Best of Bake or Break 2017

The most popular, most pinned, most saved, most liked recipes from 2017! - Bake or Break

My goal for 2017 was to find ways to work smarter and find time for myself. That went surprisingly well, and it made for a less stressful year. I intend to do more of the same in 2018, all the while continuing to share my baking adventures with you.

Before we get to 2018, let’s look back at some of the most popular, most pinned, most saved, most liked recipes I shared in 2017. We’ve got a varied collection here with cookies, cheesecake, cake, bread, muffins, and more.

Thanks to each of you for making 2017 another great year. I hope you found plenty of baking inspiration here at BoB and will keep coming back for more in 2018. Happy new year!

Cinnamon Apple Hand Pies are mini versions of a favorite pie. Made simple with an easy crust and a simple flavor focus, these little guys are a favorite! - Bake or Break

Cinnamon Apple Hand Pies

Cream cheese adds a lovely flavor and texture to these irresistible Cream Cheese Peanut Butter Cookies! - Bake or Break

Cream Cheese Peanut Butter Cookies

Lemon Almond Butter Cake is a simple, buttery, delicious cake that gets big flavor from plenty of lemon curd. A great cake for everything from brunch to dessert! - Bake or Break

Lemon Almond Butter Cake

This Brown Sugar Caramel Cheesecake has SO many delicious layers. The flavor is AMAZING! - Bake or Break

Brown Sugar Caramel Cheesecake with Oatmeal Cookie Crust

Yellow Bundt Cake with Dark Chocolate Ganache is one of my favorite celebration cakes, thanks to its crowd-pleasing flavors and ease of preparation. Just add sprinkles! - Bake or Break

Yellow Bundt Cake with Dark Chocolate Ganache

Pecan Cheesecake Bars are a delightful dessert that can be made quickly and easily. One of my favorite go-to recipes for when I need a simple dessert without a lot of fuss. - Bake or Break

Pecan Cheesecake Bars

Coconut Almond Muffins combine wonderful flavors in a lightly sweet muffin. Perfect for a morning treat or an afternoon snack! - Bake or Break

Coconut Almond Muffins

Brown Sugar Toffee Shortbread pack a lot of flavor in a small package. Love this simple recipe! - Bake or Break

Brown Sugar Toffee Shortbread

This Easy Chocolate Torte recipe is the perfect addition to the recipe boxes of all chocolate lovers. It is full of rich, fudgy, decadent, dark chocolate flavor! - Bake or Break

Easy Chocolate Torte

With just 1 minute of mixing, 1 hour of rising, and ZERO kneading, Quick No-Knead Focaccia is the quickest, easiest yeast bread you could want. Customize the flavor with your favorite toppings! - Bake or Break

Quick No-Knead Focaccia

If you love almonds in a big way, you must try this fantastic Amaretto Almond Bundt Cake. Such a lovely, delicious cake! - Bake or Break

Amaretto Almond Bundt Cake

Brown Sugar Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are one of my favorite cookies. All that sweet brown sugar and those chewy oats make these perfectly soft, chewy, and delicious! - Bake or Break

Brown Sugar Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies