• French Crullers

    This tested-till-perfect french cruller donut recipe is so good. The interior of the crullers is perfectly fluffy and the exterior, shatteringly crisp. These are such a fun weekend baking project or a special treat for any occasion. What are French Crullers? French Crullers are a special kind of doughnut different from the yeast and cake […]

    Hi, I'm Jennifer Pallian, BSc, RD. I studied cooking, baking and food chemistry in a university lab, have years of experience as a professional test kitchen recipe developer and providing technical baking support to bakeries and home bakers. Want to know why your bread didn't rise? I've got your back.I now work full-time as a blogger, putting the years of science and baking to work right here. I share the best recipes in my arsenal - tested-till-PERFECT recipes for cozy baking, easy recipes for weeknight meals and delicious globally-inspired comfort food, plus lots of science-based cooking and baking tips. Welcome!

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    French Crullers

    Dessert & Baking

    This tested-till-perfect french cruller donut recipe is so good. The interior of the crullers is perfectly fluffy and the exterior, shatteringly crisp. These are such a fun weekend baking project or a special treat for any occasion. What are French Crullers? French Crullers are a special kind of doughnut different from the yeast and cake […]

    Perfect Avocado Dressing

    Sides

    This creamy, cool Avocado Dressing recipe is crazy-delicious for salads, nourish bowls, or as a sauce for tacos. It includes recipe variations for a thicker sauce and thinner vinaigrette consistency. 

    Strawberry Brownies

    Dessert & Baking

    An easy strawberry brownie recipe with a rich, chewy brownie base, fresh strawberries, chocolate chunks and a simple special ingredient to make them extra strawberry/extra delicious.

    Flourless Chocolate Cake

    Dessert & Baking

    A to-die-for flourless chocolate cake recipe with a crackly top and a brownie-like middle. It’s easy, naturally gluten free and ridiculously delicious. This flourless chocolate cake recipe is simple to make and only requires a few ingredients. Basically, if you own one bowl and have at least one arm for stirring, you’ve got this. The […]

    No-Bake Chocolate Tart

    Dessert & Baking

    This easy chocolate tart recipe features a crumbly oreo cookie crust and a to-die-for creamy, no-bake filling that’s as easy as boiling water.

    Make-Ahead Herbed Peppercorn Turkey Gravy

    Dinner

    This DELICIOUS turkey gravy will having you licking the pot and accepting all the compliments from your guests. Made in advance, so totally stress-free.

    Christmas Pavlova Wreath

    Dessert & Baking

    A show-stopping wreath-shaped Christmas pavlova recipe. It is filled with whipped cream and topped with cherry pie filling. Light, creamy and delicious.

    Toblerone Cookies

    Dessert & Baking

    Chewy golden cookies studded with chunks of Toblerone that melt into puddles of nougat and milk chocolate.

    Soft-Baked Pumpkin Cookies

    Dessert & Baking

    Easy, deliciously soft pumpkin cookies are fragrant with pumpkin pie spices plus the 4 essential keys to perfect, soft cookies every time.

    Puff Pastry Baked Brie and Prosciutto di Parma with Cranberries

    Appetizers

    A deceptively easy and (obviously) delicious puff pastry baked brie, stuffed with prosciutto and cranberry sauce. Step-by-step photo instructions included!

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