Jennifer V., Recipe Tester

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

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-piehole vehicle for cheese.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 5

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.

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  • 35 M
  • 45 M
  • 6

Harvest Kale Salad

And you thought eating healthfully and seasonally was a chore and a bore. This little vegan number proves you wrong. So very wrong.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 2

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!

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 0

Tacos with Sea Scallops and Jicama-Peanut Slaw

This crazily creative departure from convention jumbles together scallops, jicama, peanuts, and pork rinds to stunning effect.

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  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 0

Limeade | Agua de Limón Recipe

More tart than sweet is what you’ll find this perfectly puckery little limeade to be. That’s sorta the point, eh?

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 6

Fancy Fish Sticks

We believe in feeding kids real foods. But when you think about it, how much more real does it get than fish and bread crumbs?

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  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 8

Miso Cod

This five-ingredient fix, a restaurant classic as well as a simple weeknight supper, will have you practicing your acceptance speech.

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  • 15 M
  • 25 M
  • 12

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?

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  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 0

Watermelon Salad

Yeah, watermelon juice dripping off your elbow is a swell thing. So is this incomparably elegant yet easy salad that melds sweet and heat.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 0

Pesto Genovese

A spoon-it-straight-from-the-jar-and-slather-it-on-everything sauce with the taste of tradition, the seduction of sophistication.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 25

Fish in Parchment

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

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  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 4

Southside Cocktail

Mint. Muddled. Mine. More. When we’ve got this gin-based mojito on our minds, those are about the only words we can muster.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 6

The Derby Cocktail

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

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 0
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