Jackie G., Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Jackie G. has tested.

Barbecue Pickles Recipe

Yep. Barbecue pickles. They’re essentially just store-bought dill slices doused with hot sauce, garlic, and cayenne pepper. Wait’ll you try them.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 0

Cuban Beans and Rice Recipe

Beans and rice is a staple dish in many cultures. But it’s something sorta special in Cuba. Words can’t quite do it justice, actually.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 14 H
  • 2

Asparagus Risotto Recipe

An easy, light, spring-inspired riff on traditional risotto that still manages to maintain all the rich, indulgent, creamy goodness of the Italian classic.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 40 M
  • 0

Baked Fish with Bread Crumbs Recipe

Quick, easy, healthful, spectacular in terms of taste, and exactly what you need these last couple of Fridays before Easter.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 8

Broiled Tofu Recipe

Tofu may not seem sexy at first glance but this quick and easy technique is seductive as heck when you need dinner done pronto. Here’s how to pull it off flawlessly.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 0

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup Recipe

This bowl of comfort features all the hearty, stick-to-your-ribs goodness of traditional split pea soup with the added benefit of tossing everything in the slow cooker and walking away.

  • Quick Glance
  • 50 M
  • 10 H, 50 M
  • 0

Coconut Rice Recipe

When done right, coconut rice is an almost indescribably lovely side dish that’s ever so slightly sweet and laughably easy and incredibly versatile. Here’s how to make it.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 35 M
  • 4

Homemade Corned Beef Recipe

Corned beef is essentially pickled beef. And pickled things are healthful. Therefore corned beef is health food.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 5 D, 3 H
  • 196

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.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 10

Grapefruit and Watercress Salad Recipe

This grapefruit and watercress salad shows off tart winter citrus and peppery watercress to spectacularly stunning effect.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 0

Thai Dressing Recipe

This Thai dressing recipe takes its lovely zing from ginger, lime, fish sauce, and chile pepper. Tangy and easy to make, you may just find yourself dribbling it over almost everything.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 0

Chicken Posole Recipe

This chicken posole is darn close to authentic Mexican posole and combines chicken and hominy in a broth made from charred tomato and chiles. Mexican magnificence that’s muy delicious.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 16 H
  • 2

Chili Mac Recipe

Chili mac. It’s short for chili mac and cheese. And yes, it’s exactly what the name would make you think it is. You’re welcome.

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

Roasted Beet and Quinoa Salad Recipe

The epitome of what healthful food ought to be, this salad not only looks stunning but, more importantly, is just as stunning to the palate.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
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