Donna Rose, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Donna Rose has tested.

German Chocolate Cake

German Chocolate Cake

Dark chocolate cake stacked high and smothered with gooey caramel and coconut and pecans. Don’t mind if we do.

  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 48
Cast iron skillet with two seared chicken breasts, capers, butter, and parsley

Chicken Piccata

Ever heard that little ditty, “Winner, winner, chicken dinner?” We like to think of it as “Winner, winner, chicken piccata dinner.”

  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 12
Quinoa Salad with Pistachios and Cranberries

Quinoa Salad with Pistachios and Cranberries

The nutty beigeness of quinoa creates a blank canvas for pistachios and cranberries to do their spirited dance in this holiday side. (Did we mention that it’s both vegan and gluten-free?)

  • 15 M
  • 20 M
  • 6
Two bowls of black and white chicken chili on a yellow placemat with two spoons beside the bowls.

Black and White Chicken Chili

This chicken chili is called black and white because of the of black beans and cannellini beans. The chicken makes the chili lighter but it’s still hearty.

  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 3
A spiced lamb burgers on a Vietnamese salad of watercress, scallions, mint, basil, cilantro

Spiced Lamb Burgers with Vietnamese Salad

These lamb burgers are spiced with mint, cilantro, and onion, and lime. The burgers are pan-seared. Served with an herb salad, the lamb burgers are a hit.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 1 H
  • 0
A red bowl filled with mahogany wings that are sprinkled with sliced scallions.

Mahogany Wings

Hold the mouth-searing heat, but keep the flavor with these marinated chicken wings. Plum, hoisin, and soy sauce provide sweet and spicy Asian flavors.

  • 20 M
  • 3 H
  • 4
4 black bottom cupcakes with chocolate cake and cream cheese center on a rack, one split open

Black Bottom Cupcakes

These chocolate, deep-red devil’s food cupcakes are filled with an irresistible dollop of creamy cheesecake. Just what the kid in each of us craves.

  • 20 M
  • 45 M
  • 18