Easy Coconut Cream Pie – It looks like a special-occasion dessert, but this scrumptious cream pie is so easy to make, you could whip it up any old time. It has just five ingredients and takes only 15 minutes to prep for the fridge. Hosting this year’s Labor Day party? This pie is perfect for serving to guests, featuring a tropical-flavored topping from toasted BAKER’S ANGEL FLAKE Coconut.
Grandma's chocolate pie Grandma’s Chocolate Pie ½ c. cocoa ¼ cup cornstarch 3 egg yolks 1 ½ c. sugar ¼ tsp. salt 2 c. milk 1 tsp. vanilla This recipe does not have meringue on it. You could make the meringue if you want. Mix cocoa, cornstarch, beaten egg yolks; sugar and salt and vanilla, then add milk gradually, while stirring in a pot over med-high heat. Cook until thick, beating it smooth. Pour into a pre-baked pie shell. Put in the fridge to chill
When it comes to our favorite holiday cookies, sometimes less is more and our easy shortbread cookies prove it. Less ingredients—these cookies only have four—and less work. Just mix the batter, cut out your cookies and bake. Come to think of it, their flavors are simple, too. Each batch will be buttery-sweet with that light, crumbly texture no easy shortbread cookie should be without.
Watching my mother cook from scratch, I hardly knew that anything was available "pre-made" until I'd left home. One of Mom's best desserts is her creamy old-fashioned coconut pie. A rich slice is true comfort food. —Mary McGuire, Graham, North Carolina
Finally, pie that really serves a crowd! This easy slab pie serves a dozen and lets you have your favorite fall flavors all in one treat (and share them, too). Everyone will love the deep dish-style pumpkin filling and crescent roll crust, and you’ll love how simple it is to make.