Be a Potluck Star: 12 Totally Over-The-Top Desserts Everyone Will Love


I have this secret agenda every summer. Whenever we get an invite to a neighborhood potluck, I plan for hours the perfect treat. Scour the online archives, search for a dessert that will be the first to go. Because, there’s nothing more fun than being the one to tote a treat that has everyone gasping and sighing and begging for the recipe.

Let’s make your hunt for the ideal potluck dessert easier than ever with this incredible roundup of over-the-top cookies and treats.  Just click through these crazy delicious treats, then pull together one of these decadent potluck desserts. We guarantee you’re gonna wow the crowd when you do!

  • PWN that Potluck! 1 of 13

    Tired of being the one toting home leftovers after a summertime potluck? Fuggheddaboutit! You're thisclose to being the next, great Potluck Star. With these incredible, over-the-top treats, people are going to be clamoring around the picnic table for your eats!

  • Peanut Butter Cup Monster Cookies 2 of 13

    These monster cookies have a Reeses Peanut Butter Cup inserted inside for an out-of-this-world taste expereince!

    Get the recipe for Peanut Butter Cup Monster Cookies

  • Chocolat Chip Cookies Stuffed With Reeses Peanut Butter Cups 3 of 13

    Make a classic cookie that much better with a peanut butter boost!

    Get the recipe for Chocolate Chip Cookies Stuffed With Reeses Peanut Butter Cups 

  • Chocolate Caramel Turtle Cookies 4 of 13

    If you love caramel turtles, these cookies will more than satisfy! 

    Get the recipe for Chocolate Caramel Turtle Cookies

  • Chocolate Choreos 5 of 13

    You can't go wrong with two cookies in one!

    Get the recipe for Chocolate Choreos

  • Cherpumple- The Monster Pie Cake 6 of 13

    If you're going for over-the-top, you've got to try this recipe!

    Get the recipe for Cherpumple- the monster pie cake

  • Caramel Stuffed Snickerdoodles 7 of 13

    Stuff a Rolo inside a snickerdoodle and you'll be tasting perfection!

    Get the recipe for Caramel Stuffed Snickerdoodles

  • Werther’s Caramel Stuffed Sugar Cookies 8 of 13

    Everything's better with caramel, and these sugar cookies take the cake! 

    Get the recipe for Werther's Caramel Stuffed Sugar Cookies

  • Snickers Bar Stuffed Cookies 9 of 13

    You won't be able to have just one of these rich and decadent cookies!

    Get the recipe for Snickers Bar Stuffed Cookies

  • Biscotti Stuffed Salted Chocolate Chip Cookies 10 of 13

    These utterly sweet treats get a salty balance from a sprinkle of sea salt!

    Get the recipe for Biscotti Stuffed Salted Chocolate Chip Cookies

  • Peep Stuffed Brownies 11 of 13

    These rich and tasty brownies have a burst of color inside!

    Get the recipe for Peep Stuffed Brownies

  • Coconut-Fudge Cream Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars 12 of 13

    These luscious chocolate chip cookie bars are stuffed with Oreo coconut cream fudge cookies- beyond delicious!

    Get the recipe from Juanita's Cocina

  • Cookie Dough Stuffed Dark Chocolate Cupcakes 13 of 13

    These ridiculously good cupcakes have an eggless cookie dough mound stuffed inside!

    Get the recipe from tracey's culinary adventures