Jeanie McCallister, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Jeanie McCallister has tested.

Spanish Olive Oil Tortas | Tortas de Aceite Recipe

We’ve been wobbly in the knees for these sweet and shatteringly crisp little olive oil tortas for a very, very long time.

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  • 30 M
  • 50 M
  • 16

Carrot Ginger Soup Recipe

What it lacks in novelty it more than makes up for by being easy, healthy, scrumptious, simple, vegan, and done in an hour.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 0

Homemade Dish Soap

This natural alternative to fancy liquid dish soap is inexpensive, effective, and gentle on hands. Doesn’t get much more practical than that.

Baked Potato Chips Recipe

All the crunch and saltiness and satisfaction of your fave packaged potato chips. None of the icky preservatives, unhealthy fats, and other unconscionable additives.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 0

Spiced Milk Tea Recipe

This classic spiced milk tea is made with chai spices and—are you ready?!—sweetened condensed milk. It’s ridiculously lovely.

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  • 5 M
  • 10 M
  • 2

Banana Bread Muffins

“An absolute knockout!” “Wowzers!” “Incredibly moist.” “Just like banana bread.” That’s what folks are saying about this recipe.

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  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 2

Zucchini Crisps

These little zucchini crisps are dangerously moreish and make a surprisingly stunning nosh alongside a glass of white wine.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 D
  • 2

Mexican Bloody Mary

Call it what you will, this cocktail is equal parts Mexican Bloody Mary, riff on a michelada, and a simple but satisfying tomato beer.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 0

Mint Tea

Learn firsthand the virtues of tea made from fresh mint versus a teabag—and yes, said virtues include ease and simplicity.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 4

Pickled Red Onions

You’re not going to believe how ridiculously quick and easy it is to toss together this flashy hot pink pickle.

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  • 15 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 2

Red Velvet Cupcakes

WHY DID NO ONE THINK OF PUTTING RED WINE IN RED VELVET CUPCAKES UNTIL NOW?! Okay. Got that out of our system. Whew.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0

Raspberry Cheesecake Brownies

An inspired and swoon-worthy collision of creamy cheesecake and cakey brownie and tart raspberries that you gotta taste for yourself.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 8

Cheddar Biscuits

“Lovely.” “Perfectly light, fluffy, and irresistibly good.” “Easy peasy!” “Wow. Just wow.” That’s what folks are saying about these biscuits.

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  • 15 M
  • 35 M
  • 4

Palmiers

These flaky French pastries are dainty, diminutive, and addictive as heck (typed while licking the sugar from our fingers).

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  • 15 M
  • 50 M
  • 2
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