About Annie Leslie, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Annie Leslie has tested.

Banana Bread Recipe

Banana Bread Recipe

A superlative version of the classic American quick bread that everyone loves.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 66
Basic Pan Gravy Recipe

Basic Gravy Recipe

Great gravy doesn’t just happen by chance. At least, not for us. Here’s how it does happen.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 9
Sweet Potato Casserole Recipe

Gingersnap and Sweet Potato Casserole

A Thanksgiving classic revisited with an added emphasis on sugar and spice and, yes, everything nice. A sweet potato mash topped with marshmallow and—believe it or not—crushed gingersnaps. Heresy? Or high-five-worthy? You tell us.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
Cranberry and Orange Relish

Cranberry and Orange Relish

It doesn’t get much simpler than this make-ahead relish. Just simmer cranberries, sugar, and orange until you hear a “Pop!” and then plop it in the fridge.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 15 M
  • 20
Corn Bread Recipe

Cornbread

An easy, foolproof, ever so slightly sweet corn bread that comes together as quickly as it disappears. Just watch it.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 45 M
  • 26

Stone Fruit Slump

Equal parts bohemian and tradition, this stone fruit slump marries the best aspects of cobbler and cake to sweet, sweet effect.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 10
Yum Yum Squares

Yum Yum Squares

Sweet! Gooey! Easy! Yum! Those are just a few of the lovely things we’re hearing about these coconutty beauties. Taste for yourself.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 35 M
  • 14
White Russian

White Russian

The White Russian flirted with cult status after the release of The Big Lebowski, a Coen brothers production in which a fashionably unkempt Jeff Bridges…well, we won’t give it away.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 7
Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

This little bit of heaven is exactly what it purports to be: a smooth, rich confection made from a strawberry Philly cream cheese cheesecake.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 12 H
  • 9
Peruvian Roast Chicken

Peruvian Roast Chicken

This bird borrows its Peruvian accent from its amazing technicolor dreamcoat of paprika, cumin, and garlic.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 24
Nutmeg Cake

Nutmeg Cake

This spice cake is soaked with rum syrup, making a lovely, albeit slightly boozy, gift when wrapped in parchment and tied with a bow.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 17