Elie Nassar, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Elie Nassar has tested.

Prosecco and Aperol Cocktail Recipe

Prosecco and Aperol Cocktail

Elegant. Classic. Magical in all ways. That’s what folks are saying about this little lovely. Cin cin, indeed.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 6
Irish Soda Bread with Walnuts Recipe

Irish Soda Bread

A sweet nuttiness, a dense crumb, a crunchy crust, and bags more flavor than normal bread. Whatcha waiting for?

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 15
Blood Orange Prosecco Cocktail Recipe

Blood Orange and Prosecco Cocktail

We think you’ll come to understand our giddiness about this effervescent elixir the second you take a sip.

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  • 15 M
  • 25 M
  • 6
Braised Oxtails Recipe

Braised Oxtails & Homemade Red Wine Pasta

With all due respect, your go-to recipe for beef stew falls short of this magnificent melding of beef, wine, and pasta. No contest.

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  • 2 H
  • 5 H, 30 M
  • 4
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Homemade Red Wine Pasta

When we say this intensely hued pasta is simply stunning, we mean it’s visually breathtaking. Also that it comes together so simply it stuns us.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 2
New York Sour Recipe

New York Sour

Not too sweet. Not too sour. Just right. That’s what we think of this apple-y little cocktail concoction. But don’t take our word for it.

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  • 30 M
  • 5 D
  • 2
Roast Duck Recipe

Roast Duck Stuffed with Farro, Figs, and Hazelnuts

A heck of a lot less fussy than it looks. And really, really phenomenal. “Perfect for fall,” in fact, according to our testers.

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  • 1 H
  • 2 H, 10 M
  • 6
Blackened Ahi with Soy-Mustard Sauce Recipe

Blackened Ahi with Soy-Mustard Sauce

An intimate appetizer, this seared tuna is coated with blackening spices, and dressed with an Asian influenced soy-mustard sauce and beurre blanc.

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  • 35 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
The Greatest Dishes by Anya von Bremzen

Rose Pistola Chocolate Budino Cake

A dark pudding-like chocolate cake flavored with espresso and hazelnut liqueur and studded with chopped hazelnuts is topped with a bittersweet chocolate glaze.

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  • 1 H
  • 3 H, 30 M
  • 0
Date Cookies Recipe

Traveler’s Date Cookies

Popular in Lebanon and Syria, these sweets are rich semolina cookies shaped around a date paste perfumed with orange-flower water and rose water. Delicate.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
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