Sue Epstein, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Sue Epstein has tested.

Sweet Tea Cocktail Recipe

Sweet Tea Cocktail

Hmmm. Sweet tea. Whiskey. Lemon juice. Sounds like a sassy summertime take on a hot toddy to us.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 4
Ouzo Sorbet Recipe

Ouzo Sorbet

This brash and boozy sorbet is just what we crave come summer, sorta like the sorbet equivalent of an after-dinner mint. Opa!

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 45 M
  • 2
Homemade Lemonade Recipe

Homemade Lemonade

Pucker up, cuz you’re going to want to smooch the bejeebers out of this ridiculously easy, sweetly tart sipper. Wowsa.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 11
Passover Brownies Recipe

Passover Brownies

Ever so slightly crumbly outside and splendiferously fudgy inside, these are the best kosher-for-Passover brownies we’ve ever had.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 2
Hummus Recipe

Hummus

Let’s get clear about what hummus is and what it ain’t. Real hummus tastes like nothing but hummus. Not fancy. Just perfect.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 1 H
  • 12
Homemade Pastrami Recipe

Homemade Pastrami

Pastrami. We consider it the other corned beef. We also consider it darn easy to make it yourself.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 5 D, 7 H
  • 18
Tartar Sauce Recipe

Homemade Tartar Sauce

Commercial tartar sauce tends to be crammed full of sugar and corn syrup and preservatives. Not this little homemade lovely.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 13
Apple Cider Vinaigrette Recipe

Apple Cider Vinaigrette

This slightly sweet, subtly tangy, entirely apple-y vinaigrette recipe is going to come in far more handy than you can ever imagine.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 4
Sweet Potato Apple Latkes Recipe

Sweet Potato and Apple Latkes

These lovely latkes are crisp without, creamy within, and sweet throughout thanks to the dulcet tones of sweet potatoes and apples.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 6
Lemon Icey Recipe

Lemon Icey

Much as we love ice cream, sometimes it’s just too darn hot and humid for something so sweet and sticky. Enter the lemon icey.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 7 H, 30 M
  • 10
Tomato and Red Onion Salad Recipe

Kachumbari Salad

Salsa masquerading as salad, this recipe for kachumbari (say it with us, ka-chum-bar-i) is from Kenya, not Mexico. Surprise!

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 6
Roast Chicken with Citrus Recipe

Roast Chicken with Citrus

The words “orange chicken” used to make us think of gloppy Chinese takeout—until we tried this orange chicken.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 2 H, 40 M
  • 13
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