Jennifer Combs, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Jennifer Combs has tested.

A rum cake in a grey bowl.

Rum Cake

Every bit as boozy and as brilliant as it sounds. Inspired by the old-fashioned rum cake made in the Caribbean with dark rum in all its magnificently spiced glory.

  • (1)
  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 14
A square of Passover apple cake on a green plate.

Passover Apple Cake

This Passover classic is so memorable you may just find yourself making it all year round. Talk about a godsend.

  • (7)
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 50
A black bowl filled with tuna salad with white beans, red onion, and parsley on a wooden table.

Tuna Salad With White Beans

Crisp onion and creamy white beans turn tuna into a light dinner, courtesy of the always impressive Stanley Tucci.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 0
Four wedges of raspberry streusel coffee cake on a white wooden background.

Raspberry Streusel Coffee Cake

Buttery and almond-y and all around impressive in its capacity to comfort, this raspberry streusel coffee cake is gonna knock your socks off. Definitely not just for breakfast.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 0
Several espresso chocolate chunk cookies in a paper container.

Espresso Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Just like Tollhouse cookies but with the amp turned up. Way up. Think of them as a more mature version of a classic. (Finally, something you don’t have to share with the kids!)

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 3 H, 30 M
  • 0
Spicy roasted Brussels sprouts with dried cranberries and macadamia nuts on a baking sheet.

Spicy Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Perhaps the most surprising crucifers we’ve experienced in a while, these are tossed with a fragrant, warming spice blend that’ll make you forget you’re eating healthy. Wonders never cease.

  • (1)
  • 15 M
  • 35 M
  • 2
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 maybe you’re done with pumpkin everything, wait’ll you experience this aromatic pound cake that boasts the perfect balance of sweet and spice.

  • (4)
  • 45 M
  • 2 H
  • 12
A loaf of zucchini walnut bread on a wooden cutting board with two slices cut from it and a serrated knife resting beside it.

Walnut Zucchini Bread

Stealthy healthy. That’s how we think of things, such as this summer quick bread with whole-wheat flour and just a little honey, that are incredibly satisfying yet actually quite healthy.

  • (2)
  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 5 M
  • 4
A whole strawberry ice cream pie in a fluted tart pan.

Strawberry Ice Cream Pie

How to turn store-bought ice cream into an impressive summer dessert in minutes. You’re welcome.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 2 H
  • 0