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Willow Bird Baking Recipe Index
CHEESECAKES

(See the Willow Bird Baking Cheesecake Video Tutorial)
Coffee Cookie Dough Fudge Cheesecake
Caramel Fudge Brownie Cheesecake
Red Velvet Cheesecake
Rich Ice Cream and Coffee Cheesecake
Birthday Cake Cheesecake
Chocolate Peanut Butter Bliss Cheesecake
Milnot Cheesecake Cheesecake
Clementine Mousse Cheesecake
German Chocolate Cheesecake
Brown Butter Pumpkin Cake Cheesecake with Salted Caramel
Sticky Toffee Pudding Cheesecake
Key Lime Pie Cheesecake with Sky-High Meringue
Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Squares
Strawberry Lemonade Cheesecake Bars

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CAKES & COBBLERS

Salted Caramel Chocolate Trifle
Honeybun Cake with Caramel Sauce
Browned Butter Pumpkin Croquemcake with White Chocolate Chai Mousse
Bright, Fun Blackberry Trifle
One-Skillet Gooey Pumpkin Cookie Cake
Pumpkin Streusel Swirled Cream Cheese Pound Cake
Dobos Torte
Lemon Blueberry Cake
Cream Cheese Pound Cake with Caramel Frosting and Spiced Apples
Barefoot Contessa’s Carrot Pineapple Cake
Gâteau aux Noix
Ugly as Sin Coconut Cake
Clementine Cake
Chocolate Sheet Cake (a.k.a. MIFSCOL)
Oatmeal Cake with Broiled Icing
A&P Spanish Bar Cake
Toasted Almond Cake with Mascarpone Cream and Amarena Cherries
Lemon Raspberry Cake
Lemon Triumph Cake
Angelic Cherry Mousse Cloud Cake with Mascarpone Whipped Cream
Drenched Lemon Loaf Cake
Caramelized Banana Upside-Down Coconut Cake & Coconut Whipped Cream
Thick Chocolate Cake with a Big Red (Velvet!) Heart
Tres Leches Coconut Cake Trifle
Pumpkin Oat Snack Cake with Broiled Coconut Icing
Pure Insanity: Pumpkin Oatmeal Cake Ice Cream Sundae
Gooey Chocolate Skillet Cake Ice Cream Sundae
Make-Ahead Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Cranberry Pecan Streusel
Cranberry Orange Pecan Cake (vegan)
Gooey Butter Strawberry Shortcake
Moist Fluffy Coconut Cake
Brown Butter Gooey Butter Spice Cake with Sparkling Cranberries and Cream
Boozy Icebox Cake
White Sheet Cake with Fluffy Whipped Icing
Bailey’s Hazelnut Chocolate Tiramisu
“Trashy” Krispy Kreme Doughnut & Coffee Tiramisu
The Ultimate Moist, Fluffy, Ridiculous Coconut Cake
Flan Tres Leches Cake
Spiked Biscoff Cookie Icebox Cake
Biscoff Spread Gooey Butter Cake
Limoncello-Spiked Shortbread Icebox Cake with Fresh Raspberries
Chocolate Coconut Cream Cake
Lemon Raspberry Gooey Butter Cake
Easy Homemade Peach Cobbler
Quick and Easy Sour Cream Apple Kuchen
Chocolate Poke Cake with Whipped Coconut Icing
Pumpkin Tres Leches Cake
Brown Butter Pecan Gooey Butter Cake with Spiked Whipped Cream
The Ultimate Gooey Caramel Brownie Mug Cake Sundae
Skinny Mini Coconut Cakes
Coconut Pudding Spoon Cake
Cherry Icebox Birthday Cake
Bailey’s Mint Oreo Icebox Cake
Intense Chocolate Mocha Cake
Strawberry Doughnut Cake
Chocolate Doughnut Cake
Chai Cake with Swiss Meringue Buttercream
Hot Raspberry Cake with Vanilla Ice Cream
Easy Carrot Cake with Whipped Icing
Easy Coconut Sheet Cake with Whipped Coconut Icing
No-Bake Coconut Icebox Cake

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PASTRIES & BREADS

Fresh Cheese Bread
Overnight Yeast Rolls
Homemade Puff Pastry and Vol-au-vents
Pumpkin Cheesecake Bread Pudding
Vegan Pumpkin Walnut Bread
Blueberry Walnut Bread
Homemade Buttery Croissants and Pains au Chocolat (Phototutorial)
Buttermilk Cranberry Scones
Individual Cranberry & Pecan Croissant Bread Pudding
Heart-Shaped Palmiers
Quick Rosemary, Fig, and Goat Cheese Tart
Quick and Easy Beer Bread
Heart-Shaped Palmiers
Pumpkin Spice Pull-Apart Bread with Butter Rum Glaze
Apple Cinnamon Monkey Bread Sundaes
Raspberry Almond Braid
Blueberry Cream Cheese Almond Braid
Pumpkin Pecan Streusel Breakfast Braid
Cinnamon Sparkled Pastry Stix with Egg Nog Glaze
Brie En Croute with Figs & Rosemary
My Favorite Pie Crust Dough
Chocolatey Red Velvet Pull-Apart Bread with Cream Cheese Glaze
Sweet Tater & Chorizo Hand Tarts
Savory Sweet Potato & Chorizo “Cinnamon Rolls”
Buttery Coconut & Almond Morning Buns
Blueberry Scones with Maple Glaze
Anthony’s Cinnamon & Walnut Zucchini Bread (gluten-free adaptation included)
“Magic” Chocolate, Coconut, and Pecan Pastry Braid
Lemon Cheesecake Morning Buns
Buttery Coconut Almond Pull-Apart Bread (with Heavenly Coconut Cream Glaze)
Almond Scones with Raspberry Jam and Clotted Cream
Dutch Roomboter Banketstaaf (Flaky Pastry with Almond Filling)
Buttery Almond-Filled Morning Buns
Raspberry Cheesecake Morning Buns
Gooey Turtle Brownie Sticky Buns

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CUPCAKES

Blueberry Lemon Cheesecake Cupcakes
Strawberry Jam Cupcakes
Paula Deen’s Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting
Peach Cobbler Cupcakes
Peach Lemon Cupcakes
Ferrero Rocher Cupcakes — Version 1.0
Ferrero Rocher Cupcakes — Version 2.0
Reese’s Cup Cupcakes
Lemon Burst Fairycakes
Mango Raspberry Rosecakes
Chocolate Cheesecake Stuffed Cupcakes with Ganache
Plum and Cream Mini Tortes
Clementine Burst Cupcakes
Ice Cream Cupcakes
Chocolate Birds’ Nests Cupcake Toppers
Banana Coconut Cream Easter Cupcakes
Chocolate Pistachio Cream Cupcakes
Banana Split Cupcakes
Creamsicle Cupcakes
Strawberry & Cream Cupcakes
Apple Cinnamon Cream Cupcakes
Fauxstess Cupcakes
Skinny Mini Coconut Cakes

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COOKIES & BARS

Quick and Easy Peanut Butter Cookies
Chunky Peanut, Chocolate, and Cinnamon Cookies (freezing instructions included)
Milano Cookies
Mallows
Jack-O’-Lantern (Pumpkin Spice) Whoopie Pies
Cardamom Pumpkin Macarons
Macarons with Cream Cheese Buttercream and Strawberry Jam
Macarons with Rich Chocolate Ganache
Cannoli
Cinnamon Roll Cookies
Homemade Graham Crackers
Nanaimo Bars
Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Squares
Lemon Madeleines with Mango and Raspberry Curd
Marbled Chocolate Cheesecake Brownies
Magic Bars
Lemon Blueberry Crumble Bars
Carrot Cake Sandwich Cookies with Honey Cardamom Cream Cheese
Chocolate Birds’ Nests Cupcake Toppers
Deep Fried Cake Batter Cookie Dough
Cake Batter Cookie Dough Truffles
Three Eggless (safe to eat) Cookie Doughs
Coffee Mousse Filled Double Chocolate Chunk Cookie Sandwiches
Soft Sugar Cookies for Decorating
Gooey S’mores Bars
Gooey Cookies & Cream Bars
Easy Sopapilla Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars
Pumpkin Cheesecake Stuffed Snickerdoodles
Thyme Orange Cranberry Shortbread Cookies
Sweet Orange Florentines
Lemon Raspberry Squares
Elvis Presley Bars (Peanut Butter Banana Bacon Bars – with a vegetarian variation!)
Brown Butter Cookie Dough Pretzel Bars
Chocolate & Coconut Cream Pie Bars
Malted Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bars
Gingersnap Cheesecake Stuffed Snickerdoodles
Chocolate & Pretzel Cereal Treats
Rosemary Thumbprints with Clementine Curd
Pimiento Cheese Cookies
Cookie Butter Cookies
Spiked Biscoff Cookie Icebox Cake
Limoncello-Spiked Shortbread Icebox Cake with Fresh Raspberries
Cherry Lemon Rosemary Shortbread Cookies
Strawberry Lemonade Cheesecake Bars
Gooey Carmelitas
Toasted Pecan Shortbread with Spiked Toffee Sauce
Spiked Mocha Mousse Bars
Coconut Cream Pie Bars
Lemon Cream Pie Bars
French Silk Pie Bars
Strawberry Coconut Cream Pie Bars
Shortbreads with Dark Chocolate Frosting

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ICE CREAM

Ice Cream Cupcakes
Fruity Pebble Strawberry Ice Cream Sundaes
Brown Sugar Pop-Tart Ice Cream Sundaes
Pure Insanity: Pumpkin Oatmeal Cake Ice Cream Sundae
Gooey Chocolate Skillet Cake Ice Cream Sundae
Brûléed Twinkie Ice Cream Sundae

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ICEBOX CAKES

Spiked Biscoff Cookie Icebox Cake
Boozy Icebox Cake
Bailey’s Mint Oreo Icebox Cake
Limoncello-Spiked Shortbread Icebox Cake with Fresh Raspberries
Cherry Icebox Birthday Cake
No-Bake Coconut Icebox Cake

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SMALL BITES & OTHER

Chocolate Pavlovas with Chocolate Mascarpone Mousse
Caramel Cream Croquembouche (mounted cream puffs)
Black & White Croquembouche
Pink Ice Petit Fours
Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles
Gulab Jamun (with caramelized bananas)
Assorted Donut Muffins
Banana Coconut Cream Mini-Cakes
Assorted Truffles in Chocolate Bowl
Homemade Marshmallows
Maple Bacon Doughnuts
Coffee Mousse Filled Doughnuts
Mini Doughnuts for Your Coffee Cup
Three Eggless (safe to eat) Cookie Doughs
Chocolate Birds’ Nests Cupcake Toppers
Deep Fried Cake Batter Cookie Dough
Cake Batter Cookie Dough Truffles
Straw-Raspberry Basil Fruit Leather
Sweet and Spicy Pickled Grapes with Goat Cheese
Apple Cinnamon Monkey Bread Sundaes
Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Truffles
Biscoff Spread Sandy Buddies (Cinnamon Muddy Buddies!)
Shortbreads with Dark Chocolate Frosting

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PIES, TARTS, & PIE BARS

My Favorite Pie Crust Dough
Peach Crisp Pie
Red Berry Pie — Version 1.0
Red Berry Pie — Version 2.0
Mini-Pies: Pumpkin, Peach Crisp, and Sour Cream Apple
Chocolate Whipped Cream Tart
Bittersweet Chocolate Whipped Cream Tart served with pretzels
Raspberry Cream Cheese Tart
Fresh Blueberry Pie (with vodka crust)
Coconut Cream Tart
Chocolate Mousse Pie
Strawberry Sour Cream Pie
Easy Apple Puff Pastry Tarts with Almond Whipped Cream
Mini Apple Pies with Cheddar Crusts
Quick Rosemary, Fig, and Goat Cheese Tart
(Freshly Picked!) Strawberry Cream Pie
Itsy Bitsy Berry Cream Pies
Almost No-Bake Peanut Butter Pie
Strawberry Coconut Cream Pie
Pumpkin Cheesecake Pillow Popovers
Baked Caramel Apple Cheesecake Dumplings
Coconut Cloud Fruit Dip
Cherry Icebox Birthday Cake
Coconut Cream Pie Bars
Lemon Cream Pie Bars
French Silk Pie Bars
Strawberry Coconut Cream Pie Bars
Chocolate & Coconut Cream Pie Bars
Strawberry Pop-Tart Pie

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CAKE BALlS & POPS

Chocolate Chickie Cake Balls
Giant Oreo and Red Velvet Kisses
Oreo Truffle Snowmen
Valentine’s Red Velvet and Oreo Truffles in Heart-Shaped Box
Strawberry Cheesecake Stuffed Amaretto Cake Pops on Pretzel Sticks (with video tutorial)
Banana Split Cake Pops
Strawberry Cake Pops
Red Velvet Cheesecake-Stuffed Cake Balls

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CUPFAKES

Meatloaf Cupfakes
Cheddar Chive and Bacon Cupfakes with Avocado Frosting
Deep Dish Pizza Cupfakes
No-Bake Fruity Cereal Treat Cupfakes

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BEVERAGES

Sparkling Strawberry Lemonade
Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade
Homemade Hot Chocolate with Marshmallows
Salted Caramel Mocha Hot Chocolate
Raspberry Lemonade Champagne Smash
Fantastic Mimosas
Red Wine Summer Sangria (and Sangria Slushies!)

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CAST IRON SKILLET

One-Skillet Gooey Pumpkin Cookie Cake
Gooey Chocolate Skillet Cake Ice Cream Sundae
Chocolate Coconut Cream Cake
Quick Tomato Baked Eggs Skillet Supper
Gooey “German” Pumpkin Skillet Cake
End of Summer Berry Cobbler
Strawberry Cobbler with Lemon Cream
Gooey Butter Strawberry Shortcake
Brown Butter Pecan Gooey Butter Cake with Spiked Whipped Cream
Brown Butter Gooey Butter Spice Cake with Sparkling Cranberries and Cream
Biscoff Spread Gooey Butter Cake
Lemon Raspberry Gooey Butter Cake
Hot Raspberry Cake with Vanilla Ice Cream
Strawberry Pop-Tart Pie

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SAVORY

Roast Chicken and Onion Jam Panini
Sweet Potato Fries with Basil Salt and Garlic Mayonnaise
Taco Stuffed Crescent Rolls
Pulled Pork Sandwiches
Creamy Coleslaw
Summer Bean Salad
Spicy Peach and Cucumber Salsa
Apple, Brie, and Toasted Pecan Panini
Cucumber Tea Sandwiches
Smoked Salmon Tea Sandwiches
Cream of Mushroom Soup with Crispy Leeks
Soft Pretzel Dogs (an homage to Auntie Anne’s!)
Quick and Easy Beer Bread
World’s Best Grilled Cheese (Sharp Cheddar & Caramelized Onions on Beer Bread)
Pretty Italian Pressed Sandwiches
Cheap Taco Pockets
Naked Vegan Tacos with Corn Relish & Cilantro-Lime Slaw
Garlicky Peanut Noodles with Crunchy Vegetables
Fresh Open-Faced California Sandwich
Oven Baked Macaroni and Cheese
Classic Italian Lasagna (freezing instructions included)
Mexican Lasagna (freezing instructions included)
Creamy Chicken and Green Chile Enchiladas
Mexican Sausage Rice
Billion Cheese Ravioli with Red Pepper Pancetta Sauce
Homemade Heart-Shaped Ravioli in Red Sauce
Pioneer Woman’s Creamy Macaroni and Cheese
Pasta Carbonara
Meatloaf Cupfakes
Cheddar Chive and Bacon Cupfakes with Avocado Frosting
Deep Dish Pizza Cupfakes
Fresh Cheese Bread
Overnight Yeast Rolls
Tumbleweed Burger
Fancy Roast Beef Sliders
Fig, Prosciutto, and Arugula Pizza
Old-Fashioned Burger Stand Burgers & Easy French Fries
Chili-Lime Roasted Chickpeas
Deconstructed Margherita Pizza Bites
Southern Pimento Cheese with Lavash Crackers
Heart-Shaped Palmiers
Sweet and Spicy Pickled Grapes with Goat Cheese
Quick Rosemary, Fig, and Goat Cheese Tart
Bright Pepper Jelly
Winter Breakfast Chili Over Eggs in Sourdough Bowls
Healthy Roasted Tomato and Onion Bread Soup
Pork Bulgogi Bāozi (Steamed Korean BBQ Buns)
Cheeseburger Bāozi (Steamed Cheeseburger Stuffed Buns)
Poppy Seed Ham & Swiss Slider Melts
Hasselback Sweet Potatoes with Orange Rosemary Butter & Goat Cheese
Twice Baked Cranberry & Pancetta Sweet Potatoes with Balsamic Glaze
Sweet Tater & Chorizo Hand Tarts
Savory Sweet Potato & Chorizo “Cinnamon Rolls”
Eggs à l’Oignon
Crispy Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Basil Salt and Lemon Garlic Dipping Sauce
Shredded Wheat (or Weetabix) Breakfast Scramble
Sausage & Toast Breakfast Strata in Baked Tomatoes
Spaghetti Squash Baked “Pasta” Boats
Roasted Carrots and Asparagus with Garlic-Lemon Aioli
Breakfast Stuffed Mushrooms (Portobellos Stuffed with a Leek and Gruyère Scramble)
Rustic Pizza Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
Lasagna Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
How to Make Perfect, Easy-to-Peel Hard Boiled Eggs
Lobster Roll Salad
Easy Taco Grilled Mini Pizzas
Smoked Pulled Pork Sandwiches with Sweet Coleslaw
Sausage and Thyme Stuffed Mushrooms
Sausage & Corn Chile Con Queso Taco Ring
Hot Sausage & Tomatoes Over Fried Polenta
Warm Chickpea Salad with Shallots & Red Wine Vinaigrette
Spicy Pumpkin Soup with Croutons and Crispy Fried Onions
Light and Healthy Cabbage Soup (with Easy Cheese Toasts)
The Ultimate Sausage Breakfast Buns
Easy, Healthy Couscous Tabbouleh
Insane Chili Cheese Dip
Sassy Sausage Breakfast Pie
The Best Macaroni Salad Ever
Sundried Tomato Pasta Salad
The Perfect Grilled Cheese: Open Faced Chili Grilled Cheese with a Runny Egg
Easy Cheesy Artichoke Dip in a Baguette
Open-Faced Sausage Sliders on Rosemary Waffles
Radishes with Whipped Butter, Anchovy, and Parsley
Fresh Summer Pasta with Plugra Ricotta Sauce
Smoked Salmon and Whitefish Salad Melts
Taco Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

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BREAKFAST

Baked Eggs with Salsa and Toast Points
Eggs in a French Toast Basket
Carrot Cake Waffles
Banana Nut Bread Waffles
Raspberry Almond Braid
Blueberry Cream Cheese Almond Braid
Pecan Maple Bacon Pancakes
Strawberry Walnut Ricotta Muffins
Santa Fe Breakfast Bake
Buttermilk Cranberry Scones
48 Homemade Breakfast Cereals
Blueberry Stuffed French Toast Bowls
Pizzas Benedict
Maple Bacon Doughnuts
Coffee Mousse Filled Doughnuts
The “Just Trust Me” Fried Bologna Breakfast Doughnutwich
Sassy Sausage & Hash Brown Breakfast Bake
Pumpkin Pecan Streusel Breakfast Braid
Shredded Wheat (or Weetabix) Breakfast Scramble
Sausage & Toast Breakfast Strata in Baked Tomatoes
Eggs à l’Oignon
Winter Breakfast Chili Over Eggs in Sourdough Bowls
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Croque Madame
Croque Madame French Toast Cups
Blueberry Scones with Maple Glaze
Make-Ahead Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Cranberry Pecan Streusel
Buttery Coconut & Almond Morning Buns
Lemon Cheesecake Morning Buns
Breakfast Stuffed Mushrooms (Portobellos Stuffed with a Leek and Gruyère Scramble)
Almond Scones with Raspberry Jam and Clotted Cream
The Ultimate Sausage Breakfast Buns
Fantastic Mimosas
Sassy Sausage Breakfast Pie
The Perfect Grilled Cheese: Open Faced Chili Grilled Cheese with a Runny Egg

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LUNCH

Roast Chicken and Onion Jam Panini
Sweet Potato Fries with Basil Salt and Garlic Mayonnaise
Taco Stuffed Crescent Rolls
Pulled Pork Sandwiches
Creamy Coleslaw
Summer Bean Salad
Spicy Peach and Cucumber Salsa
Apple, Brie, and Toasted Pecan Panini
Cucumber Tea Sandwiches
Smoked Salmon Tea Sandwiches
Cream of Mushroom Soup with Crispy Leeks
Soft Pretzel Dogs (an homage to Auntie Anne’s!)
World’s Best Grilled Cheese (Sharp Cheddar & Caramelized Onions on Beer Bread)
Pretty Italian Pressed Sandwiches
Cheap Taco Pockets
Naked Vegan Tacos with Corn Relish & Cilantro-Lime Slaw
Garlicky Peanut Noodles with Crunchy Vegetables
Fresh Open-Faced California Sandwich
Crispy Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Basil Salt and Lemon Garlic Dipping Sauce
Poppy Seed Ham & Swiss Slider Melts
Healthy Roasted Tomato and Onion Bread Soup
Spaghetti Squash Baked “Pasta” Boats
Roasted Carrots and Asparagus with Garlic-Lemon Aioli
Breakfast Stuffed Mushrooms (Portobellos Stuffed with a Leek and Gruyère Scramble)
Rustic Pizza Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
Lasagna Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
Sausage and Thyme Stuffed Mushrooms
Warm Chickpea Salad with Shallots & Red Wine Vinaigrette
Shrimp and Grits (with Creamy White Cheddar Grits)
Spicy Pumpkin Soup with Croutons and Crispy Fried Onions
Light and Healthy Cabbage Soup (with Easy Cheese Toasts)
Easy, Healthy Couscous Tabbouleh
The Best Macaroni Salad Ever
Sundried Tomato Pasta Salad
The Perfect Grilled Cheese: Open Faced Chili Grilled Cheese with a Runny Egg
Open-Faced Sausage Sliders on Rosemary Waffles
Fresh Summer Pasta with Plugra Ricotta Sauce
Smoked Salmon and Whitefish Salad Melts
Taco Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

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DINNER

Oven Baked Macaroni and Cheese
Classic Italian Lasagna (freezing instructions included)
Mexican Lasagna (freezing instructions included)
Creamy Chicken and Green Chile Enchiladas
Mexican Sausage Rice
Roast Chicken and Onion Jam Panini
Sweet Potato Fries with Basil Salt and Garlic Mayonnaise
Taco Stuffed Crescent Rolls
Billion Cheese Ravioli with Red Pepper Pancetta Sauce
Homemade Heart-Shaped Ravioli in Red Sauce
Pioneer Woman’s Creamy Macaroni and Cheese
Pasta Carbonara
Pulled Pork Sandwiches
Creamy Coleslaw
Summer Bean Salad
Spicy Peach and Cucumber Salsa
Tumbleweed Burger
Fancy Roast Beef Sliders
Apple, Brie, and Toasted Pecan Panini
Cream of Mushroom Soup with Crispy Leeks
Soft Pretzel Dogs (an homage to Auntie Anne’s!)
Pretty Italian Pressed Sandwiches
Fig, Prosciutto, and Arugula Pizza
Cheap Taco Pockets
Naked Vegan Tacos with Corn Relish & Cilantro-Lime Slaw
Garlicky Peanut Noodles with Crunchy Vegetables
Fresh Open-Faced California Sandwich
Old-Fashioned Burger Stand Burgers & Easy French Fries
Healthy Roasted Tomato and Onion Bread Soup
Pork Bulgogi Bāozi (Steamed Korean BBQ Buns)
Cheeseburger Bāozi (Steamed Cheeseburger Stuffed Buns)
Hasselback Sweet Potatoes with Orange Rosemary Butter & Goat Cheese
Twice Baked Cranberry & Pancetta Sweet Potatoes with Balsamic Glaze
Sweet Tater & Chorizo Hand Tarts
Savory Sweet Potato & Chorizo “Cinnamon Rolls”
Crispy Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Basil Salt and Lemon Garlic Dipping Sauce
Poppy Seed Ham & Swiss Slider Melts
Healthy Roasted Tomato and Onion Bread Soup
Spaghetti Squash Baked “Pasta” Boats
Roasted Carrots and Asparagus with Garlic-Lemon Aioli
Quick Tomato Baked Eggs Skillet Supper
Rustic Pizza Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
Lasagna Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
Lobster Roll Salad
Easy Taco Grilled Mini Pizzas
Smoked Pulled Pork Sandwiches with Sweet Coleslaw
Sausage and Thyme Stuffed Mushrooms
Sausage & Corn Chile Con Queso Taco Ring
Hot Sausage & Tomatoes Over Fried Polenta
Warm Chickpea Salad with Shallots & Red Wine Vinaigrette
Shrimp and Grits (with Creamy White Cheddar Grits)
Spicy Pumpkin Soup with Croutons and Crispy Fried Onions
Light and Healthy Cabbage Soup (with Easy Cheese Toasts)
Easy, Healthy Couscous Tabbouleh
The Best Macaroni Salad Ever
Sundried Tomato Pasta Salad
Open-Faced Sausage Sliders on Rosemary Waffles
Fresh Summer Pasta with Plugra Ricotta Sauce
Smoked Salmon and Whitefish Salad Melts
Taco Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

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SNACKS & APPETIZERS

Chili-Lime Roasted Chickpeas
Deconstructed Margherita Pizza Bites
Southern Pimento Cheese with Lavash Crackers
Heart-Shaped Palmiers
Soft Pretzel Dogs (an homage to Auntie Anne’s!)
Sweet and Spicy Pickled Grapes with Goat Cheese
Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles
Bright Pepper Jelly
Cinnamon Sparkled Pastry Stix with Egg Nog Glaze
Crispy Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Basil Salt and Lemon Garlic Dipping Sauce
Biscoff Spread Sandy Buddies (Cinnamon Muddy Buddies!)
Spiced Crispies (Chivda, or Indian Snack Mix)
Broiled Southern Pimiento Cheese
Roasted Carrots and Asparagus with Garlic-Lemon Aioli
Rustic Pizza Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
Lasagna Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
How to Make Perfect, Easy-to-Peel Hard Boiled Eggs
Sausage and Thyme Stuffed Mushrooms
The Ultimate Gooey Caramel Brownie Mug Cake Sundae
Coconut Cloud Fruit Dip
Insane Chili Cheese Dip
Easy Cheesy Artichoke Dip in a Baguette
Radishes with Whipped Butter, Anchovy, and Parsley
How to Put Together a Cheese Plate (and Other Summer Picnic Recipes)
Taco Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

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SPRING

Clementine Burst Cupcakes
Clementine Cake
Mango Raspberry Rosecakes
Creamsicle Cupcakes
Clementine Curd
Clementine Mousse Cheesecake
Sweet Orange Florentines
Lemon Cheesecake Morning Buns
The Ultimate Moist, Fluffy, Ridiculous Coconut Cake

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SUMMER

Lemon Triumph Cake
Bright, Fun Blackberry Trifle
Lemon Blueberry Cake
Toasted Almond Cake with Mascarpone Cream and Amarena Cherries
Lemon Raspberry Cake
Angelic Cherry Mousse Cloud Cake with Mascarpone Whipped Cream
Drenched Lemon Loaf Cake
Blueberry Walnut Bread
Blueberry Lemon Cheesecake Cupcakes
Strawberry Jam Cupcakes
Peach Cobbler Cupcakes
Peach Lemon Cupcakes
Lemon Burst Fairycakes
Plum and Cream Mini Tortes
Strawberry & Cream Cupcakes
Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Squares
Lemon Madeleines with Mango and Raspberry Curd
Lemon Blueberry Crumble Bars
Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles
Straw-Raspberry Basil Fruit Leather
Sweet and Spicy Pickled Grapes with Goat Cheese
Peach Crisp Pie
Red Berry Pie — Version 2.0
Raspberry Cream Cheese Tart
Fresh Blueberry Pie (with vodka crust)
Strawberry Sour Cream Pie
(Freshly Picked!) Strawberry Cream Pie
Itsy Bitsy Berry Cream Pies
Strawberry Cake Pops
Strawberry Cheesecake Stuffed Amaretto Cake Pops on Pretzel Sticks (with video tutorial)
Raspberry Almond Braid
Strawberry Walnut Ricotta Muffins
Blueberry Stuffed French Toast Bowls
Blueberry Cream Cheese Almond Braid
Pulled Pork Sandwiches
Creamy Coleslaw
Summer Bean Salad
Spicy Peach and Cucumber Salsa
End of Summer Berry Cobbler
Lemon Raspberry Squares
Gooey Butter Strawberry Shortcake
Caramelized Banana Upside-Down Coconut Cake & Coconut Whipped Cream
Lemon Cheesecake Morning Buns
Key Lime Pie Cheesecake with Sky-High Meringue
Lobster Roll Salad
Strawberry Coconut Cream Pie
Limoncello-Spiked Shortbread Icebox Cake with Fresh Raspberries
Refreshing, Tart Lemon Granita with Fresh Berries
Strawberry Lemonade Cheesecake Bars
Easy Taco Grilled Mini Pizzas
Fruity Pebble Strawberry Ice Cream Sundaes
Brown Sugar Pop-Tart Ice Cream Sundaes
Brûléed Twinkie Ice Cream Sundae
Lemon Raspberry Gooey Butter Cake
Smoked Pulled Pork Sandwiches with Sweet Coleslaw
Raspberry Cheesecake Morning Buns
Easy, Healthy Couscous Tabbouleh
Fresh Summer Pasta with Plugra Ricotta Sauce
Red Wine Summer Sangria (and Sangria Slushies!)
Strawberry Cobbler with Lemon Cream
Hot Raspberry Cake with Vanilla Ice Cream

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AUTUMN

Pumpkin Pecan Streusel Breakfast Braid
Browned Butter Pumpkin Croquemcake with White Chocolate Chai Mousse
One-Skillet Gooey Pumpkin Cookie Cake
Pumpkin Streusel Swirled Cream Cheese Pound Cake
Cream Cheese Pound Cake with Caramel Frosting and Spiced Apples
Pumpkin Cheesecake Bread Pudding
Vegan Pumpkin Walnut Bread
Mini Apple Pies with Cheddar Crusts
Easy Apple Puff Pastry Tarts with Almond Whipped Cream
Buttermilk Cranberry Scones
Individual Cranberry & Pecan Croissant Bread Pudding
Pumpkin Spice Pull-Apart Bread with Butter Rum Glaze
Apple Cinnamon Monkey Bread Sundaes
Pumpkin Pecan Streusel Breakfast Braid
Apple Cinnamon Cream Cupcakes
Mini-Pies: Pumpkin, Peach Crisp, and Sour Cream Apple
Jack-O’-Lantern (Pumpkin Spice) Whoopie Pies
Easy Sopapilla Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars
Pumpkin Cheesecake Stuffed Snickerdoodles
Apple Cinnamon Monkey Bread Sundaes
Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Truffles
Pumpkin Oat Snack Cake with Broiled Coconut Icing
Pure Insanity: Pumpkin Oatmeal Cake Ice Cream Sundae
Thyme Orange Cranberry Shortbread Cookies
Vanilla Custard Soaked Pumpkin Poke Cake
Gooey “German” Pumpkin Skillet Cake
Brown Butter Pumpkin Cake Cheesecake with Salted Caramel
Twice Baked Cranberry & Pancetta Sweet Potatoes with Balsamic Glaze
Cranberry Orange Pecan Cake (vegan)
Easy Homemade Peach Cobbler
Pumpkin Cheesecake Pillow Popovers
Quick and Easy Sour Cream Apple Kuchen
Baked Caramel Apple Cheesecake Dumplings
Pumpkin Tres Leches Cake

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WINTER

Buttermilk Cranberry Scones
Oreo Truffle Snowmen
Homemade Hot Chocolate with Marshmallows
Individual Cranberry & Pecan Croissant Bread Pudding
Cream of Mushroom Soup with Crispy Leeks
Salted Caramel Mocha Hot Chocolate
Make-Ahead Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Cranberry Pecan Streusel
Cranberry Orange Pecan Cake (vegan)
Twice Baked Cranberry & Pancetta Sweet Potatoes with Balsamic Glaze
Cranberry Orange Pecan Cake (vegan)
Gingersnap Cheesecake Stuffed Snickerdoodles
Winter Breakfast Chili Over Eggs in Sourdough Bowls
Cinnamon Sparkled Pastry Stix with Egg Nog Glaze
Healthy Roasted Tomato and Onion Bread Soup

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HOLIDAYS

New Year’s Eve
Raspberry Lemonade Champagne Smash



Valentine’s Day
Red Velvet Cheesecake
Valentine’s Red Velvet and Oreo Truffles in Heart-Shaped Box
Giant Oreo and Red Velvet Kisses
Heart-Shaped Palmiers
Simple and Sweet: Valentine’s Day Willow Bird Baking Style
Red Velvet Cheesecake-Stuffed Cake Balls
Thick Chocolate Cake with a Big Red (Velvet!) Heart
Chocolatey Red Velvet Pull-Apart Bread with Cream Cheese Glaze
Gooey Chocolate Skillet Cake Ice Cream Sundae
Gooey Butter Strawberry Shortcake
Chocolate Coconut Cream Cake



April Fool’s Day
April Fool’s Day Cupfakes



Easter
Chocolate Chickie Cake Balls
Chocolate Birds’ Nests Cupcake Toppers
Banana Coconut Cream Easter Cupcakes
Easter Brunch Extravaganza (15 recipes)
Lemon Raspberry Squares
Caramelized Banana Upside-Down Coconut Cake & Coconut Whipped Cream
Clementine Curd
Clementine Mousse Cheesecake
Tres Leches Coconut Cake Trifle
Buttery Coconut & Almond Morning Buns
Chocolate & Coconut Cream Pie Bars
Moist Fluffy Coconut Cake
The Ultimate Moist, Fluffy, Ridiculous Coconut Cake
The Best Macaroni Salad Ever
Sundried Tomato Pasta Salad



4th of July
Itsy Bitsy Berry Cream Pies
(Freshly Picked!) Strawberry Cream Pie
Red, White, and FOOD! (4th of July Recipes)



Halloween
Jack-O’-Lantern (Pumpkin Spice) Whoopie Pies



Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving Recipe Ideas
Brown Butter Pumpkin Cake Cheesecake with Salted Caramel
German Chocolate Cheesecake
Savory Sweet Potato & Chorizo “Cinnamon Rolls”
Hasselback Sweet Potatoes with Orange Rosemary Butter & Goat Cheese
Twice Baked Cranberry & Pancetta Sweet Potatoes with Balsamic Glaze
Tres Leches Coconut Cake Trifle
Sticky Toffee Pudding Cheesecake
Brown Butter Pecan Gooey Butter Cake with Spiked Whipped Cream
Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes 2013



Christmas
Oreo Truffle Snowmen
Cinnamon Roll Cookies
Homemade Hot Chocolate with Marshmallows
Salted Caramel Mocha Hot Chocolate
The Make-Ahead Holiday Breakfast Party
Sticky Toffee Pudding Cheesecake
Winter Breakfast Chili Over Eggs in Sourdough Bowls
Gingersnap Cheesecake Stuffed Snickerdoodles
Cinnamon Sparkled Pastry Stix with Egg Nog Glaze
Cranberry Orange Pecan Cake (vegan)
Brie En Croute with Figs & Rosemary
Twice Baked Cranberry & Pancetta Sweet Potatoes with Balsamic GlazeButtery Coconut & Almond Morning Buns
Anthony’s Cinnamon & Walnut Zucchini Bread (gluten-free adaptation included)
Thyme Orange Cranberry Shortbread Cookies
German Chocolate Cheesecake
Moist Fluffy Coconut Cake
Brown Butter Gooey Butter Spice Cake with Sparkling Cranberries and Cream
Baked Caramel Apple Cheesecake Dumplings
Brown Butter Pecan Gooey Butter Cake with Spiked Whipped Cream
Christmas Breakfast Recipes 2013
Dutch Roomboter Banketstaaf (Flaky Pastry with Almond Filling)
The Ultimate Sausage Breakfast Buns

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RED

Red Velvet Cheesecake
Billion Cheese Ravioli with Red Pepper Pancetta Sauce
Homemade Heart-Shaped Ravioli in Red Sauce
Sparkling Strawberry Lemonade
Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade
Deep Dish Pizza Cupfakes
Paula Deen’s Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting
Apple Cinnamon Cream Cupcakes
Straw-Raspberry Basil Fruit Leather
Red Berry Pie — Version 2.0
(Freshly Picked!) Strawberry Cream Pie
Itsy Bitsy Berry Cream Pies
Giant Oreo and Red Velvet Kisses
Valentine’s Red Velvet and Oreo Truffles in Heart-Shaped Box
Red Velvet Cheesecake-Stuffed Cake Balls
Thick Chocolate Cake with a Big Red (Velvet!) Heart
Chocolatey Red Velvet Pull-Apart Bread with Cream Cheese Glaze
Gooey Butter Strawberry Shortcake

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PINK

Strawberry & Cream Cupcakes
Pink Ice Petit Fours
Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles
Strawberry Sour Cream Pie
Strawberry Cheesecake Stuffed Amaretto Cake Pops on Pretzel Sticks (with video tutorial)
Strawberry Cake Pops
Fruity Pebble Strawberry Ice Cream Sundaes
Strawberry Doughnut Cake

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ORANGE

Clementine Cake
Fresh Cheese Bread
Pumpkin Cheesecake Bread Pudding
Pumpkin Spice Pull-Apart Bread with Butter Rum Glaze
Clementine Burst Cupcakes
Creamsicle Cupcakes
Easy Sopapilla Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars
Mini Pumpkin Pies
Clementine Curd
Clementine Mousse Cheesecake
Hasselback Sweet Potatoes with Orange Rosemary Butter & Goat Cheese
Twice Baked Cranberry & Pancetta Sweet Potatoes with Balsamic Glaze
Savory Sweet Potato & Chorizo “Cinnamon Rolls”
Pumpkin Oat Snack Cake with Broiled Coconut Icing
Pure Insanity: Pumpkin Oatmeal Cake Ice Cream Sundae
Crispy Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Basil Salt and Lemon Garlic Dipping Sauce
Sweet Orange Florentines
Vanilla Custard Soaked Pumpkin Poke Cake
Gooey “German” Pumpkin Skillet Cake
Rosemary Thumbprints with Clementine Curd

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YELLOW

Lemon Raspberry Cake
Lemon Triumph Cake
Drenched Lemon Loaf Cake
Lemon Burst Fairycakes
Banana Coconut Cream Easter Cupcakes
Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles
Chocolate Chickie Cake Balls
Eggs à l’Oignon
Rosemary Thumbprints with Clementine Curd
Lemon Cheesecake Morning Buns
Refreshing, Tart Lemon Granita with Fresh Berries

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GREEN

Cheddar Chive and Bacon Cupfakes with Avocado Frosting

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BLUE

Fresh Blueberry Pie (with vodka crust)
Itsy Bitsy Berry Cream Pies

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PURPLE

Sweet and Spicy Pickled Grapes with Goat Cheese

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WHITE

Coconut Cream Tart
Angelic Cherry Mousse Cloud Cake with Mascarpone Whipped Cream
Browned Butter Pumpkin Croquemcake with White Chocolate Chai Mousse
Ugly as Sin Coconut Cake
Oreo Truffle Snowmen
Tres Leches Coconut Cake Trifle
Moist Fluffy Coconut Cake
White Sheet Cake with Fluffy Whipped Icing
The Ultimate Moist, Fluffy, Ridiculous Coconut Cake
Skinny Mini Coconut Cakes
No-Bake Coconut Icebox Cake

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FOOD-RELATED CRAFTS

Simple, Sweet Luncheon Napkins
Easy, Cheap DIY Party Pennant Banner

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ARTICLES & BAKING TOPICS

Baking to Freeze
Journey Towards the Perfect Crust (offsite)
Willow Bird Baking Best of 2009
Willow Bird Baking’s Best of 2010
Secret Secret Garden Party: Recipes and craft ideas from a surprise garden party
Flops Happen: A Chronicle of My Kitchen Failures
Croissant Masters: 1, 2, 3
Restaurant Review: The King’s Kitchen
Peace Out, Project Food Blog!
Your Flippin’ Awesome Cheesecakes (results of the WBB Cheesecake Challenge!)
Cream of Ketchup and Mustard Soup (April Fool’s!)
School’s IN for Summer: An Elementary School Reunion Picnic
Presenting Your Amazing Cupcakes! (results of the WBB Cupcake Challenge)
A Dozen Pumpkin Recipes from Willow Bird Baking
The Make-Ahead Holiday Breakfast Party
Willow Bird Baking’s Top 11 Recipes of 2011
Super Bowl Munchies from Willow Bird Baking
The Cooking Hard Stuff Showcase
Ten Willow Bird Coconut Recipes
Willow Bird Baking Challenge: Challenge #1!
The Big Reveal: Willow Bird Baking Challenge #1 “Cinnamon” Rolls and Challenge #2
The Big Reveal: Willow Bird Baking Challenge #2 Breakfast Braids and Challenge #3
The Big Reveal: Willow Bird Baking Challenge #3 Stuffed Cookies and a New Challenge!
The Big Reveal: Willow Bird Baking Challenge #4 Filled Cupcakes and the Final Challenge!
The Big Reveal: Willow Bird Baking’s FINAL Challenge #5 Cheesecakes
Dessert Smörgåsbord with Ghirardelli Intense Dark Chocolates
Rosemary Thumbprints with Clementine Curd and The Day I Went to Ina Garten’s Cookie Swap (What?!)
Willow Bird Baking’s Top 12 Recipes of 2012
Valentine’s Day Dessert Recipes from Willow Bird Baking (2013)
5 Steps to Throw an Easy, Breezy Summer Party
How to Put Together a Cheese Plate (and Other Summer Picnic Recipes)


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TUTORIALS

How to Make 27+ Cheesecakes (video)
How to Make Cheesecake Stuffed Cake Pops (video)
How to Make Homemade Croissants (phototutorial)
How to Freeze Fresh Strawberries (phototutorial)
How to Make Perfect, Easy-to-Peel Hard Boiled Eggs

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