Pat Francis, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Pat Francis has tested.

Tortilla Soup Recipe

Tortilla Soup

Easy. Elegant. Effing awesome. That’s what we think of this Mexican classic, whether for everyday or entertaining.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 2
Spiced Pumpkin Seeds Recipe

Spiced Pumpkin Seeds

“Super easy.” “Quite addictive.” “Divine.” That’s what folks are saying about these surprisingly seductive, curiously addictive seeds.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 45 M
  • 6
David Lebovitz's Chicken with Mustard Recipe

Chicken with Mustard | Poulet à la Moutarde

With this recip, you can assure anyone who asks “Parlez-vous poulet?” that yes, in fact, you do. Quite fluently.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 8
Grilled Beer-Braised Bratwursts Recipe

Grilled Beer Braised Bratwurst

Imagine the smoke from these grilled brats shape-shifting into a come-hither motion like in those old-time cartoons.

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  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 6
Spaghetti all’Aglio e Olio Recipe

Spaghetti all’Aglio e Olio

This classic Italian spaghetti all’aglio e olio is going to rock your world with its understated simplicity and undeniable frugality.

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  • 5 M
  • 20 M
  • 12
Squash Blossom Quesadillas

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!”

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  • 10 M
  • 25 M
  • 0
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
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