Elsa M. Jacobson, Recipe Tester

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

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
  • 4
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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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
Dukkah Recipe

Dukkah

We can’t stop sprinkling this everyday Egyptian magic over anything and everything. (Seriously. Someone send help.)

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 0
Sweet Potato Biscuits Recipe

Sweet Potato Biscuits

These wee biscuits are spectacular just with a smidgen of butter, but slap some ham or turkey on them and woah.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 45 M
  • 2
Warm Goat Cheese Salad Recipe

Warm Goat Cheese Salad | Salade au Chèvre Chaud

Baguette slathered with goat cheese and baked to toasty perfection with a can’t-mess-it-up vinaigrette and salad. Easy peasy.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 0
Eggless Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Recipe

Eggless Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

Cookie dough is oft a means to an end, an interim state of existence, a fleeting moment sacrificed to the creation of cookies. No more.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 10
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