Jennifer V., Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Jennifer V. has tested.

Endive Salad Recipe

Endive Salad with Gorgonzola, Pine Nuts, and Honey

Mother Nature is a savvy, savvy hostess. We know this because endive makes the perfect platter-to-pie hole vehicle for cheese.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 5
Cranberry Margarita Recipe

Cranberry Margarita

And you thought talking politics with Aunt Em was fun after she’s had a few sips of wine. Just wait’ll you slip her something stronger.

  • Quick Glance
  • 35 M
  • 45 M
  • 6
Blueberry and Tomato Salad Recipe

Blueberry and Tomato Summer Salad for One

There’s a week or two midsummer when blueberries and tomatoes hit their peak. That’s the time to make this salad. Ready? Go!

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 0
Parmesan Twists

Parmesan Twists

There’s lots to love about these crowd-pleasing twists. How they taste. And look. And, uh, do we need any other reason?

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 0
Fish in Parchment

Fish in Parchment

Drama. Intrigue. Aroma. Ease. These, too, can be part of your weeknight routine with this simple, surprising tactic to cooking fish.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 4
The Derby

The Derby Cocktail

Bourbon. Curaçao. Sweet vermouth. Lime. We’re sad we didn’t concoct this comforting little ditty. But glad somebody did.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 0
Classic Roast Chicken

Classic Roast Chicken

Crisp-skinned. Succulent. Simple. If that’s what you seek in a roast chicken, your search stops with this ooh-and-aah-inducing technique.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 55 M
  • 7
Onion Thyme Tart Recipe

Onion Thyme Tart

“Delicate.” “Flaky.” “Perfect.” “I could not stop eating it!” That’s what folks are saying about this hors d’oeuvre that’s a cinch to make—and devour.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 3
Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

“Little explosions of flavor” is how the author describes these luscious little orbs of yellow, orange, or red goodness. We don’t disagree. Neither will you.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 1 H
  • 7
Steamed Vegetables in Parchment

Steamed Veggies in Parchment Parcels

A savvy, sophisticated, eat-your-veggies strategy that works its stealthy charms on kids and adults alike. You’re welcome.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 25 M
  • 14
Gnocchetti with Pancetta Recipe

Gnocchetti with Pancetta, Chanterelles, and Mint

Don’t you love a dish that can be tossed together at the last second yet tastes like someone’s Italian grandmother slaved over it for hours? Us, too.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 0
Bruschetta with Tomato Recipe

Bruschetta with Tomato

Bruschetta rubbed with garlic and loaded with tomato are de rigeur summer fare. Pile heirloom tomatoes on the toast for a twist on the classic.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 20 M
  • 2
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