Gene C., Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Gene C. has tested.

Espresso Cheesecake Recipe

“Luscious.” “Creamy.” “Incredibly delicious!” “Just the right amount of sweet.” That’s what folks are saying about this cheesecake.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 10

Roast Pork Loin with Apples and Onions

This roast pork loin with apples and onions and its caramelized sweetness and fall-apart tenderness is your new favorite recipe.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 36

Homemade Harissa Recipe

In the words of one of our recipe testers, “If this sauce is what Moroccan food is all about, then I’m all in.” Us, too.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 0

Sweet and Spicy Bacon Recipe

When this sweet and spicy bacon is missing from your life, happiness is missing from your life. And if fulfillment can be found with just brown sugar, spice, don’t you think you owe it to yourself to make that happen?

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 45 M
  • 4

Seared Scallops Recipe

Knee-wobblingly golden on the outside. Lusciously wobbly inside. And sweetly supple through and through.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 20 M
  • 14

Moroccan Lentil Soup Recipe

“Amazing.” “Wonderful.” “Warm satisfaction.” “Won the make-it-again award.” “Easy.” “Quick.” That’s what folks are saying about this luxuriously satiating soup.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 16

Gluten-Free Fried Chicken Recipe

Because we believe awesome fried chicken is a birthright for all, we bring you this gluten-free, dairy-free, paleo-friendly bird.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 45 M
  • 2

Chinese Roast Chicken Recipe

For those nights when you want the ease and comfort of roast chicken without the usual predictability of roast chicken.

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

Vegan Baklava Recipe

Okay. We have a confession. This baklava is not the classic Greek ideal. Not at all. But that doesn’t seem to be stopping it from disappearing.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 8

Roasted Carrots Recipe

Honey and cayenne lend these carrots a sweet heat that’s perfectly lovely alongside just about anything.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 50 M
  • 2

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.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 5 H, 45 M
  • 4

Cacio e Pepe Recipe

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

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 7

Salt-Crusted Beef Tenderloin Recipe

The perfect special occasion recipe—birthdays, dinner parties, Christmas—that comes already wrapped like the gift that it is.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2

Classic Sweet Potato Casserole

“My new go-to sweet potato casserole.” “A keeper.” That’s what folks are saying about this insanely easy sweet potato casserole.

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