| May 30, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Have you ever wondered what would happen if Goldilocks jumped down Alice's rabbit hole? Well it might look a little something like my quest for amazing homemade churros. It took some experimenting, you see. The first round of churros? Good but not great....
| May 9, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Fruit crumble is usually pretty straightforward: combine flour, sugar and butter, and you've got a perfect streusel topping, right? But what happens when you can't eat regular flour, sugar or butter (or nuts)? Suddenly, making a really good fruit...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 6:30 PM
CrÃ¨me caramel stole my heart on my first visit to Paris many years ago. It is a comfort food that I appreciate whether I'm happy or sad. The creamy, vanilla-infused center and caramel sauce-like coating make this a delicious dessert worthy of mom.
| Feb 9, 2013
Total time: 1½ hours, plus chilling and cooling times
Note: Based on a dish at Knead Patisserie in San Francisco. Using a scale for measurements is recommended.
2 cups plus 3½ tablespoons (17.7 ounces, or...
| Dec 15, 2012
My dad loved these cookies, and his eyes would light up every time I baked them. He was always happy to taste-test cookies and would hang around waiting for the first batch to be iced. Dad called it "quality control."
— Linda Amendt (www....
| Jun 9, 2012
Dear SOS: The San Diego bakery the Cravory (formerly 410 Degrees) makes the most amazing cinnamon roll cookies. Any chance of getting the recipe? Many thanks!
Dear Brian: These little creations, which look and taste like a...
| Jun 16, 2012
Total time: 40 minutes, plus chilling time
2 tablespoons water
1 tablespoon powdered gelatin
2 1/2 cups heavy cream
1 1/2 cups whole milk
5 tablespoons sugar
1 (2-inch) section vanilla bean, split in half lengthwise,...
| Apr 6, 2013
Dear SOS: I was wondering if you would be able to get the recipe for the irresistible brown butter cookie at the newly opened and darling Bittersweet Treats on Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena. This cookie is chewy, dense and delicious, and I would very...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 4:48 PM
The more the merrier in the Orlando Sentinel test kitchen! That’s why we have teamed with the fabulous folks over at Orlando’s WOMX Mix 105.1 to offer the morning show’s Recipe of the Week. Today's recipe is Vanilla-Brined Thanksgiving...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 4:44 PM
I found some wonderful recipes that take classic holiday cookies to new level with inspired twists. Check these out: Signature favorite: Peppermint Bark is a well-loved holiday recipe. Smooth white chocolate, refreshing peppermint extract and red food...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Happy National Lollypop Day! To celebrate the quintessential candy on a stick, we've pulled some of our favorite lollypops from our recipe archives, including the homemade root beer and vanilla lollypops above. You can find the recipes below. Also, free...