5 Recipes to Make This Weekend

Italian Date Night

Italian Date Night

Photo by: Con Poulos

Con Poulos

Weekends were made for baking. It’s the perfect time to master a recipe for a sweet treat (or two!) to last you through Sunday night’s TV lineup. This time swap your usual dessert for a recipe you’ve never tried before. You’ll add something new to your repertoire – and who knows, it might become your next go-to.

Tiramisu Layer Cake (pictured above)

Reinvent the classic Italian dessert into something for a dinner party with friends. This shareable four-layer cake feeds 10, but we won’t tell if you keep an extra piece for yourself.

A Year In Cupcakes

A Year In Cupcakes

Photo by: Ryan Dausch

Ryan Dausch

There’s never a wrong time to make cupcakes. To master rainbow layers simply layer different colored cake mixes in paper liners and bake until the tops spring back when gently pressed.

Party Feature_ My Favorite Pie

Party Feature_ My Favorite Pie

Photo by: Ryan Liebe ©Ryan Liebe — 2016

Ryan Liebe, Ryan Liebe — 2016

Feeding a crowd? Opt for this 11-by-17-inch slab pie. Mixed nuts give the filling plenty of texture and semisweet chocolate adds some decadence.

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Photo by: RYAN DAUSCH

RYAN DAUSCH

We won’t blame you if you indulge in this citrusy cake for breakfast, dessert and a snack. It’s satisfying any time of day. Make it Friday night when you need to wind down and watch it disappear by Sunday.

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Food Stylist: Brett Kurzweil

Photo by: Lisa Shin ©Lisa Shin Photography, Inc.

Lisa Shin, Lisa Shin Photography, Inc.

Brownies are a no-fail weekend favorite, and with nearly 500 reviews, this five-star recipe will hit the spot. This batch is made better with a layer of flavor inspired by Rocky Road ice cream.

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