Toppings & Spreads

Dry toast, blah bagels, plain-Jane pancakes -- all breakfasts can be improved with a fresh topping or spread. Browse our best fruit spreads and tasty toppings that wake up your boring old breakfast.

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Pomegranate Cherry-Berry Compote
Grab fresh berries, cherries, and pomegranate juice, and you've got almost everything you need to make this dessert compote. It's great on ice cream, cheesecake, chocolate cake, and just about every dessert.
Blackberry-Lime Dessert Sauce
The beauty of this homemade blackberry sauce is that its deliciousness comes from just three ingredients (four if you count water). Once it's done, it's perfect for topping vanilla custard, ice cream, and pudding, or for layering into a parfait.
Spiced Nectarines and Raspberries
When you combine two of summer's best fruits into one delicious sauce, the result tastes amazing on just about any dessert. It can certainly replace other syrups for your ice cream, and it's also delicious drizzled over a slice of pound cake.
Lower-Sugar Dutch Apple Preserves
This recipe tastes just like apple pie! Luckily, you can indulge in this lower-sugar recipe guilt-free.
Berry-Serrano Pepper Jelly
Turn up the heat with this sweet and spicy jam recipe. Try it for a snack, or open a jar for an appetizer with cheese and crackers.
Berry-Chia Seed Jam
Rating: Unrated 2
This homemade jam recipe is perfect for smearing on bagels or spreading on toast. Best of all, this easy jam recipe is ready in just 30 minutes.

More Toppings & Spreads

Cowboy Bacon-Shallot Jam
This delicious bacon jam is perfect on toast, or anything that needs a burst of savory flavor.
Lavender Butter
Smear this luscious butter over fresh biscuits or scones.
Mexican Bread Pudding

Satisfy your sweet tooth with this Mexican bread pudding recipe. Cinnamon, cloves, dark rum and pecan syrup infuse each bite of this cinnamon bread pudding with warm flavors that are reminiscent of fall.