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7 Delectable Desserts That Inspire 'Oohs' and 'Aahs'

04/11/2015 07:34 am ET | Updated Jun 11, 2015

We eat first with our eyes, so these impressive-looking desserts will get people talking.

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Just mention chocolate and peanut butter and people will swoon. This tart -- with a chocolate crust, creamy peanut butter filling and chocolate ganache topping -- lives up to the hype. GET THE RECIPE

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A rich, fudgy slab of flourless chocolate cake topped with peaks of light, marshmallowy meringue -- this cake is as impressive to look at as it is delicious to eat. GET THE RECIPE

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This warm banana cake drizzled with hot toffee sauce is a twist on the classic English dessert, sticky toffee pudding. A comforting dessert that looks pretty too! GET THE RECIPE

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Also known as lava cakes, these oozing chocolate treats are a classic restaurant dessert but they're easy enough for even the novice baker to make at home. GET THE RECIPE

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Who can resist adorable red velvet cupcakes? These have a subtle chocolate flavor, deep mahogany color and lavish swirl of tangy cream cheese frosting on top. GET THE RECIPE

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A coconut-scented cookie crust filled with creamy coconut custard, all covered in a pillow of whipped cream and heaps of toasted coconut. This pretty tart is a coconut lovers dream. GET THE RECIPE

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Spiked with Baileys Irish Cream, these brownies with a swirl of tangy cheesecake are cakey on the bottom, alternately fudgy and creamy in the center and crisp on top. The marbled top makes them look elaborate but they're easy to make. GET THE RECIPE