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37 Special Occasion Dessert Recipes

I have gathered 37 dessert recipes for special occasions including holidays. No bake desserts and luscious sweet treats included.

a collage of very pretty dessert pictures
Dessert recipes for every season

A collection of the best dessert recipes for every season, holiday and special occasion.

Types of Dessert Recipes included

At the risk of sound like Bubba Gump, you will find;

Valentine’s Desserts,

Easter Desserts,

Patriotic Desserts,

Summer No Bake Desserts,

Dinner party desserts,

Fall Desserts,

Thanksgiving Desserts,

Christmas Desserts and all of the special occasions in between like Mother’s Day dessert, Father’s Day dessert, chocolate lover desserts and you name it desserts.

A great way to decide which dessert recipe to make is by a process of elimination

Are you looking for easy desserts,

Classic recipe?

Elegant desserts?

An American classic dessert?

A family favorite type dessert?

Dessert Recipes for All Occasions

This collection of dessert recipes includes cookies, candy, cakes, pies, no bake desserts and fun pretty dessert ideas for holidays.

Special occasion desserts are the perfect ending to a special meal. The best part of the party is always the dessert.

a collage of dessert recipes

We hope you have found a few dessert recipes to save and try for your special occasions or celebration. All of these recipes are from talented food bloggers. Visit the link for the complete recipe and save them to your Pinterest.

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No Bake Dessert Recipes

Cake Recipes

Four Flavor Rainbow Layer Cake, perfect for Spring or Easter.

Citrus Cake with Lemon Lime Cream Cheese Frosting, the frosting makes this cake perfect for lemon lovers.

Can you believe a cake with only 2 ingredients! Here it is, Pineapple Angel Food Cake. I love tricks with cake mix!

Chocolate Pound Cake drizzled with homemade hot fudge sauce. Make this one at Thanksgiving for a real crowd pleaser.

Easy Pineapple Upside Down Cake recipe made in the Iron skillet. This one disappears quickly.

Caramel Cake with Homemade Cooked Caramel Icing. One of my most requested cakes for Thanksgiving.

Old Fashioned Sour Cream Pound Cake recipe. The one that goes into a cold oven then you turn the oven on. You know this cake if crazy good.

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