Anya L., Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Anya L. has tested.

A cheese-crusted grilled cheese that is layered top and bottom with crispy Parmesan cheese in a skillet

Cheese-Crusted Grilled Cheese

Because basic grilled cheese with its ooey gooey insides just didn’t seem indulgent enough, we coated the outside with Parmesan that crisps to a crisp, crunchy golden brown. You may never go back to the classic grilled cheese.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 0
Homemade Pancake Mix

Homemade Pancake Mix

Homemade buttermilk pancakes can be yours any day of the week thanks to a stash of this handy DIY pancake mix.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 4
Homemade Chicken Strips

Homemade Chicken Strips

“My new go-to chicken strips recipe, thanks to my kids’ saying ‘These are yummy!'” That’s the kind of raves we’re hearing about this quick, easy, weeknight-friendly recipe.

  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 9
Cherry Tomato Confit

Cherry Tomato Confit

This cherry tomato confit is sweet and easy and a lovely way of preserving summer. Here’s how to make it.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 2
Duck à l’Orange

Duck à l’Orange

Duck à l’orange gets a modern makeover in this sophisticated yet simple riff on a French classic thanks to the zingy addition of jalapeño, ginger, and scallions. Fusion food at its finest.

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  • 45 M
  • 4 H
  • 2
Pickle-Brined Fried Chicken

Pickle-Brined Fried Chicken

Pickle-brined fried chicken?! Oh yes we did! And folks are calling it fried chicken perfection.

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  • 45 M
  • 5 H, 30 M
  • 2
Turmeric Lemonade

Turmeric Lemonade

You’ve no doubt heard the hype about turmeric being anti-inflammatory and healing. But the reason this turmeric lemonade rocks our world is its beguilingly subtle collision of earthy and spicy and sweet.

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  • 10 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Flaps

Thin Pancakes

Thicker than crêpes, thinner than buttermilk pancakes, and lovely with toppings savory or sweet.

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  • 25 M
  • 45 M
  • 2
Roasted Tzimmes

Roasted Tzimmes

This is not the sweet, gooey tzimmes of your childhood. Nope. So don’t be surprised when that old familiar flavor pales in comparison.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Cheese Blintz

Cheese Blintz

We like to think of cheese blintzes as the original breakfast burritos, though truth be told we like them just as well for dessert.

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  • 2 H
  • 2 H, 15 M
  • 4
Challah Bread

Challah Bread

Rich, slightly sweet, and chewy in a good way, this stunner of a loaf is New York’s answer to France’s brioche.

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  • 45 M
  • 4 H
  • 6
Buttermilk Blueberry Pancakes

Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes

“Like the best diner pancakes of your life.” “This is going to replace my standard pancake recipe.” That’s what folks are saying about these ‘cakes.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 10