NEW Recipes from the August Issue

It's time to take it outside. We're sharing recipes that are best served al fresco with friends. Salute summer, from drinks to dessert, with the latest recipes from Better Homes and Gardens.

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Cherry Desserts

When you're indulging in a slice of cherry pie or a piece of cherry cobbler, life is, well, as sweet as a bowl of cherries. Whether you decide to stick with a classic or try something new, sweeten things up with a luscious cherry dessert.

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    • Cherry-Berry Pie

      Cherries and blackberries are a dream team of rich color and sweet-and-sour flavor. The juicy twosome pairs with orange peel for a fresh tasting cherry pie that's finished with a beautiful lattice crust.

    • Cherry Pinwheels

      Soft dough with a hint of lemon surrounds the lush cherry center of these fun pinwheel cookies. For even more flavor, add a splash of almond extract.

    • Chewy Cherry-Almond Bars

      Part oatmeal cookie, these easy cherry bars are nothing short of irresistible. The bars get their scrumptious chewiness thanks to a layer of cherry preserves between the crusts.

    • Cherry-Almond Vanilla Cupcakes

      A splash of cherry juice is a quick way to turn classic vanilla cupcakes into a fruity cherry cake. For the perfect finishing touch, what’s better than a cherry on top?

    • Lattice Cherry Pie

      Few things in life are sweeter than cherry pie, so why mess with perfection? Our cinnamon-spiced recipe is all about classic, from the juicy cherry filling to the easy-to-make lattice top.

    • Lattice Piecrust in 4 Easy Steps

      We get it: You love the look of lattice, but it just seems too complicated. Try our shortcuts for a pie that's just as gorgeous but twice as easy.

    • White Chocolate-Cherry Shortbread

      Crispy shortbread cookies get a totally delicious makeover with the help of chopped cherries in the dough and a white chocolate dip. Roll the edges in red and white sprinkles for a party-perfect touch.

    • Cherry Cobbler

      Warm and crumbly cinnamon-and-sugar biscuits top our easy cherry cobbler recipe that can be made with fresh or frozen cherries. We think the cherry cobbler tastes best when served warm with a dollop of ice cream.

    • Cherry Gelato

      Store-bought ice cream will be a distant memory when you scoop up a bowl of creamy, homemade gelato. With a rich and refreshing blend of dark cherry, orange, and almond flavors, this chilly cherry dessert is sure to be a warm-weather favorite.

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      Cherry Crumble Pie Bars

      Each bite of these gooey cherry pie bars is bursting with tart cherries, lemon zest, and a hint of almond. With 32 servings per batch, everyone can have a slice of the pie.

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      Cherry Flower Power Cake

      The only thing sweeter than the flowers on this cake is the cherry-packed flavor. The fruity infusion is easy -- just add cherry juice to the frosting and batter.

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      Tart Cherry Sauce

      Balance your dessert palate with a spoonful of our tart cherry sauce on top of ice cream or a rich chocolate dessert. A tablespoon of orange liqueur gives the sauce some extra zing.

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      Cherry-Almond Meringue Cookies

      Airy almond-flavor meringue cookies are the perfect match for a sweet spoonful of cherry preserves. Sprinkle these cute cookies with powdered sugar for a pretty party treat.

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      Creamy Cherry Cobbler with Pound Cake Topper

      Crumbled pound cake and a drizzle of butter top off this decadent cherry-and-cream cheese cobbler. The key to its warm, bubbly filling is 25 minutes on the grill.

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      Almond-Chocolate-Cherry Cookies

      Dotted with crisp sliced almonds and sweet dried cherries, our chocolate-and-cherry cookies are sure to be a new favorite, especially when you taste the irresistible drizzle of almond-infused chocolate glaze.

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      Coconut, Cherry, and Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

      Perk up a lunch bag or a dessert table with this wholesome oatmeal cookie recipe. We amped up the classic recipe with chewy dried cherries, coconut, and crunchy chopped walnuts.

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      Sour Cherry Pie

      If you love a sweet-tart combo, get ready to fall head over heels for this cherry pie recipe. Sour cherries and cranberries balance sweet almond and vanilla flavors for a pie you won’t want to leave on the windowsill.

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      Candied Cherry Opera Fudge

      With its creamy texture and bites of sugary candied cherries, this fudge recipe is a gift worth giving (or keeping). Making fudge takes a watchful eye, but if you're up for the challenge, the results are totally sweet.

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      Banana Desserts: 21 Recipes You'll Go Bananas For

      Want a way to shake up those classic dessert recipes? Look no further than the overripe bananas on your kitchen counter. The banana is a versatile fruit that can be transformed into almost any dessert. So whether you prefer banana cake, banana pudding, or even banana ice cream, we've got 21 banana dessert recipes to try!
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