Anna Lvova, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Anna Lvova has tested.

Tea sandwiches being assembled with four slices of bread topped with sliced egg, arugula, radish, and prosciutto

Tea Sandwiches

Don’t let the delicate appearance of these little tea sandwiches—just another name for open-face sandwiches—fool you. They’re surprisingly satisfying.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • -
A baking dish with chicken thighs topped with garlic cloves, red potatoes, and thyme. A silver spoon is nestled in the dish.

Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic

Chicken with 40 cloves of garlic is a classic for one reason—it’s damn good. Using chicken thighs ensures the meat remains juicy. Using our trick for quickly peeling garlic makes it hassle free.

  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 14
Blueberry Tart

Blueberry Mascarpone Tart

Quite possibly the best mingling of blueberries, lemon, mascarpone cheese, and pastry to ever grace a dessert table. We swear it’s going to make you a legend among friends.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
An iron plate with a pile of sautéed romaine lettuce topped with toasted pine nuts

Sauteed Romaine

Sauteed romaine is a quick and healthy side dish that’s gonna upend your notions of what purpose romaine was meant to serve on this planet. Bye bye, salads.

  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 2
A round white plate with six slices of eggnog pie and a dish of whipped cream

Eggnog Pie

Eggnog pie is essentially a slightly tipsy cheesecake. We’re classifying it under “holiday desserts for parties where people like to party.”

  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 2
Mac and Cheese Pizza

Mac and Cheese Pizza

Mac and cheese pizza? Yep. It’s a thing. Sorta wondering why no one thought of it sooner.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 2
Egg Salad Without Mayo

Egg Salad Without Mayo

Most definitely not your grandma’s egg salad. It’s crammed full of gently caramelized onions and it’s sooo surprisingly lovely you won’t even miss the mayo. Swear.

  • 10 M
  • 45 M
  • 14
Zucchini Crisps

Zucchini Crisps

These little zucchini crisps are dangerously moreish and make a surprisingly stunning nosh alongside a glass of white wine.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 D
  • 2
Beet Juice

Buddha-ful Beet Juice

Feel the need for a little post-bender infusion of subtly sweet, vaguely earthy nutrients? Here it is.

  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 2