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Christmas Desserts

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The 12 Cakes of Christmas

Bake one of these favorite holiday cakes—from gingerbread to English Walnut Cake to Black Forest Cake—or make the full dozen!

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How to Make Cheesecake

Professional pastry chefs bake cheesecakes in a water bath. This gentle method ensures that the cake won't darken, soufflé or crack.

Perfect Pies

Don't let pastry intimidate you! Homemade crusts are the best kind. Learn how to make flaky pastry, lattice tops, meringues and more.


How to Bake Perfect Cookies

Some Christmas cookies should be crisp and delicate, while others ought to be chewy and tender.

Molten Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Sauce

Find more tips for Christmas desserts.

Still looking for ideas? Browse our collection of articles. Learn how to dress up any sweet treat in our Dessert Garnishes article.

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