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Sweetened with white chocolate only, this rich, Middle Eastern-inspired panna cotta, from test kitchen assistant Phillip Basone, gets its distinctive floral aroma from an infusion of blistered cardamom.
This delicious and decorative holiday confection demonstrates the key to cooking with white chocolate: adding in a touch of water helps it keep its shape after cooling.
In this updated take on a classic French dessert, cream cheese adds stability and a pleasing tang, which balances the sweet white chocolate without overpowering it.
Copious amounts of crunchy, buttery macadamia nuts find their match in large, creamy white chocolate chunks in these classic American cookies.
One of Elvis's favorite sweets was the pound cake made by his childhood friend Janelle McComb. Every year at Christmas, she'd bake two loaves and bring them to Graceland.
The secret to this pie's especially bright color is the use of boiled sweet potatoes instead of baked.
Though cream cheese frosting is typically used nowadays on red velvet cake, classic whipped cream frosting makes for a more balanced sweetness.
For this striking two-toned dessert, alternating layers of snow-white and mahogany-brown spiced cakes are sandwiched with a rich, chocolate fudge icing and decorated with walnut halves.
This recipe, from Saveur executive editor Dana Bowen, calls for almond pastry filling in place of the almond paste typically used to make these cookies, for a lighter, moister result.
Cut into Christmas trees, wreaths, snowflakes, snowmen, candy canes, and every other holiday design imaginable, these are classic holiday treats in the U.S. The cookies themselves are pure buttery comfort, but when decorated with royal icing, sprinkles, dragées, and sanding sugar, they're elevated to cultural icons, beloved by children and grown-ups alike. Plus, they're almost as much fun to make as they are to eat.
When making these truffles, use supermarket-quality white chocolate, which has more stabilizers than expensive brands do and sets up better.
This double-crust pie has an intriguing tart-sweet flavor thanks to a splash of apple cider vinegar.
This quick and easy recipe can easily be doubled or tripled to satisfy a crowd.
Sometimes called cathedral candies, many versions of this popular sweet abound, including some rolled in sweetened shredded coconut.
The addition of butter gives these candies a silky sheen.
Rich, chewy and oh-so-delicious, these bars put convenience store candies to shame.
These lollipops can be flavored any way you like, but we chose cherry and lime in celebration of the holiday season.
This recipe comes from a friend of author Kelly Alexander. She decorated every party table with one of these cakes.
Something about the richness and varied flavor of these cookies seems to make them taste that much better when made big.
Baked Alaska first made its way into print in Fannie Farmer's 1896 Boston Cooking-School Cook Book, but the idea of baking ice cream inside cake and meringue had been around for much of the century.