Vicki Lionberger, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Vicki Lionberger has tested.

Poor Man's Champagne Cocktail Recipe

Poor Man’s Champagne Cocktail

Not that we have anything against bubbly. Gosh, no. But ounce for ounce, this is a far more budget-conscious cocktail.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 0
Strawberry Ice Cream Recipe

Strawberry Ice Cream

The tempered sweetness and innate yumminess of this summery ice cream relies on in-season strawberries, not lots of sugar.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
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.

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  • 40 M
  • 2 H, 40 M
  • 13
Sriracha Chicken Wings Recipe

Spicy Sriracha Chicken Wings

These Sriracha chicken wings are super enticing despite being super spicy—or is it precisely because they’re super spicy?

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  • 25 M
  • 30 M
  • 0
Sidecar Cocktail

Sidecar Cocktail

Created during Prohibition, this collision of Cognac, orange liqueur, and lemon isn’t for the faint of heart—nor for the slight of tolerance.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 2
Roast Chicken with Pancetta and Olives

Roast Chicken with Pancetta and Olives

Crisp-skinned. Juicy. Aromatic. Easy. Gorgeous. Heavenly. That’s what we’re hearing about this preparation for chicken (or rabbit). Sorta makes you wanna try it, eh?

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 16
Banana Cream Pie

Marie Howard’s Banana Cream Pie

Behold, the pie that prompted Beth M. Howard’s parents’ marriage proposal. One taste and we understood why. We think you will, too.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 2
Summer Vegetable Gratin

Summer Vegetable Gratin

What to do with late summer abundance? Chef Alain Ducasse’s fancy-pants interpretation of a Provençal classic.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Sport Pepper Sauce

Sport Pepper Sauce

A staple down South, these pickled peppers and the hot, hot, hot solution that bathes them have a kick that’s as fiesty as it appears.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 20
The Derby

The Derby Cocktail

Bourbon. Curaçao. Sweet vermouth. Lime. We’re sad we didn’t concoct this comforting little ditty. But we’re glad somebody did.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 0
Bacon and Cheese Scones

Bite-Size Bacon and Cheese Scones

Cute as a button, and not much bigger, these buttery, bacony scones are the most diminutive and darned good baked thing we’ve had in recent memory.

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  • 30 M
  • 45 M
  • 17
Chocolate Sour Cream Bundt Cake

Chocolate Sour Cream Bundt Cake

The true beauty of this Bundt depends on your perspective. Does it lie in its stunning silhouette? Its intensely chocolatey chocolatiness? Or its lazy day ease? You tell us.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 60
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