Angela Brassinga

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Eat Fresh, Day 12: Finding balance. Out of the Test Kitchen and into the garden.

Who: Angela, test kitchen manager. This year, I’m determined to: eat dinner on weeknights and not graze my way through the evening. Even though this challenge is almost done, I still struggle with: eating a little too much during my workday. Coping mechanism(s): a quick walk around the block or in the Sunset garden between recipe tests. I’m feelin’: like […]

Eat Fresh, Day 4: Sunset.com to the rescue!

Who: Angela, test kitchen manager. So far, the challenge is going: quite well. My son is home from college so I’m highly motivated to sit down for dinner as much as possible while he’s here.

Eat Fresh, Day 2: Enough with the Evening Snacks

Who: Angela, test kitchen manager. This year, I’m determined to: eat dinner on weeknights and not graze my way through the late evening.

An Ode to Tamale Pie

In January 2014, Sunset published its “25 All-time Favorite Test Kitchen Recipes.” We had a tough time limiting ourselves, but we did it with delicious results. The photography was beautiful and the food department was very proud when the issue hit newsstands around the West. But I’m beginning to think we made a big mistake.