Lydia Brimage, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Lydia Brimage has tested.

Puff Pastry Turnovers Recipe

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

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 15 M
  • 0

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.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 4

Eggnog Pie Recipe

This eggnog pie ought to be classified under “holiday desserts for parties where people like to party.”

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0

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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.” That’s what we’re hearing about this cobbler.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 25

Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes

“Like the best diner pancakes of your life.” “This is going to replace my standard pancake recipe.” That’s what folks are saying about these ‘cakes.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 7

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

Chocolate Whipped Cream

Though this calls itself a chocolate whipped cream recipe, it’s really more like a chocolate mousse you want to slurp by the spoonful.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 D
  • 2

Homemade Almond Milk

There’s literally no comparison between homemade almond milk and store-bought almond milk. None. No way. Nuh uh. Nope.

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  • 15 M
  • 6 H, 15 M
  • 12

Yorkshire Pudding

Perfectly browned on the outside and soft, moist, and buttery on the inside. Just a little effortless elegance to accompany your roast.

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  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 13
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