Happy August 1st! August is “Eat Dessert First Month” so I decided to load you up with some of my favorite Wilton dessert recipes! Cakes, cookies, pies, candy treats; we have them all! There is no excuse not to dive into one of these delicious desserts before any meal this month.
1. CHOCOLATE ICE CREAM ROLL CAKE
2. CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES
Take it back to the basics by starting off your meal with some traditional chocolate chip cookies. These cookies can be flavored with Wilton’s Pure Vanilla Extract and baked on this Air Insulated Cookie Sheet for some amazing results! Get the full recipe here.
3. CHOCOLATE COVERED STRAWBERRY MILKSHAKE
Get the goodness of chocolate covered strawberries in a glass! Wilton’s Dark Cocoa Candy Melts pair perfectly with strawberry ice cream to make your milkshake out of this world! Don’t forget to top it off with Pink Sparkling Sugars, a doughnut made from our 12 Cavity Mini Doughnut Pan and a chocolate covered strawberry! Get the full recipe here.
4. CHOCOLATE FLUTED TUBE CAKES WITH SALTED CARAMEL GLAZE
For an adult only dinner, these make great dessert appetizers! A dark chocolate cake covered in a caramel glaze that is laced with Tito’s Homemade Vodka is sure to start the night off right! Wilton’s 12 Cavity Mini Fluted Cake Pan makes baking easy and the end results adorable! Get the full recipe here.
5. CANDY DRIZZLES PRETZEL SNACK
6. WHOOPIE PIES
Keep out of the sun by baking whoopie pies and having the whole family help decorate! Wilton’s Whoopie Pie Pan is great for making these sweet treats! Put your own twist on each one using Candy Melts and any Wilton Sprinkles you choose! Get the full recipe here.
7. KEY LIME COCONUT PIE
Get the pucker of a key lime pie mixed with a taste of coconut to take a twist on the traditional treat! The cookie crust is enhanced with toasted coconut and warm cinnamon graham flavors from Wilton’s Treatology Flavor Kit! Topped off with coconut-scented meringue, this is a treat you do not want to miss out on! Get the full recipe here.
8. S’MORES BITES
9. MOJITO MOUSSE CAKES
Have your cake-tail and eat it too with a mini mojito mousse cake. Another adult only treat is found in this delectable dessert. Start with rum, lime and aromatic mint for classic mojito flavor. Bake in our 3 Piece Mini Springform Pans for amazing results! Get the full recipe here.
10. LEMON RASPBERRY TARTS
Lemon and raspberry are a summer pair that make for a tart treat! Using Wilton’s 4 in. Round Tart Pan, you can make great individual sized desserts! This light dessert treat and their personal size make them a great pre-meal dessert! Get the full recipe here.
11. BANANA WALNUT FRENCH TOAST CUPCAKES
Even breakfast deserves a pre-meal dessert this month! Wake up your taste buds with a twist on French toast! Hearty maple syrup, sweet bananas and crunchy candied walnuts combine to make this breakfast cupcake the best way start to your day. Bake them in the Perfect Results Bar Pan for 12 individual treats! Get the full recipe here.
12. MOUSSE CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE SHOOTERS
Everyone is sure to love the creamy mousse inside this crispy cookie shot glass! Use the Sweet Shooters Cookie Shot Glass Pan to make the chocolate chip shooter cup and fill them up with our sweet chocolate mousse recipe for a delicious dessert that would be perfect to eat first. Get the full recipe here.