Helen Doberstein, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Helen Doberstein has tested.

Sweet Potato Soup Recipe With Coconut Milk

Easy, healthy, vegan, paleo. But more importantly, it’s so incredibly complex, rich, and velvety smooth you’ll go wobbly in the knees. And so simple you may just make it a weeknight staple.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 0

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
  • 2

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

Peppery Chicken Wings Recipe

The intensity of the classic buffalo wing is tempered here, usurped by a deliciously, defiantly untraditional blend of beguiling spices.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 2 H, 15 M
  • 3

Slow Cooker Ribs Recipe

All the scintillating, fall-off-the-bone magnificence of smoked ribs. None of the standing outside in the snow or sleet to tend your grill or smoker.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 6 H, 45 M
  • 20

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

Hungarian Cauliflower Soup | Karfiolleves

“Gorgeous!” “Satisfying and deceptively easy.” “A keeper.” That’s what folks are saying about this Hungarian cauliflower soup.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 45 M
  • 6

Duck Confit Recipe

Duck confit is perhaps the best thing that could ever happen to duck legs in any possible universe. Here’s how to make it and what to serve with it.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 D, 3 H
  • 0

Easy Tiramisu Recipe

Everyone’s all talking about the inauguration and we’re just over here helping ourselves to more of this updated version of the classic that’s creamy and boozy and subtly sweet in a perfect sorta way.

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

Slow Cooker Chicken Stock Recipe

Making stock from scratch was never difficult. And it just became even easier thanks to this slick slow cooker approach.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 12 H
  • 25

Pork Loin Roast Recipe

Just like what your grandma would put on the table for Sunday night supper. No complaints here.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 35 M
  • 17

Clementine Cake Recipe

Looks like an upside-down cake. Tastes like an upside-down cake. Yet this sticky citrusy dessert couldn’t be more right-side up.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 39

Candied Spiced Nuts Recipe

These candied nuts are sweet and spicy and the sorta thing that friends demolish in minutes at cocktail parties and holiday gatherings yet talk about for months afterward.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 2

Mixed Citrus Marmalade Recipe

This mixed citrus marmalade recipe, made with oranges, mandarins, and limes, is a simple fruit jam but tastes complex as heck.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 3 H, 25 M
  • 8
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