Over-the-Top Dessert Recipes You Won't Be Able to Resist

These impressive desserts taste as outrageously good as they look.

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Tie-Dye Cheesecake

In love with the rainbow trend? Make an outrageous psychedelic cheesecake that's an ode to all the tie-dye of the 1960s.

Get the Recipe: Tie-Dye Cheesecake

Chocolate-Raspberry Waffle Cake

Chocolate cake batter gets waffled in this super-impressive layer cake filled with a pink raspberry cream and chocolate ganache. And it doesn't take as long to make as you'd think, so you can even serve the cake for a special breakfast.

Get the Recipe: Chocolate-Raspberry Waffle Cake

Giant Chocolate Lava Cake

You can't share a personal-sized lava cake — who would get those gooey middle bites? This super-size version's molten middle is made out of ice cream bars (!). Once scooped, the ice cream melds perfectly with the cake to make every bite melty and chocolaty.

Get the Recipe: Giant Chocolate Lava Cake

S'mores Doughnuts

Serve Ayesha Curry's inventive treats for dessert or breakfast — or better yet, eat them for both. We won't tell!

Get the Recipe: S'mores Doughnuts

Chocolate-Butterscotch Swirl Cheesecake

Decadent swirls of butterscotch and chocolate are a blondie lover's dream. Serve this at your next dinner party and your guests are sure to be impressed.

Get the Recipe: Chocolate-Butterscotch Swirl Cheesecake

Giant Peanut Butter Cup Cake

This oversized take on a classic candy only looks hard to pull off. The layers of creamy peanut butter, devil's food cake and a hard-chocolate shell are surprisingly manageable for even a novice baker.

Get the Recipe: Giant Peanut Butter Cup Cake

Over-the-Top Reese's Cheesecake

This epic cheesecake has everything an amazing dessert should: PB in almost every square inch. Cleverly placed candy and a swirled peanut butter filling make it happen.

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Fudgy Marbled Cheesecake Brownies

Try a new brownie mix-in...cheesecake! Use a wooden skewer, toothpick or the probe end of a digital thermometer for simple swirling.

Get the Recipe: Fudgy Marbled Cheesecake Brownies

Apple Pie a la Mode Sandwich Cookies

These bite-size ice cream sandwiches offer all the flavor of Mom's apple pie in a tiny package. Keep them in the freezer, and you can easily have this classic dessert anytime.

Get the Recipe: Apple Pie a la Mode Sandwich Cookies

Rolo-Stuffed Banana Poke Cake

Suprise! Your favorite chocolate-covered caramels are hidden inside in this banana and caramel poke cake.

Get the Recipe: Rolo-Stuffed Banana Poke Cake

Thin Mint Trifle

When Girl Scout cookie season comes, make sure to set aside one box for this trifle. Everybody's favorite chocolate-mint cookie is chopped up and cleverly snuck into the cake batter before being layered along with whipped cream and vanilla pudding.

Get the Recipe: Thin Mint Trifle

Shortcut Galaxy Cake

You can turn any cake into a trendy work of art. This shortcut version from Food Network Magazine takes just 10 minutes to create.

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Brownie Bottom Cheesecake

Classic cheesecake just got better thanks to a brownie crust. One bite and you'll know the two treats are a match made in dessert heaven.

Get the Recipe: Brownie Bottom Cheesecake

Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

A secret ingredient (saltines!) helps mimic the texture of the peanut butter filling in the store-bought version of this candy favorite.

Get the Recipe: Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

Grown Up Chocolate Malted Milkshake

Ayesha's malted milkshake has all of the ingredients of the classic, with one twist: coffee liqueur.

Get the Recipe: Grown-Up Chocolate Malted Milkshake

Churro Bowls

Based on the favorite Mexican treat, these sweet and crunchy bowls are not only the perfect vessel for your favorite filling, but you can eat the bowl too!

Get the Recipe: Churro Bowls

Cinnamon Roll Stuffed Pears

Ayesha's dessert is quick to prepare thanks to a tube of pre-made cinnamon rolls. Just 15 minutes of prep time and 20 minutes of baking means they can be done before you finish the dishes.

Get the Recipe: Cinnamon Roll-Stuffed Pears

Individual Caramel Cakes

Make Ree Drummond's personal cakes when you host a dinner party with guests who don't like to share.

Get the Recipe: Individual Caramel Cakes

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