Nothing instills fear in novice home bakers more than the prospect of making a pie crust from scratch, which is why many people turn to Jiffy's boxed mix. We test it to find out how it stands up.
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While you'll never catch me scooping cranberry sauce from a can, or dipping my drumstick into bottled gravy, I will confess to baking last-minute cornbread from a box. Incredibly cheap, impossibly easy, and ready in minutes, cornbread mixes are a decent option when you're short on time yet still want to serve fresh-from-the-oven bread with your holiday meal.