America has a sweet tooth. I dare anyone to try and contradict that statement. Just look at these desserts from eras past. All of them are classic confections, and some of them are still being replicated and reinvented in home cooks' kitchens across the 50 states. Sometimes you have to stick with the tried and true treats for a truly sweet experience.

Pineapple Upside-down Cake (from Bijouxs)Pineapple Upside-down Cake

Butterscotch Pudding with Caramelized Bananas (from Joy The Baker)Butterscotch Pudding with Caramelized Bananas

Apple Dumplings (from Savoring Time in the Kitchen)Apple Dumplings

Angel Food Cake (from The Little Red House)Angel Food Cake

Moon Pies (from Tidy Mom)Moon Pies

Banana Pudding (from She Wears Many Hats)Banana Pudding

"Hokey-Pokey" Honeycomb Candy (from Sunday Hotpants)"Hokey-Pokey" Honeycomb Candy

Key Lime Pie (from Sweetcakes Bakeshop)Key Lime Pie

Yorkshire Pudding (from This Week for Dinner)Yorkshire Pudding

White Chocolate Blondies (from A Culinary Journey with Chef Dennis)White Chocolate Blondies

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