Marilyn Canna, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Marilyn Canna has tested.

Pesto Genovese

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

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 31

Squash Blossom Quesadillas

With one taste of these quesadillas, we sighed and said, “Oh! So THAT’S what you’re supposed to do with squash blossoms!”

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 25 M
  • 0

Day After Thanksgiving Cranberry Chutney

We can’t help but think that all we want for Christmas is jar after jar of this sweet-tart cranberry condiment.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 35 M
  • 8

Herb-Stuffed Baked Salmon

A superlatively sumptuous, stupendously simple side of salmon. No swimming upstream with this easy peasy yet impressive recipe.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 2

Bread and Butter Pickles

We’ve no idea where the saying “in a pickle” comes from, but we’d love to find ourselves in a jar of these subtly sweet specimens.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 3 H, 25 M
  • 2

Butter Pecan Affogato

Straight from Venice by way of Charleston, this Southern belle cheats a little, usurping the role of vanilla gelato with butter pecan ice cream.

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  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 0

Moroccan Spiced Salmon

Talk about come hither appeal! These stunning fillets have got that in spades thanks to a citrusy lilt and a beguiling blend of spices.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 9

Homemade Sriracha Recipe

This incendiary Thai condiment has recently incited quite the rabid following. Here’s how to save yourself a trip to your local Asian market.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 7 D
  • 48

Apple and White Cheddar Scones

These sweetly savory scones take the traditional intertwining of Cheddar and apple and make it portable and pastry perfect.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 10

Chicken Fingers

No funnily named fillers. No mystery meat. Just chicken and cornflakes and little tykes clamoring for more.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 6

Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Wings

Sorta makes you wonder how you got this far in life without thinking to try this, eh?

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0

Individual Chicken Pot Pies

These pot pies are the ultimate comfort food. Any why not? Creamy chicken and vegetable filling lies in wait beneath a thyme-infused buttery crust.

  • Quick Glance
  • 2 H, 20 M
  • 4 H
  • 7

Mackerel with Onions and White Wine

This way of cooking mackerel, an overlooked fish, makes for a tender, moist bite. The onions add a depth of flavor, the wine-butter sauce a bit of luxury.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 40 M
  • 2

Potato and Celery Root Mash | Purée de Celeri

Mixing potato and celery root to make mashed potatoes is, well, genius. Not as heavy as traditional mashed, this has added flavor from the celery knob.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 55 M
  • 0
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