13 Desserts That Will Transport You Back To Grandma’s Kitchen Faster Than A Delorean

Step into grandma’s kitchen and get ready for a trip down memory lane with 13 desserts that’ll whisk you away quicker than a time machine. From the smell of baking to the taste of homemade goodness, each dessert is a delicious reminder of the love and warmth found in grandma’s kitchen. So grab a fork and get ready to indulge in a taste of the past!

Banana-Buttermilk Cake on a platter.
Buttermilk Banana Cake. Photo credit: Cook What You Love.

Rhubarb & Strawberry Crumble

Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble in cast iron with vanilla ice cream on top.
Rhubarb & Strawberry Crumble. Photo credit: Cook What You Love.

If you’re craving that trip down memory lane to grandma’s kitchen, our Rhubarb & Strawberry Crumble will get you there faster than a DeLorean. This perfect blend of tart and sweet under a crumbly topping is a family gathering champion. Just add a scoop of vanilla ice cream, and you’ve got a slice of nostalgia.
Get the Recipe: Rhubarb & Strawberry Crumble

Lemon Goldies

Three square pieces of lemon goldies on a white plate.
Lemon Goldies. Photo credit: Bake What You Love.

For a bright alternative to the usual chocolate treat, our Lemon Goldies offer a soft, chewy base bursting with lemon. They hit the sweet spot for those who love a tart kick in their dessert. It’s the kind of simple, sunny pleasure that would light up grandma’s kitchen and everyone in it.
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Pecan Pie Brownies

Three pieces of pecan pie brownies on slate coasters.
Pecan Pie Brownies. Photo credit: Bake What You Love.

Combining gooey brownies with caramelized pecan topping, our Pecan Pie Brownies are for those who loves brownies. This decadent mashup creates an unforgettable taste experience. It’s a bold twist on familiar flavors that grandma would have dared to serve, delighting everyone at the table.
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Raspberry Cheesecake Parfaits

Four glasses of raspberry cheesecake parfait.
Raspberry Cheesecake Parfaits. Photo credit: Bake What You Love.

Elegance and deliciousness come together in our Raspberry Cheesecake Parfaits, layering creamy cheesecake texture with tart fresh raspberries. Served in individual glasses, they’re a sight to behold and a joy to eat. They bring that special occasion feeling, reminiscent of grandma’s carefully prepared treats.
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Lemon Cake Pops

Lemon cake pops on a white plate.
Lemon Cake Pops. Photo credit: Bake What You Love.

Bite-sized and bursting with bright lemon flavor, our Lemon Cake Pops are dipped in a tangy glaze for the perfect sweet-tart balance. They’re as fun to make as they are to eat, adding a touch of whimsy to any gathering. Just like the playful treats grandma used to make, they’ll take you back in time with every bite.
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Maple Pecan Pie Bars

A plate with a slice of pecan cake and a cup of coffee.
Maple Pecan Pie Bars. Photo credit: Cook What You Love.

Sticky, sweet, and packed with the warm flavors of maple and pecan, our Maple Pecan Pie Bars are a twist on the classic pie. These bars are so easy to serve and incredibly wholesome, making them ideal for casual get-togethers. Plus, they’ll whisk you right back to grandma’s kitchen table with every bite.
Get the Recipe: Maple Pecan Pie Bars

Lemon Loaf

A slice of lemon pound loaf on a plate with daffodils.
Lemon Loaf. Photo credit: Cook What You Love.

For a refreshing kick that balances sweet and tart perfectly, our Lemon Loaf is your go-to. It brings a bright lemon flavor in a moist cake form, topped with a light glaze. It’s that simple joy of baking that reminds you of warm afternoons spent at grandma’s.
Get the Recipe: Lemon Loaf

Raspberry Crumb Cake

A piece of cranberry crumb cake on a plate.
Raspberry Crumb Cake. Photo credit: Bake What You Love.

Brighten up your day with our Raspberry Crumb Cake, a vibrant twist on the traditional favorite. The tart raspberries add a pop of flavor that complements the soft, crumbly topping perfectly. This is the cake for leisurely mornings or afternoon treats that will take you on a nostalgia trip back to grandma’s.
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Yellow Plum Crumble Bars

Yellow plum crumb bars on a black slate.
Yellow Plum Crumble Bars. Photo credit: Bake What You Love.

Our Yellow Plum Crumble Bars are a standout treat using the unique tartness and sweetness of yellow plums. Paired with a buttery crust, they offer a delicious contrast in every bite. It’s the kind of inventive dessert that would have been right at home in grandma’s kitchen, memorable and delicious.
Get the Recipe: Yellow Plum Crumble Bars

Mini Hummingbird Cakes

Three mini hummingbird cake on a white plate.
Mini Hummingbird Cakes. Photo credit: Bake What You Love.

Packed with banana, pineapple, and pecans, our Mini Hummingbird Cakes are little bites of joy topped with creamy frosting. These miniature treats are the unexpected yet thoroughly enjoyable treats that would have made grandma proud.
Get the Recipe: Mini Hummingbird Cakes

Apple Fritter Bread

Three slices of apple fritter bread on a white plate.
Apple Fritter Bread. Photo credit: Bake What You Love.

If you love apple fritters, our Apple Fritter Bread packs all that flavor and more into a convenient, moist loaf. Each slice brims with apples, cinnamon, and sugar, making it an ideal treat for breakfast or a snack. It’s the kind of comforting bake that fills the kitchen with warmth, just like grandma’s.
Get the Recipe: Apple Fritter Bread

Buttermilk Banana Cake

Banana-Buttermilk Cake on a platter.
Buttermilk Banana Cake. Photo credit: Cook What You Love.

With ripe bananas and buttermilk to make it exceptionally tender, our Buttermilk Banana Cake feels like a warm hug. This moist and dense cake is perfect with just a dollop of whipped cream. It’s the comforting dessert that will transport you back to grandma’s kitchen, ensuring smiles all around.
Get the Recipe: Buttermilk Banana Cake

Molly Bars

Four pieces of molly bars on a white plate.
Molly Bars. Photo credit: Bake What You Love.

Our Molly Bars are like a sweet embrace from the past, with layers of graham crackers, coconut, and nuts all held together by sweetened condensed milk. Indulge in these squares and find yourself transported back to grandma’s kitchen, where simplicity and love go hand in hand.
Get the Recipe: Molly Bars

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