Samantha Fisher, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Samantha Fisher has tested.

Two plates topped with kale caesar salad with roasted chickpeas on top and in a dish on the side.

Kale Caesar with Roast Chickpeas

Looking to shake up your salad? This even-healthier rendition adds kale to the usual romaine and swaps out carb-laden croutons for seriously the crispest roast chickpeas we’ve ever had.

  • (1)
  • 20 M
  • 40 M
  • 2
A wooden bowl filled with roasted Brussels sprouts with guanciale.

Brussels Sprouts with Guanciale

Restaurant-worthy Brussels sprouts but with the ease of making them at home any darn time you like. You’re welcome.

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  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 0
A glass punch bowl partially filled with maybelle punch and orange peel garnish, and two coupe glasses alongside, one filled and one empty.

Maybelle Punch

This classic melds the warming potency of Cognac with a little sweet and some gingery heat. All perfectly balanced. For when you need more than just a sip or two.

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 0
Two jars of pickled shrimp on a wooden cutting board.

Pickled Shrimp

A Southern classic, pickled shrimp are subtly flavored with herbs and spices in a nuanced way. So much so you’ll be wondering where these have been your entire life.

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  • 35 M
  • 8 H, 40 M
  • 0
A highball glass filled with British summertime cooler, mint leaves, and a cucumber slice.

British Summertime Cooler

Refined and a little restrained in all the right ways. That’s what we’re hearing about this summery cocktail. ‘Exactly what one might expect from the British.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 0
A wheel of brie cheese baked pastry, on top is a dollop of apricot preserves

Baked Brie en Croûte

Store-bought puff pastry makes this elegant baked Brie a cinch to pull off. (But that can be our little secret.)

  • (1)
  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2
Several jars of cilantro sauce and a few toasted bread rounds topped with the cilantro sauce on a wooden board.

Cilantro Sauce

Schmear this simple green sauce on anything and watch it disappear. And did we mention you can toss it together in minutes?

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 2