Elizabeth and Lena Alvarez, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Elizabeth and Lena Alvarez has tested.

Meyer Lemon Syrup Recipe

Luscious as caramel yet simple as simple syrup, this Meyer lemon syrup has a very giftable sweet tart lemon thing going on.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0

Paleo Snickerdoodles Recipe

Thanks to this gluten-free, paleo-friendly godsend of a recipe, everyone can have their snickerdoodles and eat them, too.

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  • 25 M
  • 2 H
  • 0

Coconut Milk Hot Chocolate Recipe

Rich, creamy, and divine. It also just happens to be paleo, vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, kid-friendly, and adult-approved.

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  • 15 M
  • 4 H
  • 0

Steamed Cauliflower Recipe

A simple yet stunning technique for steamed whole cauliflower that’s making even veggie haters proclaim it awesome.

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  • 5 M
  • 30 M
  • 0

Buttermilk Dressing Recipe With Winter Crudites

Winter vegetables in shades of white and palest green beautifully complement this homemade buttermilk dressing. Perfect for parties.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 2

Banana Bread Granola

“Not too sweet.” “Simple and terrific.” “Everything a granola should be.” That’s what folks are saying about this granola.

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  • 10 M
  • 1 H
  • 2

Welsh Rarebit Grilled Cheese

Just like the classic British sandwich—but better.

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 8

Veggie Spaghetti

This recipe is actually not so much veggie spaghetti. It’s more like veggie squiggles. So what the heck to do with it? Lotsa things.

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  • 10 M
  • 15 M
  • 8

Peach Cobbler

“The finest peach cobbler that I have ever, or will ever, eat.” “WOW!” “An 11 out of 10.” That’s what we’re hearing about this cobbler.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 23

Homemade Mascarpone

Ridiculously indulgent and insanely satiating, this simple DIY hack is a luxurious way to fancy up summer’s finest berries.

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  • 10 M
  • 8 H
  • 15

Coconut Popsicles

We call these “stealthy healthy” cuz you certainly can’t tell just by taste that there’s anything nutritionally redeeming about them.

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  • 10 M
  • 2 H
  • 6

Blueberry Clafouti

You know how clafouti came into creation? Angels got confused when making breakfast and ended up with something in between custard and pancakes.

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  • 10 M
  • 35 M
  • 4

Dukkah

We can’t stop sprinkling this everyday Egyptian magic over anything and everything. (Seriously. Someone send help.)

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  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 0

Brown Soda Bread

We guarantee you’re going to feel Irish when you sit down and savor a slice of this brown soda bread. Consider it your birthright.

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  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2
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