Kelley B., Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Kelley B. has tested.

A mini funnel cake dusted with confectioners' sugar.

Mini Funnel Cakes

Forget the state fair. You can have funnel cakes whenever you want. And as many as you want. Without asking your parents’ permission. And they’re as quick and easy as pancakes.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 9
Glass bowl filled with pecan pie bread pudding, caramel sauce, bourbon-vanilla ice cream on a marble table

Pecan Pie Bread Pudding

When you’ve got leftover bread, sure, you could make bread crumbs. Or you could make this Southern melding of pie and pudding that’s obscenely rich. Tough decision, eh?

  • (1)
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 5 H
  • 10
A chess pie with a homemade crust cut into four slices in an antique tin pie plate on top of a napkin

Chess Pie

If in the beginning there was pie, it was probably chess pie seeing as it comes together soooooo simply from pantry staples.

  • (1)
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 25 M
  • 6
A white tray with slices of perfect baked bacon.

Baked Bacon

A ridiculously easy way to cook bacon for a crowd. No fuss. No standing at the stovetop. No spatters.

  • (7)
  • 5 M
  • 25 M
  • 48
Twelve best oatmeal cookies, each with varied fillings

Best Oatmeal Cookies

These oatmeal cookies are like the baking version of those Choose Your Own Adventure books, which means your cookies end up exactly the way you like them.

  • (7)
  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 41
A scalloped round sugar cookie with a heart-shaped windowpane cutout hanging form a tree branch

Windowpane Cookies

Wowsers! (We can’t really think of anything else to say about these stunning cookies, except they’re far easier to make than you’d expect.)

  • (1)
  • 30 M
  • 40 M
  • 2
Golf-ball size cheese balls with pretzel stems sitting on a wooden cheese board

Blue Cheese Balls

Birthday bashes. Cocktail parties. Thanksgiving dinner. Tuesday nights. These are but some occasions we’ve watched these disappear.

  • (1)
  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 2
Different shapes of homemade animal crackers lying on a chalkboard background.

Homemade Animal Crackers

Homemade animal crackers kick store-bought animal crackers to the curb. Made from scratch with natural ingredients, they’re gonna remake all your memories of those stale, bland animal crackers in the circus box.

  • (2)
  • 40 M
  • 2 H
  • 6
A cutting board with lamb chops, some in racks, some sliced, along jus and lemon halves

Grilled Lamb Chops

After grilling up these lovely little lamb lollies, we finally understand why so many folks use “lamb chop” as a term of endearment.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 2