Heather Lang, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Heather Lang has tested.

An apple coffee cake with one slice cut from it on a wire cooling rack with parchment underneath.

Apple Coffee Cake

Elegant enough for company, simple enough for every day, and versatile enough for breakfast and midnight snack and pretty much every moment in between.

  • (2)
  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 13
How to Freeze Basil

How to Freeze Herbs

When life hands you an abundance of herbal loveliness, pull out your ice cube tray, add some olive oil, and save the loveliness for another day.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 6 H
  • 4
A wooden bowl filled with South Carolina slaw with a spoon beside it.

South Carolina Slaw

This may not seem like coleslaw to some given its lack of mayo. But its sweet tanginess is going to woo you like never before.

  • (2)
  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 4
A person mashing avocado into a bowl of easy guacamole on a table with salt, avocado, cilantro, lime, and chiles.

Easy Guacamole

Authentic as heck with its minimalistic approach that keeps ingredients to the essentials.

  • (1)
  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 8
A sheet of parchment paper topped with chocolate truffles and a sifter of cocoa powder on the side

Spiced Chocolate Truffles

At last, spiced chocolate truffles made with dark chocolate that taste delectable, are easy to make, and—believe it!—nutrient dense. Our prayers have been answered.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 0
Cauliflower Soup

Cauliflower Soup

Not exactly feeling like spring where you are? This spectacularly simple yet satiating soup is how we give old man winter the middle finger.

  • (1)
  • 20 M
  • 45 M
  • 4
A metal skillet filled with cacio e pepe and a long silver rounded fork resting in it with a bowl of Parmesan on the side.

Cacio e Pepe

This crazy satisfying, ridiculously cheap, pantry-minded supper consists of just pasta, cheese, oil, salt, pepper, and a nifty technique.

  • (1)
  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 7