Lisa O., Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Lisa O. has tested.

Freezer Tomato Sauce Recipe

Freezer Tomato Sauce

1. Turn your glut of garden tomatoes into this sauce. 2. Stash it in the freezer. 3. Thank yourself come winter.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 16
Tomatoes Provencal Recipe

Tomatoes Provençal

Is there anything as sweetly satisfying as heirloom tomatoes eaten raw over the sink? Probably not. But when you tire of that, there’s always this deeply satiating tactic.

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  • 10 M
  • 40 M
  • 12
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.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 76
Cardamom and Cashew Cookies Recipe

Cardamom and Cashew Cookies

Magically delicate and nuanced cookies that satisfy the little kid cookie craving in an adult sorta way.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 12
Cracklins Recipe

Cracklins

Yup. You can make your own chunks of porcine indulgence with nothing more than thickly sliced bacon and a sturdy skillet.

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  • 5 M
  • 45 M
  • 8

Sweet and Spicy Tacos

Who needs those spice packets? There’s ample zing in these slightly citrusy tacos to be both sassy and sophisticated.

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  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 8
Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Crisp at the edges, chewy in the center, and (sorta) wholesome through and through, these are a revelatory riff on the classic.

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  • 25 M
  • 40 M
  • 24
Chili Butter

Chili Honey Butter

Sweet, spicy, and just a little sassy. That’s what we think of this sensational synthesis of everyday ingredients. Slather it at will.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 4
Grilled Sausage Sandwich

Grilled Sausage Sandwich

Let’s pretend, just for a moment, that we don’t mind stereotypes, shall we? Though this sammie can still make The Woman hungry.

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  • 20 M
  • 35 M
  • 4
Wheat Beer Roasted Chicken Recipe

Wheat Beer Roasted Chicken

This is one besotted bird. As in blotto. Blitzed. Buzzed. Boozy. Not that we’re complaining. Nope. Not at all.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4
Bacon and Cheese Scones

Bite-Size Bacon and Cheese Scones

Cute as a button, and not much bigger, these buttery, bacony scones are the most diminutive and darned good baked thing we’ve had in recent memory.

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  • 30 M
  • 45 M
  • 21
Sweet Potato Wedges

Sweet Potato Wedges

These subtly spiced, lightly crisped sweet potato wedges will have everyone clamoring for more–and, we dare say, no one guessing they’re healthful.

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  • 10 M
  • 35 M
  • 14