Elie Nassar, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Elie Nassar has tested.

Coffee Crusted Grilled Pork Chops Recipe

“Wow!” “Off-the-charts good!” “Divine.” “Amazingly juicy and tender.” “A definite keeper.” That’s what folks are saying about these grilled and subtly spiced chops. Sorta makes you want to try ’em, eh?

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  • 10 M
  • 25 M
  • 4

Peach Salsa Recipe

Peach salsa works its considerable magic on anything you pull from the grill. And it’s obscenely easy to make from surplus stone fruit.

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  • 25 M
  • 50 M
  • 2

Prosecco and Aperol Cocktail Recipe

Bitter. Sweet. Floral. Herbal. Citrusy. Elegant. Classic. Fizzy. Magical in all ways. That’s what folks are saying about this lovely little cocktail. Cin cin.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 10

Old Fashioned Cocktail Recipe

This old fashioned cocktail, a riff on the classic, is slightly spicy and not too sweet and nothing if not pretty darn close to perfect.

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  • 5 M
  • 1 H
  • 0

Steak and Quinoa Salad Recipe

An exceptionally easy and ridiculously satisfying use for leftover grilled steak from this weekend’s barbecue.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 0

English Muffin Bread Recipe

Incomparably easier than traditional English muffins yet with all the requisite nooks and crannies that God—and the British—intended.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 0

Braised Brisket Recipe with Red Wine and Honey

Sweet and tangy and fall-apart tender. That’s what we think of this braised brisket that makes us go weak in the knees.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 5 H
  • 8

Flor de Jerez Recipe

This flor de Jerez recipe is tart and complex and only slightly intoxicating. Just the qualities we seek in a cocktail we’d love to sip forever.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 3

Tuscan Bean Soup Recipe

A classic Italian vegetable soup that just happens to be loaded with so-called super foods such as kale. Seems nonna’s known what’s best all along.

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  • 45 M
  • 5 H, 45 M
  • 4

Pozole Verde Recipe

Translation? A spectacularly satisfying and soupy stewy dish made with green chiles and chicken that takes just an hour (!) yet tastes authentic as heck.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 0

Authentic Ciabatta Recipe

Every once in a while, along comes a loaf of bread that’s so rustic, so memorable, it ruins every other bread experience. Here’s that loaf.

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  • 30 M
  • 4 H, 20 M
  • 216

Thin Pancakes Recipe

Thicker than crêpes, thinner than buttermilk pancakes, and lovely with toppings savory or sweet.

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  • 25 M
  • 45 M
  • 2

Pancake Mix Recipe

Homemade buttermilk pancakes can be yours any day of the week thanks to a stash of this handy DIY pancake mix.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 0

Pumpkin Macaroni and Cheese

The spectacular thing about this pumpkin macaroni and cheese recipe? Its magnificently indulgent nature.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0
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