Looking For Recipe Testers

I’ve got the recipe almost ready for the next Line of Fire book, and I am looking for recipe testers. It is really as easy as it sounds. 1. I send you the soooooper sekrit recipe that will go into the back of Fire Fight. 2. You make the recipe at home just the...

Football Party Dip

If you’re having a party for the National Championships this year, or the Pro Bowl or Super Bowl, this party dip not only feeds a crowd, but does it well. It’s my family’s favorite. Easy, cheesy, and delicious. I hope you enjoy! 2 T. oil 1 white...

Revelatory Caramel Cake

I read an article in Food & Wine Magazine that raved about this cake, so I wanted to make it myself, just to see if it was really that good. Several of the comments on the recipe had to do with the instructions for the frosting being off and the recipe on the...

NWTK: Christmas Tree Coffee Cake

This was a staple of my childhood. Every Christmas morning, there would appear on the breakfast table, a Christmas Tree Coffee Cake. It has a very particular look and taste and is unlike anything I’ve had before. There’s a shortcut version I often see made...

NWTK: Pretzel Cheesecake Jello Dessert

Well, it’s been awhile since the last New West Test Kitchen post. I ended up going to an editing retreat and then on vacation to Vegas, and then November just got away from me. Plus, my counterpart was moving into her brand new house, so we decided to take a...

NWTK: Pumpkin Dump Cake

I’d never heard of dump cake until I started seeing it in every single community cookbook out there. Come to find out, dump cake is a thing. The essential concept is, you want to open packages, dump them, and bake, and make a cake. Skeptical? I was, too. Turns...