Ellie Grinspun, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Ellie Grinspun has tested.

A chiffon cake with lemon icing on a white decorative plate with a few slices cut from it.

Chiffon Cake

Light, airy, lofty, tender, and lovely, this classic chiffon cake from the venerable Joy of Cooking deserves a comeback.

Blue and white bowl filled with Muhammara, or red pepper walnut spread with a spoon in it

Muhammara ~ Red Pepper-Walnut Spread

Though not as well known stateside as hummus or baba ghanoush, this Mediterranean classic is equally enticing. Let us introduce you to its subtly smoky and sweetly tangy awesomeness.