Colleen Bloxham, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Colleen Bloxham has tested.

Endive Salad Recipe

Endive Salad with Gorgonzola, Pine Nuts, and Honey

Mother Nature is a savvy, savvy hostess. We know this because endive makes the perfect platter-to-pie hole vehicle for cheese.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 5
Italian Frittata Recipe

Italian Frittata

Eggs, potatoes, and not much else. That’s our weeknight salvation come suppertime on a super crazy day.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 30 M
  • 4
Salmon with Cherry Tomatoes Recipe

Salmon with Blistered Cherry Tomatoes

An impressive impromptu dinner that’s done in less than 30 minutes and a cinch to clean up. You’re welcome.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 20 M
  • 0
Fried Egg Sandwich Recipe

Fried Egg Sandwich

Bread. Cheese. Egg. Hot sauce. Five bucks says you’ve got the makings for this little lovely waiting in your kitchen.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 12
North Carolina Barbecue Sauce Recipe

North Carolina Barbecue Sauce

This isn’t your typical sweetly gloppy barbecue sauce to squirt onto burgers or dogs. This is thinner and tangier than most and it’s something sorta special.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 7
White Bean and Chicken Chili Recipe

White Bean and Chicken Chili

Stop your scoffing. This may not be conventional chili, but it’s no sissy imposter. It’s just a little subtler, soupier, and smokier.

  • Quick Glance
  • 35 M
  • 1 H
  • 4
Fancy Tuna Melt Recipe

Not Your Mom’s Tuna Melt

A tuna melt is a tuna melt is a tuna melt, right? Uh, not exactly. This is a welcome departure from what we choked down as children.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 25 M
  • 6
Plain Bagels Recipe

Homemade Bagels

No more excuses about how there’s a dearth of decent bagels in your neighborhood. Nope. Not when you can make these.

  • Quick Glance
  • 3 H
  • 3 H, 50 M
  • 31
Lamb Burgers with Arugula and Feta Recipe

Lamb Burger with Arugula, Feta, and Cucumbers

For something so unconventional, this combination of lamb burger, feta, arugula, cucumber, and lemon certainly tastes intuitive.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 40 M
  • 2
Lemon Meringue Tart Recipe

Lemon Meringue Tart

Michel Richard lets loose with some fanciful flourishes in fashioning this lovely tart—both the recipe and the artsy rendering.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4
Porter Braised Chicken Recipe

Beer-Braised Chicken with Root Vegetables

The toastiness of porter + the sweetness of root vegetables + the spiciness of mustard = our type of braise.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 6
Pastrami Sandwich Recipe

Pastrami, Caramelized Onion, and Gruyère Sandwich

Not every stack of meat slapped between some slices of bread qualifies as a proper supper. This one does.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 45 M
  • 4
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