Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (2024)

Improve your baking skills -- or just brush up on the basics -- with recipes from "Martha Bakes."

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Coffee Cakes

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (1)

Learn techniques for making buttery cake and sugared streusel with one of these easy coffee-cake recipes.

Rhubarb Upside-Down Crumb Cake

Jam-Filled Crumb-Topped Coffee Cake Muffins

Ultimate Streusel Cake

Bonus: Glazed Lemon Blueberry Coffee Cake

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Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (2)

These deliciously dense treats are easier to make than you might think.

Traditional Shortbread Wedges

Lemon Bars with Brown-Butter Shortbread Crust

Brown-Sugar and Pecan Shortbread Cookies

Bonus: Pumpkin Tart with Press-in Shortbread Tart Shell

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Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (3)

Learn how to make Martha's favorite type of bread that's light, airy, and delectable.

Mini Brioche a Tete

Brioche a Tete

Brioche Loaves

Baba au Rhum

Bonus: Martha's French Toast

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Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (4)

Perfect a classic cookie, or put a new spin on an old-fashioned one.

Sable Cookies

Old-Fashioned Sugar Cookies

Chewy Chocolate Ginger-Molasses Cookies

Alexis's Brown Sugar Chocolate Chip Cookies

Bonus: Glazed Citrus Doodles

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Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (5)

Add Martha's smooth, creamy custard recipes to your baking repertoire.

Cherry Clafouti

Creme Brulee

Creme Caramel

Bonus: Mocha Custards

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Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (6)

Make light, crispy croissants that are perfect for breakfast or dessert.


Ham and Cheese Mini Croissants

Almond Croissants

Pain au Chocolat

Bonus: Pain aux Raisins

Special Breads

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (7)

Take basic bread-making one step further with three of Martha's all-time favorite special bread recipes.

Irish Soda Bread

Olive and Cheese Loaf

Sally Lunn

Bonus: Custard-Filled Cornbread

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Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (8)

Master the creation of these paper-thin cookies with five popular variations.

Lacy Nut Cookies

Cigarette Russes

Tuile Leaves

Brandy Snaps

Fortune Cookies

Bonus: Chocolate Tuile Ice Cream Cones

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Basic Breads

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (9)

Mastering the process of bread-making at home is satisfying and simple.

Multigrain Bread

Rye Bread

White Bread

Bonus: Parker House Rolls

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Focaccia and Pizza

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (10)

Bake restaurant-style pizza at home using Martha's techniques for the perfect crust.

Oven-Dried Heirloom Tomato Pizza

Grape Focaccia

Tarte Flambee

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Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (11)

Make a homemade celebration cake as memorable as your special occasion.

Orange-Almond Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Genoise Cake with Swiss Meringue Buttercream

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Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (12)

Learn how to make tasty homemade tarts with Martha's classic recipes and baking tips.

Tarte Tatin

Lemon Meringue Tartlets

Chewy Chess Tart

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Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (13)

Martha makes it easy to master the souffle with both sweet and savory recipes.

Individual Chocolate Souffles

Cheese Souffle

Lemon Souffles

Caramel Souffle

Yellow Cake

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (14)

Discover the fundamentals and frills of yellow cake, the versatile "everyman" of baked goods.

Yellow Butter Cake

Stone-Fruit Upside-Down Cakes

Edward Kostyra's Birthday Cake

Strawberry Cupcakes

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Pate Brisee

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (15)

Martha's no-fail pate brisee is the foundation for three showstopping pie recipes.

Pate Brisee

Mile-High Apple Pie

Pear Dumplings

Tomato Tarte

Bonus: Pear Tarte Tatin

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Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (16)

Learn how to make the perfect cheesecake with Martha's recipes that come out flawless every time.

New York-Style Cheesecake

Cheesecake Cupcakes with Sour Cream Topping

Mini Cheesecakes with Cherry Topping

Italian Ricotta Cheesecake

Bonus: Raspberry-Swirl Cheesecake

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Pound Cake

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (17)

Bake rich, buttery pound cake with Martha's version of the classic golden-brown original, as well as inspired variations.

Classic Pound Cake

Meyer Lemon Pound Cake

Cream Cheese Pound Cake

Semolina Cake

Bonus: Mini Marble Pound Cakes

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Puff Pastry

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (18)

Transform light, flaky puff pastry into beautiful treats with Martha's fuss-free techniques.

Puff Pastry

Cheese Straws


Napoleons with Black Raspberries


Bonus: Baked Brie

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Angel Food Cake

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (19)

Create angel food cake that's as light as air and full of flavor with both classic and creative recipes.

Classic Angel Food Cake

Brown Sugar Angel Food Cakes

Coconut Cloud Cake

Bonus: Classic Angel Food Cake with Lime Glaze

Bonus: Classic Angel Food Cake with Lemon Cream

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Devil's Food Cake

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (20)

It's easy to treat yourself to "sinful" devil's food cake from scratch with no-nonsense recipe for moist, chocolaty perfection.

Devil's Food Cake

Fudge Brownies

Hi-Hat Cupcakes

Bonus: Devil's Food Bundt Cake with Mint-Chocolate Ganache

Bonus: Caramel Buttercream

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Pate a Choux

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (21)

Transform your kitchen into a warm and inviting French bakery with sweet and savory pastries using pate a choux, a versatile, light dough composed of only four ingredients.

Pate a Choux

Eclairs with Pastry Cream and Maple-Espresso Glaze

Cream Puffs with Pastry Cream and Maple-Espresso Glaze

Profiteroles with Chocolate Sauce and Ice Cream


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Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (22)

Prepare an impressive trio of meringue recipes from just a handful of ingredients.

Martha's Pavlova with Passion Fruit

Hugeunot Torte

Ile Flottante with Caramel

Bonus: Meringue Swirls

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Pate Sucree

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (23)

Create timeless tart desserts using pate sucree, or tart shell dough.

Pate Sucree Extra

Lemon Mousse Damask Tart

Black Bottom Tart

Chocolate Caramel Tarts

Bonus: Linzer Heart Cookies

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Yeast Dough

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (24)

Learn just how easy and rewarding it is to make your own yeast dough treats with Martha's irresistible recipes.

Yeast Dough

Sticky Buns

Sugar Buns

Monkey Bread

Bonus: Yeasted Coffee Cake

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Biscuits and Scones

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (25)

Enjoy freshly baked biscuits anytime with easy, mouthwatering recipes.

Cream Scones

Buttermilk Biscuits

Angel Biscuits

Bonus: Blueberry Cobbler

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Muffins and Popovers

Recipes from "Martha Bakes" (26)

Start your day with the best muffins and popovers -- comfort foods that are also fun to make.

Blueberry Muffins


Giant Cheese Popovers

Bonus: Yorkshire Pudding

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