Test Kitchen Tips
Our Test Kitchen is full of culinary experts who have picked up plenty of handy tricks and techniques over the years. Check out our favorite cooking tips that’ll make cooking and baking at home easier than ever.
15 Tips for the Best Bundt Cakes Straight from Our Test Kitchen
Bundt cakes make for gorgeous yet simple desserts. Get our Test Kitchen's tips for how to grease a Bundt pan, how to glaze your cakes and what recipes work best in these pans.
The Ultimate Gingerbread Baking & Decorating Guide
Make gingerbread the highlight of your Christmas celebration with these amazing tips, recipes and how-tos.
The Ultimate Guide to Baking Cake
Learn how to bake a cake with our collection of from-scratch recipes, baking tools, cake decorating tips and more.
How to Store Cake Pops (the Right Way!)
The perfect pop is rich and moist. Find out how to store cake pops so you can savor every bite!
How to Prevent the Most Common Cake Mistakes
Sometimes our favorite cake recipes fall flat. Learn how you can fix flat (and dry and uneven and sticky) bakes...
How to Make a Cake Roll (Without It Breaking)
We love pretty spiraled cake rolls, but they can seem pretty daunting to make. Find out how to make a...
This Secret Trick Lets You Cut Cake Layers Like a Charm
Here's how to cut cake layers like a boss...with no knives or expensive gadgets required!
5 Easy Homemade Frosting Recipes to Know By Heart
There's a whole world of tasty frosting beyond buttercream. Discover your new favorite with our top homemade frosting picks!
What Is a Crumb Coat and Why Do I Need One When I Frost My Cake?
The secret to a swoon-worthy cake starts with the very first layer of frosting. It's called a crumb coat, and...
10 Unexpected Things to Put on Your Angel Food Cake
Angel food cake is the perfect blank canvas for your next dessert creation!
The Secret to Making Perfect Chocolate Cake May Surprise You
You are NOT going to want to bake a cake without this ever again.