About Dawn English, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Dawn English has tested.

Colcannon Recipe

There are countless versions of this classic. We’re partial to this recipe which gilds the potatoes and cabbage with kale and bacon and beer.

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  • 20 M
  • 50 M
  • 2
Jam Bars Recipe

Jam Bars Recipe

Sweet and crumbly and gooey and all around lovely. That’s what we think of these spectacular—and spectacularly easy—jam bars.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 8
Slow Cooker Cassoulet Recipe

Choucroute Garnie Recipe

Served in every beer hall in eastern France, choucroute garnie is essentially a gussied up hot dog and sauerkraut. To which we say, oui!

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  • 45 M
  • 5 H, 15 M
  • 4
Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic Recipe

Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic Recipe

Chicken with 40 cloves of garlic is a classic for one reason—it’s damn good. Using chicken thighs ensures the meat remains juicy. Using our trick for quickly peeling garlic makes it hassle free.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 10
Robert's Absolute Best Brownies Recipe

Best Brownies Recipe

“Best brownies” is a pretty bold assertion. Yet these chewy fudge brownies from David Lebovitz merit it.

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  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 163
Chili Buns Recipe

Chili Buns Recipe

Chili buns are a traditional Appalachian thing and they’re essentially hot dog buns slathered with the easiest chili you’ve ever made. Add a hot dog and slaw and you’ve got its kissing cousin, the slaw dog.

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  • 25 M
  • 30 M
  • 6
Slow Cooker Beef Chili Recipe

Slow Cooker Beef Chili Recipe

This slow cooker beef chili is easy as can be to make, satisfying beyond words to taste. Just dump all the familiar chili ingredients in a crockpot. Dinner is done.

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  • 25 M
  • 5 H, 20 M
  • 2
Homemade Pasta Dough Recipe

Homemade Pasta Dough Recipe

Pasta made fresh according to Italian tradition is unspeakably more supple, satisfying, and gratifying than the dried-out store-bought stuff. Here’s how to make it at home.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 85