
How can you stand to cut into something so beautiful? After the first bite you'll understand that it's only natural to dive in and enjoy ever morsel of this decadent cheesecake.
Caramel-Apple Cheesecake Recipe
Strawberry-Chocolate Meringue Torte
If you can look at this delicious chocolate dessert without drooling on your keyboard then you must be dreaming.
Strawberry-Chocolate Meringue Torte Recipe
King Ranch Chicken Mac and Cheese
Southern Living has taken one of its most popular recipes, King Ranch Chicken Casserole, and made it better. We'd say more but we hear it's rude to talk with your mouth full.
King Ranch Chicken Mac and Cheese Recipe
Apple-Cream Cheese Bundt Cake
Our reviewers can't get enough of this bundt cake. They're making it for birthdays, anniversaries, and even ordinary Fridays. Take your Friday from ordinary to scrumptious tonight.
Apple-Cream Cheese Bundt Cake Recipe
Scrambled Egg Muffin Sliders
Who says breakfast as to be routine? Break out of the stale pastry mold with this savory breakfast treat. Keep the bacon cornbread biscuit recipe around for chili night, covered-dish meals, and more.
Scrambled Egg Muffin Sliders Recipe
This banana dessert, perfect for dinner parties, gets its fun flavor from the Bitters-and-Butter Sauce, which is drizzled on top of the remarkably easy dessert. Bottoms up, bitters fans!
Banana Crumble Recipe
Cheesy Pasta Bake
Are you constantly at a loss for what to bring to your potluck night? This cheesy baked pasta dish is loaded with lightly-spiced sauce, sweet sausage, and two types of cheese. You won't have to worry about carrying home the leftovers; this dish will be wiped clean.
Cheesy Pasta Bake Recipe
Overnight Caramel-Pecan Bread
This brunch-meets-dessert favorite takes about five minutes to prep. After that, all you need to do is bake it the next morning and enjoy it while it's nice and warm. If you choose to add vanilla ice cream, even at breakfast, that's your business; we won't tell!
Overnight Caramel-Pecan Bread Recipe
Coconut Cream Pie
Did you know that March 14th is National Pi Day? Sure, Pi actually refers to the mathematical number (3.14), but we're going to do some addition of our own by adding an "e" and celebrate it as National Pi(e) Day. Can you blame us?
Coconut Cream Pie Recipe
Bittersweet Fudge with Sea Salt
Crunchy, flavor-packed sea salt brings bittersweet fudge to life. The richness in this one-bite dessert leaves you satisfied after your first taste, but we predict you'll be coming back for more.
Bittersweet Fudge with Sea Salt Recipe
Smoky Chicken Panini with Basil Mayo
Put the leftovers away; you deserve a melt-in-your-mouth sandwich that's sure to satisfy and loaded with fresh flavor. Just looking at this sandwich makes us want to reach out, give its cheesy goodness a squeeze, and take a bite.
Smoky Chicken Panini with Basil Mayo Recipe
Tex-Mex Hash Brown Casserole
Yes, this is a "simple skillet supper", but that description hardly does it justice. Just look at this cheesy pile of deliciousness. Loaded with chorizo, potatoes, enchilada sauce, and sharp cheddar, what else could it possibly be missing? That's right, a fork. Dig in! St Patrick would be proud.
Tex-Mex Hash Brown Casserole Recipe
Tropical Banana Cupcakes
Whisk yourself away to the tropics with a single taste of these flavorful cupcakes. Crushed pineapple and mashed banana make the cupcakes extra moist, while the cream cheese frosting makes them lick-your-fingers delicious. Invite a few friends over and be prepared to sail away.
Tropical Banana Cupcakes Recipe
Seven ingredients are all you need to make this awe-inspiring dish. When you tell your friends that cream-filled snack cakes have replaced the traditional lady fingers, they're sure to praise you for your kitchen prowess. All hail the chef!
Twinkie Tiramisu Recipe
Lemon-Orange Chiffon Cake
Attention: This cake is topped and filled with Lemon-Orange Buttercream Frosting. Sure, the cake is delicious, but that frosting would be delicious on a carrot stick. We recommend both methods of indulgence.
Lemon-Orange Chiffon Cake Recipe
Cave into your craving for the most delicious sandwich you can imagine. Pair with a local ale or a glass of tea for a shockingly light, delicious meal in no time. Don’t forget to thank Philadelphia for sharing the love!
Philly Cheesesteak Recipe
Baby Pound Cakes
Why go to the pain of slicing a cake when you can serve individual pound cakes to everyone at your table? These pint-sized cake offer more surface area than the average slice, which means you enjoy more of the crisp-baked goodness you love from a traditional pound cake. This is your chance to eat an entire cake! Yes, the whole thing. Every last icing-drizzled, moist, cakey bite.
Baby Pound Cakes Recipe
Strawberry Layer Cake
You're never too old, or too full, to enjoy a pink-hued cake for dessert. The hint of orange in the cream cheese frosting puts this cake over and above the competition on the dessert table.
Strawberry Layer Cake Recipe
Black Forest Cake
Four layers of cake, two types of cherry filling, and one heavenly whipped-cream frosting make this dessert our Saturday Special. Don't forget the chocolate garnish!
Black Forest Cake Recipe
Morning Glory Muffins
Morning Glory Muffins, loaded with dried fruit, nuts, oats, and bran, are a bakery staple, but you needn't leave the house to indulge in a piping hot sampling. Fifty raving reviewers can't be wrong; this muffin is a must-bake today.
Morning Glory Muffins Recipe
Chicken Pot Pie with Bacon-and-Cheddar Biscuits
Why fuss with the crust for chicken pot pie when you can bake it in a casserole dish and top it with easy drop biscuits? Ditch the pie plate and start living!
Chicken Pot Pie with Bacon-and-Cheddar Biscuits Recipe
Sugar Cookie Pops
The cuteness of this recipe overflows: delicious cookies, adorable sprinkles, and fun presentation. Make these for an upcoming birthday party; they'll double perfectly as the centerpiece.
Sugar Cookie Pops Recipe
Banana Bars with Pecan Frosting
Did we read that right? These dessert bars are light? Make these for your next friendly gathering and keep that little tidbit to yourself until your guests have eaten every crumb. They'll rave, and thank you!
Banana Bars with Pecan Frosting Recipe
These bafflingly simple desserts start with frozen tart shells and end with all your guests raving. Are you craving summer yet?
Vanilla-Buttermilk Tarts Recipe
Banana Pudding Cheesecake
This cheesecake recipe reminds us of lunche with grandma and long afternoons spent with family. Wherever you are today, make yourself this special treat and savor a spoonful for us.
Banana Pudding Cheesecake Recipe
Candy Bar Pie
Top a pretzel crust with a candy bar with bits of candy bar and a peanut butter filling and you've got a cake that's begging to be saved in your favorite dessert list. Our tip? Make this one for company. Otherwise, you won't be able to resist the leftovers.
Candy Bar Pie Recipe