These 14 Easy Pastry Recipes Will Make Your Kitchen Smell Like a Boulangerie

If you have a sweet tooth, you probably don't like to choose favorites when it comes to dessert. Cupcakes, cakes, ice cream, gelato, cookies, you name it—they all deserve a special place at the table. But if there's one type that satisfies a sugar lover and also hits the salty craving sweet spot, it's a pastry. Just think of pies, turnovers, croissants, and all their buttery, flaky goodness.

And while pastry dough is notoriously difficult to master, it's definitely worth trying, especially when you have simple, easy-to-follow pastry recipes leading the way. So to celebrate pastries in all their glory, we found 14 recipes you'll actually be able to make at home. We promise they aren't as intimidating as they look, and they will make your kitchen smell like a boulangerie. From sweet to savory, get in on the pastry party with the mouthwatering pastry recipes below.