Leanne Abe, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Leanne Abe has tested.

Gingersnap Cookie Recipe

Gingersnap Cookies

True to their name, these little lovelies practically snap when you take a nibble. We love truth in advertising.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 6
Baked Ricotta Recipe

Baked Ricotta

Easy peasy entertaining gets no simpler than this rich, creamy, indulgent, elegant cheese spread. Tasting is believing. Go on.

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  • 10 M
  • 35 M
  • 18
Slow Cooker Chicken Stock Recipe

Slow Cooker Chicken Stock

Not that making homemade chicken stock is ever difficult, but this slow cooker chicken stock is the easiest ever.

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  • 15 M
  • 12 H
  • 21
Green Smoothie Recipe

Green Smoothie

Close your eyes and we swear you’d never guess this sweet, banana-y smoothie is suffused with good-for-you greens.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 18
Prosciutto Parmesan Puffs

Prosciutto-Parmesan Puffs

David divulges his fetish for puff porn, a habit that conveniently requires no confession with Father Fraga come Saturday afternoon.

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  • 20 M
  • 45 M
  • 56
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Whole Spelt Risotto with Butternut Squash

We swear that this whole grain risotto doesn’t taste nearly as healthful as it actually is. But don’t take our word for it….

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 0
Buttermilk Drop Biscuits

Buttermilk Drop Biscuits

“The best biscuits I’ve ever had!” is what we’re hearing from many, many, many folks who just can’t help but exclaim when they try these buttery biscuits.

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  • 15 M
  • 35 M
  • 11
Pasta Puttanesca

Pasta Puttanesca

Just like the women for whom it’s named, this pasta puttanesca recipe is edgy, spicy, and more than a little sassy. Gets the job done in a hurry, too.

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  • 5 M
  • 30 M
  • 7
Therapeutic Drink to Ward Off Colds

Therapeutic Drink to Ward Off Colds

Forget Robitussin. This fragrant infusion not only makes a run to the store unnecessary, but it goes down with far, far more ease than that syrupy stuff.

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  • 5 M
  • 15 M
  • 4
Ultra Thin Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Ultra-Thin Chocolate Chunk Cookies

A theatrical departure from the norm, these diaphanous beauties shatter dramatically as they deliver untold caramelized, bittersweet chocolate goodness.

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  • 20 M
  • 45 M
  • 18
Cincinnati Chili

Cincinnati Chili

Saucier and sassier than most, the chili you’ll find in Cincinnati comes plopped atop a pile of spaghetti and smothered with all sorts of goodness.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 8
Hot Spiced Wine

Hot Spiced Wine

Your mother-in-law may frown upon you teetering around with a martini in hand. But strolling about with a cup of spiced wine? Soooo much more socially acceptable.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 9
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