Pat Francis, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Pat Francis has tested.

Peanut Butter Pie Recipe

Peanut Butter Pie (aka Elvis Pie)

This pie marries the sweet, smoky, salty, nutty flavors of Elvis’s favorite sandwich in a rich, gooey, messy cream pie.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 2
Mint Julep Recipe

Mint Julep

We’re thinking about petitioning for the word “julep” to officially function as a verb as well as a noun. Julep us!

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 3
Pickled Shallots Recipe

Pickled Shallots

As far as pickles are concerned, these are pretty instant in terms of gratification, pretty complex in terms of satisfaction.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 6 H
  • 7
Goat Cheese Potato Cakes Recipe

Goat Cheese Potato Cakes

Hey, ‘member those mushy mashed potato cakes mom used to make from leftovers? Yeah, well, these are nothing like them.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 2
Spicy Indian Scrambled Eggs Recipe

Spicy Scrambled Eggs | Ande Bhurji

If you’re the sort who likes things spicy, even very first thing in the morning, then we’ve got a scrambled eggs recipe for you.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 30 M
  • 6
Grated Carrot Salad Recipe

Grated Carrot Salad

Yoohoo, you who’s trying to eat more healthfully, start cramming carrots in your pieholes with this satisfying little number.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 0
Endive Salad Recipe

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-pie hole vehicle for cheese.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 5
Sweet Potato Cornbread Recipe

Sweet Potato Cornbread

We could blather on and on and on about this surprising riff on a Southern classic, but you best experience it for yourself.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 50 M
  • 19
Classic Beef Meatballs Recipe

Classic Beef Meatballs

Know that little ditty about how some poor hungry soul’s meatballs were lost when somebody sneezed? It always makes us sad.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Mushroom Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

Mushroom Macaroni and Cheese

A simple, sophisticated riff on traditional mac and cheese that’s more alfredo-y than casserole-y. No complaints here.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 4
Piece of Cake

Goober Bars

Feel like a kid again as you swoon to these peanut butter blondies slicked with a layer of jam smack in the middle.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Pork Loin Roast Recipe

Pork Loin Roast

This old-fashioned pork roast is just like what your grandma would put on the table for Sunday night supper. No complaints here.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 35 M
  • 11
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