Lydia Brimage, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Lydia Brimage has tested.

Red Wine Poached Pears Recipe

Red Wine Poached Pears

A stunning—and stunningly simple—dessert made from booze and fruit and sugar and not a lot else.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0
Chorizo Eggs Benedict Recipe

Chorizo Eggs Benedict

Chorizo eggs Benedict. It’s essentially eggs and Hollandaise and chorizo and it tastes like a superlative Spanish homage to a breakfast classic.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 4
Hamburger Buns

Burger Buns

Beautiful burger buns. Were ever three words joined in such harmonious sequence? Actually, let’s add buxom and buttery.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 38
Breakfast Pizza Recipe

Breakfast Pizza

Baked pizza crust with all the makings of a proper breakfast on top. Seems like a pretty darn good reason to get out of bed to us.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 10
Rum Cake Recipe

Rum Cake

Every bit as boozy and as brilliant as it sounds. Inspired by the old-fashioned rum cake made in the Caribbean with dark rum in all its magnificently spiced glory.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 12
Raspberry Coffee Cake Recipe

Raspberry Streusel Coffee Cake

Not just for breakfast, this raspberry streusel coffee cake is gonna knock your socks off. Buttery and almond-y and just all around lovely.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 0
Small Batch Rice Krispies Treats Recipe

Rice Krispies Treats for Two

The perfect solution when you need to satisfy your Rice Krispies treats craving but don’t want an entire pan sitting around to tempt you.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 0
Eggnog Pie Recipe

Eggnog Pie

Essentially custard spiked with rum in a graham cracker crust, this eggnog pie is essentially a slightly tipsy cheesecake. Although we’re classifying it under “holiday desserts for parties where people like to party.”

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0
Macaroni Au Gratin Recipe

Macaroni Au Gratin

So magnificently and outrageously incredible that folks are actually applauding it at the dinner table. Easy enough for weeknights, elegant enough for impressing guests.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 45 M
  • 4
Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

So tantalizingly crisp at the edges, tender but not mushy at the center, and lovely through and through they’ll haunt you forever. (In a good way.)

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 40 M
  • 2
Sunday Berry Almond Pastries Recipe

Puff Pastry Turnovers

Say so long to sad, soggy, store-bought pastries. Hello, easy and irresistibly flaky pastries oozing with summer fruit awesomeness.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 40 M
  • 0
Beef and Guinness Pie Recipe

Beef and Guinness Pie

Essentially Irish stew with some lovely store-bought puff pastry plopped on top. Easy peasy.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 3 H
  • 24