Bundt pans: Probably a kitchen accessory you think mostly applies to grandmas. Truth is, these pretty vessels are great for more than just loaves. Here, 15 awesome things you can make in one--from the tried-and-true to the sorta out-there.

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CAKE, OBVI

This recipe is the next best thing to buying a boxed mix. All you have to do is throw a handful of ingredients into a bowl, mix, pour and pop in the oven.

Try: Chocolate Dump Cake

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BANANA BREAD

Overripe, mushy bananas get a total makeover in this recipe--sure to convert all banana bread haters.

Try: The Pioneer Woman Banana Bread

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DOUGHNUTS

A mini Bundt pan makes the perfect vessel for your kids’ favorite after-school treat.

Try: Mini Doughnuts

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A Pretty Ice Cube

Fill a mini Bundt pan with water, freeze, then put the darling circular ice cube in your punch bowl for instant pop.

Try: Punch Bowl Ice Cube 

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ROAST CHICKEN

Get your bird crispy on all sides by roasting it--yep--inside a Bundt pan. The meat will be moist and the chicken is positioned to drip its juices down onto whatever veggies you surround it with. Oh, jus! 

Try: Chicken Dinner

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FRITTATAS

Perfect for brunch or even a picnic in the park, these transportable mini frittatas are a surefire crowd pleaser.

Try: Mini Bundt Pan Frittatas with Asparagus and Ham 

RELATED: Slow-Cooker Mediterranean Frittata

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Shaved Corn

Here’s a way to cut corn without the usual mess. Secure the cob in the center of the pan and use a knife to slice the kernels right into the makeshift bowl.

Try: Bundt Pan as Corn Holder

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STUFFING

Who says Thanksgiving comes only once a year?

Try: Stuffing in a Bundt Pan

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MONKEY BREAD

Prep the dough the night before. Then, when you wake up, it’s only 40 minutes to sticky sweet goodness.

Try: Homemade Monkey Bread (aka Cinnamon Roll Bites)

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JALAPENO POPPERS

An inventive way to keep the melted cheese from oozing out all over the buffet table.

Try: Bundt Pan Jalapeno Poppers

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CHEESECAKE

Regular chocolate cake on the outside, creamy surprise on the inside.

Try: Cheesecake-Filled Chocolate Bundt Cake

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MEAT LOAF

Psst: There’s an egg inside. 

Try: Meatloaf Bundt with Tunnel of Egg

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JELLO

Childhood treat + booze = a good way to get the party started.

Try: Spiked Rainbow Jello Mold

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BIRDSEED WREATH

Why should people have all the fun? Here’s a cute way to share the love with your backyard friends. 

Try: DIY Birdseed Wreath

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