Daily Indulgence: September 2015
Sweet Fig Smoothies
Only five ingredients are required for these awesome smoothies. The riper the fig, the sweeter and more delicious the end result becomes in this creamy breakfast drink.
Sweet Fig Smoothies Recipe
Chocolate and Sea Salt Fig Lollipops
These aren't your standard lollipops. Figs, sea salt, and chocolate combine for a unique and interesting dessert combination that is out-of-this-world wonderful.
Chocolate and Sea Salt Fig Lollipops Recipe
Whole-Wheat Banana-Carrot Cupcakes
Are you getting the stinky-eye from some kiddos who do NOT want to get up this morning? Treat them to a hearty breakfast that masquerades as a dessert.
Whole-Wheat Banana-Carrot Cupcakes Recipe
Jammin' Oat Muffins
Just when you think you have a tasty oat muffin at your fingertips, you break into its delicious center to find a piping hot spot of jam. Consider your day made.
Jammin' Oat Muffins Recipe
Banana-Almond Butter French Toast Sandwiches
Why settle for a basic sandwich on white or wheat bread when you can have it on French toast instead? One taste of this sandwich is like hitting the brunch lottery.
Banana-Almond Butter French Toast Sandwiches Recipe
Oatmeal-Chocolate Chip Cookies in Cups
Why bother with the tell-tale chocolate smudges on your fingers after eating a cookie? Indulge the civilized way, with a spoon hiding in the pantry so the kids don't know there are cookies around.
Oatmeal-Chocolate Chip Cookies in Cups Recipe
Ben Mims' Perfect Cornbread
Fall is so close we can almost taste it. Make a batch of this must-have cornbread for this weekend's tailgate or Sunday's potluck supper.
Ben Mims' Perfect Cornbread Recipe
Mini Apple Cider Pound Cakes
Make a delicious mini cake and top it with your favorite topping. Pick from Streusel, Bourbon Glaze, or Lemon-Sugar. The recipe makes 6 mini loaves, so you can try out all three.
Mini Apple Cider Pound Cakes Recipe
White Chocolate-Cranberry Cookies
If you're craving fall, you're not alone. Sneak some autumn flavor, like dried cranberries, into this must-have cookie recipe and let the happiness wash over you.
White Chocolate-Cranberry Cookies Recipe
Celebrate Friday! Sticky, sweet, and bursting with bananas, these cupcakes provide the perfect antidote for the after-school munchies.
Banana-Toffee Cupcakes Recipe
Apple Butter-Walnut Thumbprints
Who says thumbprint cookies are just for the holidays? These caramel beauties celebrate the best of ripe apples by using Easy Apple Butter as the filling.
Apple Butter-Walnut Thumbprints Recipe
Apple Streusel Muffins with Maple Drizzle
Fall's favorite fruit shines in this must-have muffin recipe. Don't skimp on the sweet drizzle; it's the perfect finish to this flavorful treat.
Apple Streusel Muffins with Maple Drizzle Recipe
Orange-Olive Oil Cake with Vanilla Glaze
Stick with a mild olive oil to ensure that the citrus flavor of this single-layer cake really shines. Garnish with candied orange peel for an extra pop of color.
Orange-Olive Oil Cake with Vanilla Glaze Recipe
Top of the Morning Muffins
Gorgeous muffins are the only way to get through the week sometimes. Join us for one, or more, this afternoon, won't you?
Top of the Morning Muffins Recipe
It does no good to try to keep the Test Kitchen pros quiet about how good this hush puppy recipe is. They're raving, and we aren't stopping them!
Hush Puppies Recipe
Are you cheering on a favorite team this afternoon? Use halftime to make this must-have dip recipe. You can thank us later.
Five-Layer Dip Recipe
Peach Salad with Tomatoes and Beets
The Editors at our office can't stop raving about this delicious salad. Ripe peaches? Fresh tomatoes? Mouthwatering beets? Time to indulge.
Peach Salad with Tomatoes and Beets Recipe
Brown-Sugar Grilled Peaches
Bring out the natural sweetness of ripe peaches by adding a little heat. Add a scoop of vanilla ice cream and you've got summer in a bowl.
Brown-Sugar Grilled Peaches Recipe
Decadent Chocolate-Espresso Cheesecake
With a perfect combination of chocolate and espresso, this smooth cheesecake is an ultimate crowd-pleaser.
Decadent Chocolate-Espresso Cheesecake Recipe
Caramel Apple Coffee Cake
This cake features loads of sliced apples topped with a decadent caramel sauce, which may also be the best excuse to have caramel apples for breakfast that we've ever seen.
Caramel Apple Coffee Cake Recipe
Double Berry-Almond Galette
How do our Test Kitchen Pros get that super-flaky crust every single time? By adding a splash of vodka to the dough. Don't worry, it burns off, leaving you with a must-try dessert.
Double Berry-Almond Galette Recipe
Nutella French Toast Rolls with Cinnamon Sugar
An quick breakfast treat featuring nutella and cinnamon? We're sold. Fun for kids and easy for cooks, this recipe can easily become a weekend breakfast favorite.
Nutella French Toast Rolls with Cinnamon Sugar Recipe
Whole-Wheat Waffles with Spiced Fall Fruit
Rediscover a delightful morning with these fluffy whole-wheat waffles topped with a fruit and syrup combination featuring spiced pears and pomegranate seeds.
Whole-Wheat Waffles with Spiced Fall Fruit Recipe
This popular tea bread is loaded with yummy spices and, as a bonus, is gluten-free. Save this one to share with your friends!
Zucchini-Spice Bread Recipe
Toasted Coconut-Strawberry Pancakes
These must-try pancakes are lightly flavored with coconut milk, adding that certain something that you're sure to love.
Toasted Coconut-Strawberry Pancakes Recipe