5 Pistachio Desserts You'll Go Nuts For

The addictive nut shines in cakes, tarts, and more.

Pistachio Tart
With its buttery crust and decadent brown sugar filling, this tart deserves a permanent place on your dessert table. A layer of toasted pistachios lends flavor and crunch. Get the recipe. Photo: Hector Manuel Sanchez
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Pistachio Brown Butter Cake

Pistachio Brown Butter Cake
Adding brown butter to a pistachio-based batter gives this cake its nutty, caramelized flavor. It’s the perfect sticky-sweet ending to a springtime brunch. Get the recipe. Hector Manuel Sanchez

Adding brown butter to a pistachio-based batter gives this cake its nutty, caramelized flavor. It's the perfect sticky-sweet ending to a springtime brunch.

Get the recipe.

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Pistachio Tart

Pistachio Tart
With its buttery crust and decadent brown sugar filling, this tart deserves a permanent place on your dessert table. A layer of toasted pistachios lends flavor and crunch. Get the recipe. Hector Manuel Sanchez

With its buttery crust and decadent brown sugar filling, this tart deserves a permanent place on your dessert table. A layer of toasted pistachios lends flavor and crunch.

Get the recipe.

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Pistachio Pudding

Pistachio Pudding
This creamy, gently sweet pistachio pudding has a whimsical (and natural) light-green hue that's sure to put a smile on your face. Finish each cup with a dollop of whipped cream. Hector Manuel Sanchez

These creamy, gently sweet puddings have a whimsical (and natural) light-green hue that's sure to put a smile on everyone's faces. Finish each cup with a dollop of whipped cream.

Get the recipe.

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Pistachio Baklava Fingers with Orange Syrup

Pistachio Baklava Fingers with Orange Syrup
Freshly squeezed orange juice and a dash of cardamom brighten up this easy version of the classic Turkish dessert. Forming them into rolls make them fun to eat, too. Get the recipe. Hector Manuel Sanchez

Freshly squeezed orange juice and a dash of cardamom brighten up this easy version of the classic Turkish dessert. Forming them into rolls make them fun to eat, too.

Get the recipe.

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Pistachio Lime Squares

Pistachio Lime Squares
With a buttery crust and soft citrus center, these squares are a tangy, sweet slice of heaven. The best part? They’re ready in under an hour. Get the recipe. Hector Manuel Sanchez

With a buttery crust and soft citrus center, these squares are a tangy, sweet slice of heaven. The best part? They're ready in under an hour.

Get the recipe.

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