Life without dessert is a miserable one, don't you think?
We all need a little sweetness in our lives to bring us some joy especially on cold winter nights which is when I think desserts are best enjoyed.
I've literally never found a dessert that I didn't like so I'll eat almost anyone but on this page I've included ideas for 15 comfort food dessert recipes that are really special and worth trying.
15 Comfort Food Dessert Recipes
I hope you enjoy these comfort food dessert recipes as much as I do.
Sure, you might not be able to eat them every day but as a once a week treat then why not.
Salted Caramel Cups
Who doesn't love Salted Caramel? Anyone? Didn't think so...
Delicious baked salted caramel cups will melt in your mouth and put a smile on your face, and they are so easy to make.
Honestly, you can bake Salted Caramel Cups in about 30 minutes max including prep time.
Cinnamon Pumpkin Doughnuts
If you usually never so much as look at a Pumpkin outside of Halloween then you might think this is an odd sounding combination but the sweetness of the pumpkin mixed with the cinnamon and dough is actually delicious.
Alternatively try Baked Thai Buttermilk Doughnuts if you prefer or if you don't enjoy Cinnamon Pumpkin Doughnuts.
Or if you're really feeling adventurous then Maple Bacon Glazed Doughnuts for a savory and sweet option that's perfect for breakfast.
Spiced Carrot Cake With Cheese Frosting
Carrot cake can be slightly bland to some peoples pallet and I totally get that however add some cheese frosting and it gives the slightly dry and bland taste of a carrot cake a whole new taste profile, and gives Spiced Carrot Cake With Cheese frosting a whole new level.
Cereal Milk Cupcakes
Take your favourite cereal, I like Fruit Loops for this personally, add cereal milk and add to a traditional cupcake recipe and what do you get?
A dessert so scrumptious you'll want to eat it for breakfast, they are known as cereal milk cupcakes.
And all breakfast need a coffee on the side...
If you love meringues and love coffee then combine the two for a delicious breakfast treat that's a little on the sweet side so not something you'll want to eat daily but nice once in a while it's OK to eat a coffee meringue for breakfast.
Delicious with an Espresso or if you prefer a milky drink a Latte.
- Hardcover Book
- Miglore, Kristen (Author)
- English (Publication Language)
- 288 Pages - 09/04/2018 (Publication Date) - Ten Speed Press (Publisher)
- Package Content: Our package includes 180 items, of which 60 5.4 oz plastic dessert cups, 60 plastic lids and 60 plastic spoons, enough to meet most of your daily needs. Please refer to the product description below for the specific size.
- Quality Material: Made of food grade materials, these dessert cups with lids are BPA free with no odor, which can be safely used. With the durable plastic material, they can be reused continuously without worrying about wear and tear.
- Modern Design: Adopted simple and generous modern design, our clear plastic dessert cups are suitable for displaying your delicious finger food. Each dessert cup comes with a lid and spoon, which is convenient to take away, and the lid is a great way to protect food from staining and keep it fresh.
- Recyclable Cup: You can throw those parfait cups with lids away when the party is over or you can wash them for your next use, and the cups can be stacked up for easy storage and space saving.
- Wide Application: With a capacity of 5.4oz, our square mini dessert cup is a good personal dessert container that can be used as a dessert or appetizer cup for various parties, such as Christmas parties, baby shower, weddings, birthday parties, etc.
- Amazon Kindle Edition
- Sax, Richard (Author)
- English (Publication Language)
- 688 Pages - 11/09/2010 (Publication Date) - Mariner Books (Publisher)
- Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
- Alex Macqueen, Rebecca Lacey, David Schaal (Actors)
- Michael Yanny (Director) - Adam Baroukh & Michael Yanny (Writer) - Adam Baroukh (Producer)
- English (Playback Language)
- English (Subtitle)
- 【High Quality Material Make Great Cake Stand】Made of high quality metal which is durable and safe. Painted in a food safe water-based gold color paint and brushed with an antique style finish that will never fade or rust!Gorgeous, durable and safe to use.
- 【Exquisite Set Suit for All Your Need】The Package Include:1* two tier cake tray with diameter 10"and 8" ; 14.6" long and 10.6" wide lace rectangular cake pan*1; 1 * Lace edge cake stand with the diameter 10"；1 Lace edge round display pan with the diameter 10".
- 【Multi-functional Cake Stand Set】The perfect choice for any celebration! This elegant cake stand set is perfect to showcase your favorite cakes and desserts at any wedding, birthday party, baby shower, anniversary, quinceanera, afternoon tea, and any other event or special occasion. These cake stands are also excellent choice for gifts too!
- 【Easy to Assemble and Clean】When assembling the stand, it is simply screw on the plate to the base，and the same for the cake tray. For cleaning, use a wet cloth to wipe the surface when needed. Not dishwasher, oven or microwave safe.
- 【Excellent Craftsmanship，Assured after Sale】Professional manufacturers make premium quality,specialized sellers provide you with perfect after-sales serve.If you have any concerns, please contact us, we will try our best to help you.
Decadent Smores Layer Cake
There's nothing more enjoyable than smores so adding smores to a cake...food heaven!
You layer the Smores up into a cake, and voila!
Ice Cream From The Ice Cream Maker
I recently bought an ice cream maker and I've loved every second of it plus the home made ice cream is so rich, creamy, and milky compared to even the most luxurious store bought stuff, so worth it!
If you haven't tried homemade ice cream then it's worth considering purchasing an ice cream maker.
Just think of all the delicious combos like warm apple pie with homemade ice cream!
Dessert Frequently Asked Questions
What's the most popular dessert in the world?
Stick Toffee Pudding, according to PreparedPantry, which is a fruit cake covered in toffee sauce.
What is the healthiest dessert?
Anything that goes easy on the sugar and butter content should be healthier plus fruit based desserts where you're getting your vitamin content too.
What's the simplest dessert to make?
Ice cream and fruit or cupcakes because they require minimal to no prep yet are still very satisfying.
Enjoy These 15 Comfort Food Dessert Recipe Ideas
I hope you've enjoyed my ideas for these 15 comfort food dessert recipes as much as I've enjoyed writing about them and eating them (OK no one has enjoyed it THAT much!).
Whether it be the Black Forest Waffles, the Salted Caramel Cups, The Cinnamon & Pumpkin Doughnuts, Cereal Milk Cupcakes, Coffee Meringues, Smores Layer Cakes or the homemade ice cream, these are all delicious.
Most of them can be put into the fridge and will last for a few days if you can't eat them all immediately.
I also enjoy eating these with a cup of tea in the evening/
Let me know which you've decided to make for yourself.
Last update on 2021-09-26 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API