About Melissa Moran

About Melissa Moran, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Melissa Moran has tested.

S'mores Brownies

S’mores Brownies

Chewy, gooey, and chocolatey, these crackly topped brownies are the perfect balance of cakey, fudgy, and pass-the-napkins messy.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 12
Congee

Congee | Jok Plaw

A simple, silken rice porridge that’s certain to soothe and salve the soul–especially those souls afflicted with a sore throat or a queasy tummy.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 2 H
  • 8
Roasted Carrots with Allspice Recipe

Roasted Carrots with Allspice

Sweet. Spicy. Earthy. Puckery. When did anything–or anyone–at your table boast such character? Certain to compensate for your duller dinner invitees.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 50 M
  • 2
Roasted Strawberries

Roasted Strawberries

Whether you have unripe berries, overripe berries, or an abundance of the season’s most fragrant berries, say hello to your sweetly sticky solution.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 50 M
  • 13
Quick Blender Hollandaise Sauce

Quick Blender Hollandaise

This quickie hollandaise has all the luxuriant loveliness of the classic sauce yet comes together in just five minutes. Ideal for entertaining. Or the unabashedly lazy.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 15 M
  • 8
Brioche

Brioche

Sure, you could traipse to a bakery and buy brioche rather than make them yourself. But where’s the satisfaction in that?

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 11
Orange Flan

Orange Flan | Flan de Naranja

Made from just three ingredients, this classic flan is ridiculously easy to toss together. A tangy, rich, creamy coda to a luxe dinner or a simple brunch.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 9 H
  • 0