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Elegant Desserts You Can Make At Home

Laura Lee
Jun 30, 2020

Ah, the joys of baking! Who doesn’t love filling the house with the smell of freshly baked cakes and goodies? We really can’t think of anyone. Whether you’re hosting guests for dinner or just want to bake a special surprise for your kids, there are several dessert recipes that are simply bound to impress. Here are some timeless desserts which are truly no-fail – and truly delectable.

Tiramisu

tiramisu

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Tiramisu is one of those desserts that most of us only get to indulge in when we’re out at a nice restaurant. Those ladyfingers biscuits dipped in coffee sandwiched in between thick layers of cream are absolutely to die for. Luckily, this is a dessert you can actually enjoy from the comfort of your own home. The recipe for tiramisu is surprisingly simple, but the gorgeous result makes it look like you put in some extra effort.

Creme Brulee

creme brulee

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Some desserts are perfect for a regular Tuesday night dinner. Ice cream and brownies are examples of desserts in that category. And we love those regular old classic desserts. However, there are some desserts which are simply a level above, and should probably be reserved for occasions that are a bit fancier. If you’re looking to impress, look no further than the creme brulee.

Lemon Tart

lemon tart

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Sometimes we’re in the mood for a dessert that’s a little more sweet than sour. It happens. Usually, after we’ve had a little too much chocolate over the weekend. For these occasions, there is no better dessert to satisfy your sweet & sour craving than the humble lemon tart. Not only is this dessert incredibly delicious, but it also photographs beautifully.