Emily Fleak, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Emily Fleak has tested.

Two English crumpets, one with butter and jam, one with butter and marmalade, on a plate, with a cup of tea nearby

English Crumpets

Crumpets with butter and jam. How every British. We’ve never felt more English than the moment we made these.

  • (1)
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 2
A highball glass with a sugared rim is filled with sidecar cocktail, ice cubes and a dried cherry garnish.

Sidecar Cocktail

Created during Prohibition, this collision of Cognac, orange liqueur, and lemon isn’t for the faint of heart—nor for the slight of tolerance.

  • (1)
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 2
A salted caramel tart on a white cake stand on a table

Salted Caramel Tart

A ridiculously creamy–and relatively simple–homemade caramel filling graces this properly flaky pastry. Salted butter–lots of it–lends this dessert just the right amount of decadence.

  • (4)
  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 32
A ladle being dipped into a pot of rustic lentil soup.

Rustic Lentil Soup

Rustic lentil soup is a hearty, warm remedy for cold winter nights. Make this soup with or without the pancetta, sausage, and bacon for an evening dinner.

  • (6)
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 12
A slice of classic carrot cake--two carrot cake layers filled and frosted with cream cheese frosting; on top are crushed walnuts

Carrot Cake

Two cake layers filled with sweet carrots, pineapple, and coconut are filled and swathed in a thick coating of vanilla-scented cream cheese frosting.

  • (4)
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 22