Jill Hopkins

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The Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my weeklong …

Nutrition

The Golden Globes Fulfilled Our Expectations by Missing the Mark

The expected movies and TV shows picked up nominations, but no love for Tiffany Haddish or Jordan Peele?<p>If you made a bumper sticker that read <i>Keep the Hollywood Foreign Press Association Weird!</i>, I'd certainly buy it—although the mysterious organization that conducts the Golden Globe Awards usually …

Recipe: Cheater Nutella Sticky Buns

Cheater Nutella Sticky Buns<p><i>Recipe makes</i><p>15 to 18<p>sticky buns<p>26 ounces frozen puff pastry (3 sheets), defrosted (see Recipe Note) <br>3/4 to 1 cup Nutella …

A Better Way to Grow Cilantro

A Technique to Intensify Flavor, Improve Texture & Impress Chef-Friends

As a baker, <b>my primary goals have long been purity of flavor and unadulterated texture</b>. It all began over forty years ago, with apple pie. I despaired over all the juices that exuded during baking, rendering the bottom crust soggy and pointless. I saw recipes that suggested macerating the apple …

We Tested 5 Pie Crusts to Find the Easiest, Flakiest & Best-Tasting

Are you the type who breaks into hives the minute you think about rolling out pie dough? Or the one who stays calm and cool, your pin gliding across the dough like a Ferrari down the Italian coast?<p>(Or are you the type who's really in it for the eating, not the making? You're welcome here, too. Come …

Baking

How to Freeze and Thaw a Fresh-Fruit Pie

At the height of summer, when fresh fruit is at its prime, it's hard to resist the idea of saving some for later—especially when it's too hot to bake. While you can freeze fruit all by itself, if you have a pie pan to spare, there's nothing better than freezing the whole dang pie. And besides, in …

Baking

The Simplest, Easiest Method for Making Fruit Crisp

Crisps are quintessential dessert fare, with many of us having fond memories of spring rhubarb or fall apple crisps in the memory banks of our …

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 …

The Trick to Better Coffee Cake Is Simple—Obvious, Even

Choosing the best part about a piece of cake is challenging. It's all good! It's cake! But if I were pressed, I could identify one <i>particularly</i> good bit about every kind of cake. I do love the soft, moist crumbs that cling to the frosting on a layer cake, or custardy, clafoutis-like pockets that …

4th of July icebox desserts get you out of the heat

OK, so you signed up to bring dessert to that neighborhood potluck, family reunion or backyard cookout. But geez, it's been so hot, and the very idea of firing up the oven to bake a cake or pie for an hour or more just makes you swoon and fan yourself like Blanche Dubois.<p>Icebox desserts are your …

Classic Moist Date Nut Bread

This moist date nut bread makes a wonderful breakfast or brunch bread. The bread may be made with chopped walnuts or pecans.<p>This bread freezes well, …

Tiramisu Poke Cake Recipe

"White cake is poked and topped with a coffee-flavored sweet drizzle and then a cream cheese frosting in this decadent tiramisu poke cake. Can be …

Dessert

Hummus Flatbread with Sun-Dried Tomatoes & Pesto

<i>A beautiful appetizer to celebrate National Hummus Day – hummus flatbread with sun-dried tomatoes, feta, spinach, pine nuts, and pesto sauce makes</i> …

Our Best Tips for Baking with Frozen Puff Pastry

A box of frozen puff pastry is something of a miracle ingredient. If you've ever baked with it, you know exactly what I'm talking about. It puffs …

This Genius Loaf Cake Is Everything That’s Good About Scones (And Nothing Bad)

This charming loaf may look like a pound cake, and act like a pound cake—and travel well and make sweet gifts like a pound cake. But it's quite a different little number, and thanks to a slew of hidden perks—it's better.<p>It takes all of 15 minutes to throw together the dough (in fact, the faster—and …

Dessert

Three shots you've never used your 3-wood for, but should

If you're like a lot of golfers, you have an okay -- but not great -- relationship with your 3-wood. You use it off the tee occasionally and in the fairway on par 5s. But there's a lot of versatility in that club that you could be taking advantage of. Next time you encounter one of these three …