Bake Sale Recipes

Cakes to quick breads, cookies to pies, muffins to fudge. Bring in the bucks at your bake sale with 5-star recipes.

Staff Picks

Mini Cheesecakes

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These aren't done with graham wafers, but with vanilla wafer cookies. They are fast, easy and excellent! Top with your favorite fruit pie filling.

Whole Grain Healthy Banana Bread

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Don't let the healthy name fool you, this banana bread is moist and full of flavor. Whole grains, high fiber and low fat and sugar are just the added benefits. My family devours it! This can also be made in 4 mini loaf pans, just bake for 25 to 30 minutes at the same temperature.

Too Much Chocolate Cake

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This cake won me First Prize at the county fair last year. It is very chocolaty.

Pretzel Turtles®

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Quick and easy Turtles® candies! Mini pretzels, caramel covered chocolate candies, and pecans make up this delicious treat.

Peanut Butter Cookies with Chocolate Chunks

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The addition of honey, oats and chocolate chunks in this recipe makes a terrific interpretation of the All-American Peanut Butter Cookie!

Bake Sale Lemon Bars

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They are very, very easy to make, and really fabulously delicious.

Janet's Rich Banana Bread

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This is the moistest banana bread that I have ever tasted. It's also very easy to make!

Chocolate Mint Cookies I

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This is a melt in your mouth chocolate cookie that has a chocolate mint frosting. It's delicious and it's easy!

Cake Balls

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This recipe is very versatile and heavily addictive. You can mix and match cake and icing flavors as well as the chocolate coatings. The variations are unlimited, and they can be nicely packaged and given as gifts.

Peanut Butter Temptations II

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Peanut butter tarts with a chocolate covered peanut butter cup in the middle. You will need a mini muffin pan to make these.

Mom's Zucchini Bread

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Really, really good and moist- my kids eat it as quickly as I can make it. Bread will freeze well, and keep in refrigerator for weeks.

Best Brownies

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These brownies always turn out!

Inspiration and Ideas

Original Nestle® Toll House Chocolate Chip Cookies

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This famous classic American cookie is a treat no matter what the age or occasion. Enjoy it with a glass of cold milk.

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies I

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These cookies are get a double dose of chocolate! My kids love them.

Simple Scones

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Make a holiday breakfast -- or afternoon tea -- really special with these sweet bakery treats.