David Leite, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes David Leite has tested.

A single white chocolate cupcake, topped with white frosting on a paper napkin.

White Chocolate Cupcakes

Fine-crumbed and sparely sweet, these sophisticated little cakes do wonders for white chocolate’s tarnished reputation. Confection perfection.

  • (9)
  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 42
A partially carved leg of lamb with Moroccan spices on a wooden board with small dishes of spices, oil, and pan sauce beside it.

Leg of Lamb with Moroccan Spices

This festive Moroccan-style feast from Lynn Rossetto Kasper requires nothing more than a little patience and a lot of wet naps.

  • (7)
  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 24
A bowl of Spanish gazpacho on a linen cloth and napkin with a spoon beside it and a bowl of chopped peppers, cucumber, and onion.

Spanish Gazpacho

Puree tomatoes, cukes, bell peppers, bread, vinegar, garlic, and olive oil until smooth, toss in the fridge until mind-numbingly cold, then slurp and sigh.

  • (1)
  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 1
Bowl of yellow lemon curd, whisk, stick of butter, egg shells, halved lemons

Meyer Lemon Curd

You may think you’re going to gift these little half-pint jars of lemon curd, but who are you kidding? Our money says you’ll be lapping it up straight from the jar.

  • (7)
  • 15 M
  • 25 M
  • 29