Jennifer Rivas

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Mixed Berry Scones With Lemon Ginger Glaze

Summer berry season is the ideal time to make a sweet scone that is packed with the freshest crop of juicy fruits. These scones are tender, buttery …

The Best Crème Brûlée Recipe

<i>This Crème Brûlée recipe is easy to make and results in silky-smooth vanilla bean custard covered with a layer of caramelized sugar. A classic recipe</i> …

7 Easy, Healthy Lunches to Eat This Week

Frankly, the hardest part of cooking is often figuring out what to make. To help alleviate some of that stress, SELF is putting together weekly lists …

10 Surprising Things to Do with Puff Pastry

It's a go-to favorite of bakers in a hurry, but you'd be surprised by how many things turn out perfectly with puff pastry. In chicken pot pie, …

Baking

Traditional Devil’s Food Cake

<i>This traditional devil’s food cake recipe is easy and super moist. Filled and covered with seven minute frosting, it will quickly become a family</i> …

Dessert

Hummus isn't meant to be a dip

Maybe you’ve had this sandwich: A thick layer of garlicky chickpeas, smooshed to the consistency of mashed potatoes cementing cucumbers, sprouts, tomatoes and havarti cheese between two slices of wheaty, seedy bread, avocado optional. When I was in college in the 1990s it was my lunchtime go-to. …

Broccoli Salad

Facebook TwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInYOU’LL NEED<br>FOR THE RED WINE DRESSING<br>½ cup red wine vinegar<br>½ cup honey<br>2 tbsp Dijon mustard<br>1/2 cup grape seed …

Yogurt Bread with Molasses

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>This recipe is adapted from Mark Bittman's How to Cook Everything Vegetarian (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2007). It is hearty, healthy, moist, and just barely sweet. Be sure not to overmix.<br>A few notes:<br>- Use any flour you'd like; I like a mix of rye and white whole wheat, but you could …

Recipes

Stained Glass Cookies

Stained-Glass Holiday Cookies<p>You can make these cookies as simple or ornate as you like: Just trace your design onto a sheet of parchment, fill the …

Dessert

Pumpkin Pecan Cobbler (9-Minute Dessert)

This pumpkin pecan cobbler dessert is so silky, unique and very delicious! You will need 9 minutes to prepare it, plus around 40 minutes to cook – …

Here's How To Make Frosting That's Not Overwhelmingly Sweet

A game-changer.<p>The mascarpone gives the frosting a creamy and deliciously smooth texture, while the lemon curd brings up the sweetness and tanginess to complete it all. It's perfect and you could definitely use it on regular cakes too. The cupcakes were super light, moist, and fluffy, filled with …

Dessert

How to Make a Pear Galette With Better Pear Flavor

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Pears require a delicate touch. In baked goods, their simple sweetness can seem one-dimensional, and their subtle flavor is easily overwhelmed—when loaded down with heavy spices, pears have a tendency to fall flat. It helps to choose firm, tart varieties that can …

5 Fast and Fancy Fall Dinners for My Family

October is hands-down my favorite month of the year and it has almost nothing to do with it being my birthday month. Nope, I love October for its …

Cooking

6 Desserts That You Don't Need to Be Intimidated By Anymore

And how to save ANY dessert that's gone wrong. The secret of the universe.<p>When I was first figuring out this whole "cooking" thing, I just wanted to make foods I craved. Cake, mostly. Madeleines, fresh and warm out of the oven, specifically. Yet all the time friends tell me that "they don't bake" …

Dessert

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

Cooking

Sfogliata di Mele

Directions<p><i>Make the poached apples:</i><p>Slice the apples, with the skin on, about ¼” thick. Place them in a medium sized saucepan with all of the other …

2-ingredient Flatbread Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Have A Sweet Treat With These Strawberry Macaron Ice Cream Sandwiches

So fancy!<p>1 cup superfine almond flour (110 grams) (if unable to find superfine almond flour, it is recommended that you pulse the almond flour in a food processor first)<p>1¾ cups powdered sugar (200 grams)<p>3 large egg whites (100 grams), room temperature<p>¼ cup granulated sugar (50 grams)<p>2 drops red …

Dessert

Chill Out: 5 Fun Frozen Summer Sweets

Chill out this summer with easy-to-whip-up frozen desserts. From Key Lime Pie Ice Cream to Strawberry Fro-Yo, these cold and creamy sweets will have everyone screaming for ice cream.<p>1. No-Churn Key Lime Pie Ice Cream<p>This key lime pie ice cream has all the bright lime flavor of key lime pie — even …

Recipes

How to Make Ladyfingers the Fast, Easy Way

Ladyfingers are one of the simplest recipes in a pastry chef's toolkit. The piped sponge cakes are used as the scaffolding for creamy, layered desserts—most famously tiramisu and charlotte russe, but ladyfingers are killer in summer trifles and banana pudding, too.<p>Ostensibly these slender biscuits …

11 Hummus Recipes That Will Make You Ditch Store-Bought for Good

Let’s be honest: Making homemade hummus sounds hard. Or rather, it’s hard to make hummus that’s equally as good as store-bought versions. But that …

10 Recipes That Double As a Vegetarian Side or Meal

When cooking more than one meal to please everyone just isn’t an option, try one of these vegetarian-friendly main dishes that stands alone, or can …

We’re As Obsessed with Fennel As Oprah

Over the weekend, Oprah Winfrey took to Instagram to post a picture of her face obscured by tall, verdant fronds of fennel. “What to do with all this dill?” she asked in her caption, noting it was #harvestday. Yes, that’s right. <b>She mislabeled the fennel as dill.</b><p>Jamie Oliver was quick to offer a …

You'll Want to Pour This Avocado Dressing Over Every Salad You Eat — and You Should!

[1]<p>Creamy Avocado Dressing<p>Sprinkle of Green [2]<p>Notes<p>This sauce is also great to use as a dip. Sweet potato chips go perfectly with this, and it's a nice variation from the usual guacamole.<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 ripe avocado<br>• 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard<br>• 1 cup water<br>• Handful of coriander (cilantro) leaves<br>• 1 …

Food

Pushable Rosé Pops

Why should kids have all the summer frozen-treat fun? When a frozen push-pop is infused with rosé wine, fresh berries and pound cake, a grown-up can …

Pound Cake

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Five on Friday: Our Favorite Peachy Pins

I just moved to the South and have not yet adjusted to this heat. My hair and I are having a difficult time. It feels a lot like my face is melting …

Asparagus Chickpea Quinoa Salad

This Asparagus Chickpea Quinoa Salad with feta cheese and a simple lemon vinaigrette is perfect for spring.It has been raining all week. I hope the …