Pat Francis, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Pat Francis has tested.

Classic Coleslaw Recipe

Classic Coleslaw

How fortunate for us—and by us, I mean humanity—that there exists this recipe for the best classic coleslaw known to man.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 2 H, 25 M
  • 4
Buttermilk Blueberry Pancakes Recipe

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.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 7
Potato Salad with Green Beans Recipe

French Potato Salad

This is not your mom’s potato salad recipe. It’s better. And we couldn’t be more okay with that.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2
Chicken-Apple Sausage Recipe

Chicken Apple Sausage

There’s an easy way to dance around the issue of Trader Joe’s chicken apple sausage recall. Just make your own.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 45 M
  • 6
Veal Piccata Recipe

Veal Piccata

“Everyone loved it, including the kiddos.” “Quick and easy.” “Perfect.” “As good as any restaurant piccata I’ve ever had.” That’s what folks are saying about this recipe.

  • Quick Glance
  • 35 M
  • 35 M
  • 0
Cheddar Biscuits Recipe

Cheddar Biscuits

“Lovely.” “Perfectly light, fluffy, and irresistibly good.” “Easy peasy!” “Wow. Just wow.” That’s what folks are saying about these biscuits.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 35 M
  • 4
Roast Leg of Lamb Recipe

Roast Leg of Lamb

Plain and perfect, that’s what we consider this simple roast lamb recipe. Save it for lamb of such spectacular quality that it makes your soul sing.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 2 H, 25 M
  • 2
Green Chicken Enchiladas Recipe

Chicken Enchilada Recipe With Green Sauce

“Sooo easy.” “Incredible.” “I may never use store-bought sauce again.”That’s what folks are saying about this super simple Tex-Mex standby.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 8
Greens and Grains Soup Recipe

Greens and Grains Soup

It’s as simple as X + Y = Z, with X = greens, Y = grains, and Z = a soothing, satiating bowl of soup. Finally, a practical application for algebra.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich With Potato Chips Recipe

Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich With Potato Chips

This peanut butter and jelly sandwich with potato chips lends a little crunch to the classic PBJ. (Typed whilst licking our fingers.)

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 29
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Expect a slightly ginormous, squat, thin cookie that’s chewy in the center, crisp at the edges, and uncommonly good through and through.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 55 M
  • 2
Nancy Drew Blondies Recipe

Nancy Drew Blondies

Who knew the famous young detective baked blondies? And not just any blondies. These blondies. The best blondies ever.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 45 M
  • 16
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