Lydia Brimage, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Lydia Brimage has tested.

Raspberry Streusel Coffee Cake Recipe

Not just for breakfast, this raspberry streusel coffee cake is gonna knock your socks off. Buttery and almond-y and just all around lovely.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 0

Eggnog Pie Recipe

Essentially custard spiked with rum in a graham cracker crust, this eggnog pie is essentially a slightly tipsy cheesecake. Although we’re classifying it under “holiday desserts for parties where people like to party.”

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0

Macaroni Au Gratin Recipe

So magnificently and outrageously incredible that folks are actually applauding it at the dinner table. Easy enough for weeknights, elegant enough for impressing guests.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 45 M
  • 4

Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe

So tantalizingly crisp at the edges, tender but not mushy at the center, and lovely through and through they’ll haunt you forever. (In a good way.)

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 40 M
  • 2

Burger Buns Recipe

Beautiful burger buns. Were ever three words joined in such harmonious sequence? Actually, let’s add buxom and buttery.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 32

How To Make Homemade Yogurt

How to make your own homemade yogurt that’s foolproof and fabulous. No fancy yogurt maker required.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 7 H
  • 4

Puff Pastry Turnovers Recipe

Say so long to sad, soggy, store-bought pastries. Hello, easy and irresistibly flaky pastries oozing with summer fruit awesomeness.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 40 M
  • 0

Beef and Guinness Pie Recipe

Essentially Irish stew with some lovely store-bought puff pastry plopped on top. Easy peasy.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 3 H
  • 24

Chicken Tagine Recipe

You’re going to swoon to the sharp, briny, citrusy flavors of this authentic Moroccan tagine. No special pot required.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 15 M
  • 2

Grilled Ham and Cheese Sandwich Recipe

Here’s how to embellish a childhood classic with the help of a little leftover holiday ham and some fancy French mustard.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 4

Beet Salad With Goat Cheese and Honey

Roast beets so sweet they taste like candy. A scoop of creamy goat cheese. Some peppery greens. And a generous drizzle of honey.

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

Dulce de Leche Brownies

Because fudge brownies just aren’t indulgent enough, we added an outrageously lovely swirl of caramel sauce. You’re welcome.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 4

Salt and Pepper Pork Chops

Perfection. That’s what we think of this simple melding of pork, butter, and everyday seasonings from chef Gabrielle Hamilton.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 20 M
  • 0

Peach Cobbler Recipe

“The finest peach cobbler that I have ever, or will ever, eat.” “WOW!” “An 11 out of 10.” “Magical.” That’s what folks are saying about this crazy easy peach cobbler.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 30
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