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06/21/2015 07:23 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

6 Delicious Desserts for Dad

This Father's Day, spoil dad with a homemade treat. These sweets are so easy to make, even the kids can get in on the action.

1. Molten Chocolate Cakes

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A.k.a. lava cakes, these individual chocolate cakes have oozing molten centers. Surprisingly, they're easy enough for even the novice baker to make at home. GET THE RECIPE

2. Banana Pudding Parfaits

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This comforting dessert will bring dad back to his childhood. The recipe bucks tradition a bit, but still tastes wonderfully nostalgic and delicious. GET THE RECIPE

3. Rum Cake

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My grandmother's boozy butter and rum soaked pound cake was the hit of every family gathering growing up. Dad will love it! GET THE RECIPE

4. Chocolate Cream Pie

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This pie is my dad's favorite. With a chocolate cookie crust, silky chocolate pudding center and pillowy whipped cream topping, it's a chocolate lover's dream. GET THE RECIPE

5. Chocolate Chip Pecan Blondies

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Part cookie, part brownie -- who doesn't love blondies? The best part is that they're super easy to make. This version, made with chocolate chips and pecans, is my all-time favorite. GET THE RECIPE

6. Lemon Buttermilk Pound Cake

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If dad's a lemon lover, bake him this cake. There's a pop of intense lemon flavor in every bite. GET THE RECIPE