Sandy Hill, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Sandy Hill has tested.

5-Minute Artisan Bread Recipe

Um, 5 minutes hands-on time for a loaf of bread? Please. That’s nothing. Nothing short of a miracle, that is.

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  • 10 M
  • 5 H
  • 122

Candied Pecans Recipe

This candied pecans recipe calls for sugar and spice—specifically cinnamon and nutmeg—and everything nice.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 12

Baked Pumpkin Donuts

Deeply satisfying, these baked pumpkin donuts are gluten-free, paleo-friendly, and doused with maple and bacon or dark chocolate.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 5

Chili Cheese Fries

Dude food with demolish-the-entire-panful-while-standing-at-the-counter allure. Gentlemen, grab some napkins.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 8

Big Chewy Brownie Cookies

“Everything I love about brownies. The fudgy center. The crisp edges. And that wondrous crinkly top.” That’s what folks are saying about these.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 4

Red Sauce | Sugo di Pomodoro

“Simple, quick, and delicious.” “Elegant.” “It sure as heck is good.” That’s what folks are saying about this easy weeknight supper.

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  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 0

Moroccan Salad

Acidity. Saltiness. Sharpness. Herbaciousness. This North African salad is where all these elements collide to quite lovely effect.

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 2

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.

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  • 15 M
  • 2 H, 25 M
  • 4

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.

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  • 35 M
  • 35 M
  • 0

Warm Goat Cheese Salad | Salade au Chèvre Chaud

Baguette slathered with goat cheese and baked to toasty perfection with a can’t-mess-it-up vinaigrette and salad. Easy peasy.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 0

Grilled Cheese with Onion Jam

Up your grilled cheese game with this riff on the classic that plays loose and easy with Cheddar, chutney, and caramelized onions.

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  • 15 M
  • 40 M
  • 4

Lamb Shanks with Coffee and Ancho Chile

Smoky coffee smooths out the rough edges of sweetly earthy ancho for a flavor that’s a little atypical but altogether lovely.

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  • 35 M
  • 3 H, 45 M
  • 2

Southern Fried Catfish

Even avowed seafood haters belly up to this crisp and delicate Southern fried catfish that’s plain and simple and perfect.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 0

Barbecue Pimento Cheese

Not all pimento cheese recipes are created equal. This one, with a touch of barbecue, definitely has an unfair advantage.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 2 H, 15 M
  • 2
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