Elsa M. Jacobson, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Elsa M. Jacobson has tested.

One-Pot Cocoa Brownies Recipe

One-Pot Cocoa Brownies

“A one-pot wonder!” “A great recipe that you’ll come back to again and again.” That’s what folks are saying about this cakey brownies recipe.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 55 M
  • 0
Roasted Plums Recipe

Roasted Plums

Scented with star anise, not overly sweet, and just 25 minutes from start to finish. Talk about our sorta summer dessert.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 25 M
  • 4
Raspberry Linzer Bars Recipe

Linzer Bars

Buttery and crumbly in the best possible way, these crazy easy bars have all the taste—and none of the fuss—of a classic linzer tart.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0
Pickled Red Onions Recipe

Pickled Red Onions

You’re not going to believe how ridiculously quick and easy it is to toss together this flashy hot pink pickle.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 2
Moist Cornbread Recipe

Buttermilk Cornbread

“Heavenly.” “The best cornbread we’ve ever had.” “Like eating cake.” “Stop me before I make another!” That’s what folks are saying about this cornbread.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 12
Candy S'mores Recipe

Candy Bar S’mores

Summer just got lovelier thanks to these candy bar s’mores. (S’mores purists may scoff, but that’s cool. More for us.)

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 4
Coffee Ice Cubes Recipe

Leftover Coffee Ice Cubes

Got leftover coffee in that pot? Don’t toss it in the sink. Pour it into ice cube trays and freeze. No more watery iced coffee ever.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 M
  • 1 M
  • 4
Cavatelli con Broccoletti Recipe

Cavatelli with Broccoli  | Cavatelli Con Broccoletti

Desperation dinner. Pantry supper. Babysitter special. Call it what you will, this is a cinch to toss together and costs practically nothing.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 25 M
  • 0
Homemade Mascarpone Recipe

Homemade Mascarpone

Ridiculously indulgent and insanely satiating, this simple DIY hack is a luxurious way to fancy up summer’s finest berries.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 8 H
  • 15
French Toast with Earl Grey Syrup Recipe

French Toast with Earl Grey Syrup

We know what you’re thinking. “I better not try the Earl Grey syrup because my kids may turn up their nose at it.” Make it anyways.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 30 M
  • 0
Burrata with Grilled Bread Recipe

Burrata

Don’t goo up this burrata recipe with salad or condiments, please. Let’s just let the big gorgeous milk white orb speak for itself.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 15 M
  • 8
Homemade Croutons Recipe

Homemade Croutons

You’ll never, ever buy a box of fancy-schmancy, preservative-laden, cardboard-tasting, store-bought croutons again. Swear.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 25 M
  • 2
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