Hillary Hawkins, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Hillary Hawkins has tested.

A glazed pumpkin pound cake on a plate--a pumpkin Bundt cake with a milk-sugar poured glaze

Glazed Pumpkin Pound Cake

If you’ve been thinking you’re done with pumpkin everything, you’re going to want to hold off on judging until you try this pumpkin pound cake.

  • 45 M
  • 2 H
  • 6
Apple Cider Caramels

Apple Cider Caramels

The 8th wonder of the world? These insanely satiating caramels made simply with apple cider, sugar, and spice.

  • 25 M
  • 4 H
  • 2
Large bowl filled with spaghetti primavera pie--spaghetti topped with zucchini, tomatoes, onions, parmesan and mozzarella cheese--and baked

Spaghetti Primavera Pie

Essentially spaghetti casserole with veggies smothered with cheese. Sounds like supper to us.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 2
Cinnamon Sugar

How to Make Cinnamon Sugar

Yes, a recipe for cinnamon sugar. Because ‪‎so often life leaves us wanting to be a kid again. And this proportion of cinnamon to sugar is the bomb.

  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 4
Four fillets of maple glazed salmon of a white square platter

Maple Glazed Salmon

Crazy weeknight dinners just got a heck of a lot less stressful thanks to this maple glazed salmon. Five ingredients. 10 minutes of effort. And dinner is done. Swear.

  • 10 M
  • 9 H, 15 M
  • 2
A blood orange pound cake on a wire rack with glaze and sugar syrup, three slices cut

Blood Orange Pound Cake

Buttery, rich cake is ribboned with a marmalade layer, steeped in a blood orange syrup, and topped with a light orange glaze. What more could you want?

  • 1 H
  • 2 H
  • 6
Five small tarts filled with orange curd and topped with candied orange slices on a cooling rack

Orange Curd Tartlets

A riff on the classic lemon tart that’s ubiquitous in pâtisseries all across Frances, these orange tartlets are comfort food extraordinaire.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 5 H, 30 M
  • 1
Salted caramel ice cream in a loaf pan on a pattern baking sheet with a scoop and scooper on top

Salted Caramel Ice Cream

Lusciously dark, almost bitter caramel collides with sweet cream and sea salt. Definitely ice cream for adults. Finally, something you don’t have to share with the kids.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 17 H, 30 M
  • 0
A vanilla pound cake with a lemon glaze cut into 8 slices

Cream Cheese Pound Cake

Everything you can imagine: delicious with a dense, tight, moist crumb and a puckery lemon glaze that’s the perfect foil to all that richness.

  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 8
Fig Rugelach

Fig Rugelach

A traditional Hanukkah recipe that you’re going to want to borrow for your every cookie craving throughout the year.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 3 H
  • 4
Pumpkin Pecan Pie

Pumpkin Pecan Pie

You no longer need to confront that eternal Thanksgiving dilemma of pumpkin pie or pecan pie. This pie recipe, in true egalitarian fashion, ensures you can have both.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 0
Grilled Butternut Squash

Grilled Butternut Squash

A legitimately unexpected and badass approach to winter squash that we promise will surprise and satiate.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 40 M
  • 0
Pumpkin Swirl Brownies

Pumpkin Swirl Brownies

These pumpkin swirl brownies are just as outrageously rich as you’d expect thanks to pumpkin spice cheesecake colliding with a pan of chocolate fudge brownies.

  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 10