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Jackie Alpers
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Feature Article in Edible Baja Arizona Magazine by Jackie Alpers

I’m happy to have written and photographed my first feature article for Edible Baja Arizona Magazine that includes a bunch of my super easy summer recipes inspired by Sonoran food classics, including these baked Carne Asada Tostadas with guacamole and…
I’m happy to have written and photographed my first feature article for Edible Baja Arizona Magazine that includes a bunch of my super easy summer recipes inspired by Sonoran food classics, includi…
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Frozen Fruit Hacks for Refinery29 on GMA

  It’s getting hot out there folks! Get my super easy summertime frozen fruit recipes  and see my latest food photographs for Refinery29, including the World’s Easiest One Ingredient Frozen Watermelon Pops.
It’s getting hot out there folks! Get my super easy summertime frozen fruit recipes and see my latest food photographs for Refinery29, including the World’s Easiest One Ingredie…
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The Cheesiest Cheese Crisp with Chipotle Ranch Dipping Sauce By Jackie Alpers

Serves 2 to 4   A cross between a Mexican pizza an an open-faced quesadilla, the cheese crisp is the perfect comfort food. Southern Arizona restaurants started selling the dish more than 50 years ago and it’s become a staple of our local “Sonoran Style”…
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The Cheesiest Cheese Crisp with Chipotle Ranch Dipping Sauce By Jackie Alpers

Serves 2 to 4 A cross between a Mexican pizza an an open-faced quesadilla, the cheese crisp is the perfect comfort food. Southern Arizona restaurants started selling the dish more than 50 years ago and it’s become a staple of our local “Sonoran Style”…
Serves 2 to 4 A cross between a Mexican pizza an an open-faced quesadilla, the cheese crisp is the perfect comfort food. Southern Arizona restaurants started selling the dish more than 50 years ago…
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Oreo Ice Cream Sandwiches With Sprinkles!

This may be one of the easiest recipes ever. It was originally written for and published on Refinery29 where you can find seven more of my Oreo recipes. I literally wrote the book on sprinkles, so if you’re interested in learning more ways to cover…
This may be one of the easiest recipes ever. It was originally written for and published on Refinery29 where you can find seven more of my Oreo recipes. I literally wrote the book on sprinkles, so …
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This was a fun one. I love iced tea.
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American dining is about much more than big city chefs and fussy small plates; in fact, sometimes it's in those smaller, off-the-beaten path destinations where you find the most soulful experiences. In the second installment of our new series, we're exploring the best under-the-radar ...
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New photos for the Food Network. +barriobread made me some beautiful breads for this one. Check out the full gallery to see more.
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Jackie Alpers for Lipton Iced Tea

My latest article for Food Network was sponsored by the folks at Lipton Tea, who asked me to come up with some new ways to flavor ice tea. Bold flavors and unique flavor combinations are the new wave of iced teas creations this summer. Here’s how to dress…
My latest article for Food Network was sponsored by the folks at Lipton Tea, who asked me to come up with some new ways to flavor ice tea. Bold flavors and unique flavor combinations are the new wa…
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Black & White Sprinkles! Cookie

Look to the cookie. These soft and cakey half-and-half cookies are the perfect palette for your favorite sprinkles, jimmies, confetti, or dragées in elegant shades of black and white. This recipe is from my book Sprinkles!: Recipes and Ideas for…
Look to the cookie. These soft and cakey half-and-half cookies are the perfect palette for your favorite sprinkles, jimmies, confetti, or dragées in elegant shades of black and white. This recipe i…
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Jackie Alpers On National Public Radio's "Here & Now"

Learn how to eat a cactus. Kathy Gunst was on NPR‘s Here & Now on May 19th talking about prickly pear cactus and my recipe for Nopalitos Salad. Listen to the broadcast on the Here & Now website, and get the recipe.
Learn how to eat a cactus. Kathy Gunst was on NPR’s Here & Now on May 19th talking about prickly pear cactus and my recipe for Nopalitos Salad. Listen to the broadcast on the Here & N…
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Serve creative Passover desserts at your family's seder this year with quirky recipes, like a Matzo Stack Cake, Matzo Red Velvet Cake and more, from Food Network.
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  • Jackie Alpers Photography
    Photographer, 1992 - present
    Food photographer, food writer, recipe developer and and cookbook author.
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Photographer of food and the good things in life. Author of Sprinkles!: Recipes and Ideas for Rainbowlicious Desserts. Contributing food writer and photographer to Food Network, iVillage, Broadway+Thresher.  
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Award winning, internationally published photographer specializing in images of food, people and culture for cookbooks, advertising and editorial assignments..
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    Photography, Illustration, Fine Art, 1991
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Sprinkles!
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Here’s a guide to baking delicious desserts with a colorful twist: sprinkles! Of course you can scatter them over cakes and pies. But did… R

Put Down That Zucchini Bread Recipe—Make This Instead
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Put Down That Zucchini Bread Recipe—Make This Instead

Red, White & Blue Buffalo Chicken Bombs
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Red, White & Blue Buffalo Chicken Bombs

Sparkling 'Nongria' with Grilled Fruit
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Sparkling 'Nongria' with Grilled Fruit

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Sprinkles elevate an everyday dessert like this simple chocolate mousse into something special and patriotic!

Win Memorial Day with 12 Amazing Hot Dog Toppings | FN Dish – Food Netwo...
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Memorial Day picnics and potlucks are an excellent opportunity to put your creative snacking skills to use and experiment with new and excit

Party Peeps Are in the House: The Most-Adorable Peeps Treats Ever | FN D...
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Fun fact: Most recipes that use marshmallows can be made infinitely cuter by swapping in Peeps.

Mini Breakfast Pizzas with Pillsbury Biscuits
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Mini Breakfast Pizzas with Pillsbury Biscuits

Green Pizzas for St. Paddy's Day, Plus 6 More Spring Pies | FN Dish – Fo...
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Pizza is the perfect food for entertaining — a crowd-pleaser with unlimited options for sauce, cheese and toppings. If you’re willing to bre

No-Bake Lucky Charms Cake for St. Patrick's Day
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No-Bake Lucky Charms Cake for St. Patrick's Day

Make a DIY Hot Chocolate Bar for Valentine's Day
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Make a DIY Hot Chocolate Bar for Valentine's Day

11 Ideas for a Red Hot Valentine's Day | FN Dish – Food Network Blog
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Use the classic cinnamon candies to spice up homemade Valentine's Day treats.

Beyond the Bag: New Ways to Eat Your Baby Carrots | FN Dish – Food Netwo...
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Get more veggies into your family's diet with these easy ways to use up the rest of the bag of baby carrots.

5 Edible Holiday Centerpiece Ideas That Will Wow Your Guests | FN Dish –...
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These fun, creative edible centerpieces are sure to be the star of any holiday party, and they're easy enough for kids to help with.

How to Make a Christmas Tree Pizza for Kids
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How to Make a Christmas Tree Pizza for Kids

Fun Thanksgiving Projects for Kids | FN Dish – Food Network Blog
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This Thanksgiving, set the kids up with one of these fun projects. Little kids can roll cheese balls and cut out shapes with cookie cutters,

Trick or Treat! Your Guide to Being the Most-Popular House on the Block ...
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Instead of stocking up on individually wrapped Halloween candy, opt for Food Network's sweet and spooky homemade treats.

10-Minute Cake Decorating with Supermarket Staples | FN Dish – Food Netw...
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Decorating a cake can be super-easy and stress-free, so celebrate life's special occasions, no matter how small, with a festive decorated ca