Ellen Fuss, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Ellen Fuss has tested.

Chocolate Sour Cream Bundt Cake Recipe

Chocolate Sour Cream Bundt Cake

Does the true beauty of this cake lie in its stunning silhouette? Its intensely chocolatey chocolatiness? Or its lazy-day ease? You tell us.

  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 76
Brown-Butter Financier Recipe

Brown Butter Financiers

Although the name “financiers” may conjure images of fancy French pastries, these delicate beauties with a velvety crumb couldn’t be easier to make.

  • 30 M
  • 45 M
  • 2
Mac and Cheese Canapes Recipe

Mac and Cheese Canapés

Fancy schmancy mac and cheese canapés? Why not? Plop these lovelies on a silver platter alongside flutes of Champagne or tuck them into a lunch box.

  • 25 M
  • 40 M
  • 20
Green Bean and Cherry Tomato Salad Recipe

Green Bean and Cherry Tomato Salad

This green bean and cherry tomato salad is an easy, healthy side dish. We know kids that have gone back for not just seconds but thirds. Boom.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 20 M
  • 0
Hummus Recipe

Hummus

Let’s get clear about what hummus is and what it ain’t. Real hummus tastes like nothing but hummus. Not fancy. Just perfect.

  • 10 M
  • 1 H
  • 20
Quick Chicken Chili Recipe

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
  • 35 M
  • 8
Cedar Plank-Grilled Salmon Recipe

Cedar Plank–Grilled Salmon

Imagine, if you can, a technique that imbues salmon with a touch of smoke and ensures your pricey catch doesn’t stick to the grate. You’re welcome.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 40 M
  • 6
Crunchy Taco Salad Recipe

Turkey Taco Salad

Easy. Healthy. Low calorie. And quite possibly the best tasting taco salad ever. That’s what we’re thinking of this recipe. But don’t take our word for it. See for yourself.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Passover Pareve Apple Cake Recipe

Passover Apple Cake

This Passover classic is so memorable you may just find yourself making it all year round. Talk about a godsend.

  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 10
Baked Fish with Almonds, Lemon, and Bread Crumbs Recipe

Baked Fish with Bread Crumbs

Quick, easy, healthful, spectacular in terms of taste, and exactly what you need these last couple of Fridays before Easter.

  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 8
Small Batch Brownies Recipe

Small Batch Brownies

These small batch brownies are baked in a loaf pan and serve just a few so you don’t have an entire baking pan tempting you.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
Hershey Chocolate Cake Recipe

Hershey's Chocolate Cake

Forever? Completely? Sounds like words used only in conjunction with things that inspire lasting love. Like this cake.

  • 20 M
  • 55 M
  • 237