Dawn E., Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Dawn E. has tested.

Flourless Almond Cake Recipe

A flourless almond cake that’s French and flavorful, this amandier is crisp and crunchy on the outside, dense and chewy on the inside, and gluten-free through and through.

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  • 15 M
  • 50 M
  • 12

Grilled Lamb Chops Recipe

After grilling up these lovely little lamb lollies, we finally understand why so many folks use “lamb chop” as a term of endearment.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 0

How to Make Microwave Popcorn

Yes, you can make microwave popcorn on your own with just a brown paper bag. No artificial colors. No fake butter. No nasty preservatives. Bring on your next Netflix binge!

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 2

Best Brownies Recipe

“Best” is a pretty presumptuous assertion, yet these chewy but not gooey chocolate-y brownies from David Lebovitz merit it.

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  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 144

Orange Olive Oil Cake Recipe

This classic Portuguese dessert with its tender crumb and citrus smack tastes as stunning as it looks. Swear.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 292

Cacio e Pepe Recipe

This crazy satisfying, ridiculously cheap, pantry-minded supper consists of just pasta, cheese, oil, salt, pepper, and a nifty technique.

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 0

Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic Recipe

Made with lotsa garlic for flavor and potatoes for sustenance, this chicken with 40 cloves of garlic recipe rocks.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 8

Lemon Madeleines Recipe

Let’s dispense with all the talk about Proust and time and just revel in these lemony little lovelies, shall we?

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  • 25 M
  • 3 H, 30 M
  • 4

Spicy Roast Chicken Recipe

Like Nashville Hot Chicken except that it’s baked rather than fried, this spicy roast chicken is doused with cayenne for a nice, mild, warm burn that you’re gonna love.

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  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 2

Marcella Hazan's Bolognese Sauce

Is anything more soothing than standing before a burbling pot of Marcella Hazan’s Bolognese sauce?

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  • 20 M
  • 6 H
  • 91

Homemade Pasta Dough Recipe

Pasta made according to tradition is unspeakably more supple, lovely, and gratifying than that dried-out store-bought stuff.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 59

Homemade Larabars Recipe

We got nothing against the Larabars we’ve been noshing for years, save for the fact that they’re not homemade. Until now.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 50 M
  • 136

Grilled Ham and Cheese Sandwich Recipe

Here’s how to embellish a childhood classic with the help of a little leftover holiday ham and some fancy French mustard.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 4

Spiced Milk Tea Recipe

This classic spiced milk tea is made with chai spices and—are you ready?!—sweetened condensed milk. It’s ridiculously lovely.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 10 M
  • 2
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