Bart U., Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Bart U. has tested.

A white bowl on a grey linen napkin filled with white beans, chicken, onions, and topped with cilantro and lime

Quick Chicken Chili

Exactly what you want—nay, need—when you’re crave something that’s satiating as heck but you need it to be quick as can be.

  • 25 M
  • 30 M
  • 8
Candied Pecans

Candied Pecans

“Irresistible.” “The perfect combination of sweet, salt, spice, and crunch.” “We. Can. NOT. Stop. Eating. Them.” “Absolutely perfect.” That’s what we’re hearing about these candied pecans.

  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 22
White bowl of spicy beef taco bake with ground beef, beans tortilla chips, chopped onions, and lettuce

Spicy Beef Taco Bake

Taco casserole. Were there ever two words more beautiful side by side?

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
A decorative white plate filled with irregular pieces of candy cane bark

Candy Cane Bark

It’s the most wonderful time of the year thanks in no small part to candy canes everywhere—even in this chocolate bark.

  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 6
Spiced Krispie Treats

Pumpkin Spice Rice Krispie Treats

Intoxicatingly aromatic browned butter and pumpkin spice coalesce with ooey, gooey, marshmallow, butter, and cereal to make these not-too-sweet treats all grown up.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 2
Birthday Cake Fudge

Birthday Cake Fudge

No-bake cake doesn’t get any easier than this funfetti fudge that’s complete with a semisweet chocolate “cake” layer, a white chocolate “frosting” layer, and sprinkles galore.

  • 25 M
  • 4 H, 45 M
  • 4
Microwave Popcorn

How to Make Microwave Popcorn

Yes, you can make microwave popcorn on your own with just a brown paper bag. No artificial colors. No fake butter. No nasty preservatives. Bring on your next Netflix binge!

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 2
bacon-fPeanut Butter Bacon Fat Cookies

Bacon Fat Peanut Butter Cookies

Using bacon drippings in place of butter makes these can’t-stop-at-just-one cookies both frugal and indulgent at the same time.

  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 8
Baked Potato Chips

Baked Potato Chips

All the crunch and saltiness and satisfaction of your fave packaged potato chips. None of the icky preservatives, unhealthy fats, and other unconscionable additives.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 0