International Recipes and Cooking Around the World

Dessert, Sweets, Cookie and Pastry Recipes

Multicolored macarons

Image Creative Commons by Michael Stern

Whether as a quick snack between meals or to finish out a grand dinner, desserts are an irrestible treat for people around the world. Moderation is key, but take time out of your busy schedule to pull a special dessert together. And then share and enjoy!

International Dessert Recipes

Alfajores

Alfajores (South American dulce de leche sandwich cookies)

(South American dulce de leche sandwich cookies)

Po'e

Bunch of bananas

(Tahitian fruit pudding)

Halva

Plate of Persian halva

(Persian rose-scented sweet)

Baklava

Baklava (Greek, Turkish nut and phyllo sweet pastry)

(Greek, Turkish nut and phyllo sweet pastry)

ANZAC Biscuits

Fresh baked ANZAC biscuits

(Australian, New Zealand oatmeal and coconut cookies)

Haupia

Haupia Hawaiian coconut pudding

(American-Hawaiian coconut pudding)