Dessert

A collection of Dessert Recipes (along with helpful tips and interesting facts) from the Hungry Girl In Queens. Let’s learn together!

cranberry orange pound cake loaf with slices of cake

Magical Cranberry and Orange Pound Cake

Delicious, moist, and soft pound cake flavored with orange zest and fresh cranberries is the perfect dessert for your family. Fresh cranberries are a wonderful fruit to use in baking as it holds its shape and provides wonderful tart bursts which pair well with a buttery rich cake. The orange […]

cookies on a latter with one drizzled and sprinkled cookie turned forward

Perfect Holiday Chocolate Shortbread Cookies

Rich and delicious Chocolate Shortbread Cookies are a must for this Holiday Season. The batter is easy to make in advance and decorating them can be a fun project to do with children. The Shortbread cookies have a rich and warm chocolate taste which comes from the combination of Dutch […]

Chewy Holiday Meringue Cookies

These perfect Holiday Meringue Cookies are crispy on the outside with a nougat-like chewy interior. These cookies are French Meringue, whereby the crystalized sugar is added to beaten egg whites. The cookie is crunchy on the outside by chewy and soft, with a marshmallow texture on the inside. If that description doesn’t have your mouth […]

rose truffle in a little bowl

Rose and Pistachio Truffles

Delicious and rich truffles flavored with a hint of rose and rolled in chopped pistachios. With only a little bit of rose water, this wonderfully fragrant and floral flavor permeates the truffle which is finished with the sweet crunch of dry-roasted pistachios. The pale pink color makes them perfect for […]

Dark Chocolate Orange Grand Marnier Cookies

Chewy and fudgy dark chocolate orange cookies are subtly flavored with orange zest and Grand Marnier. A wonderful twist on a classic rich chocolate cookie. Similar to my Chocolate and Olive Oil Cookies, these cookies are like mini brownies in taste and texture. By adding some orange zest and a […]

Candy Cane Fudge

Candy Cane Fudge is a simple and easy holiday treat. It is a great addition to any plate of cookies or as a gift for a loved one. Candy Cane Fudge is made with five ingredients and a great project to make with kids. The rich chocolate balances well against […]

eggless Black Forest cake decorate

Eggless Black Forest Cake

This eggless black forest cake is made from a delicious and moist chocolate cake, tart cherry filling, and smooth and creamy whipped cream frosting. The rich chocolate flavor from the cake is perfectly muted by the delicate whipped cream which allows for a burst of flavor from the cherries. This […]

stacked cookies next to salt

chocolate olive oil cookies

Delicious and fudgy chocolate olive oil cookies are the perfect sized treat to satisfy your chocolate cravings. Made with 70% cocoa chocolate and cocoa powder, these cookies provide a rich chocolate taste. They have the perfect texture and bite, you know when you sink your teeth into gooey chocolate goodness […]

Chai Creme Brûlée

Chai Creme Brûlée

Chai Crème Brûlée is a simple dessert to make. It has a fragrant aroma and a warm flavor which balances well into a creamy, sweet custard. Homemade Crème Brûlée will always impress your family and guests. It is a simple custard dessert made with egg yolks, heavy cream, and sugar. […]

Best Berry Crumble Cake

Best Berry Crumble Cake

Light and fluffy Berry Crumble Cake is beautful and delicious. The cake is well-balanced and flavored with sour cream and lemon zest. Blueberries and strawberries layers in the cake provide beautiful color and help keep the cake moist. The warm crumble topping adds a crunchy texture to this delicious cake. […]