Steve Taylor, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Steve Taylor has tested.

A woman's hand using a biscuit cutter on cream biscuit dough

Easy Cream Biscuits

Scandalously simple. Ethereally airy. Magical. That’s but a sampling of what folks are saying about these two-ingredient, Southern-style cream biscuits.

  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 26
New York–Style Cheesecake

New York–Style Cheesecake

How do you define a true New York-style cheesecake? A sweetly crunchy graham cracker crust cushioning a rich, creamy, moan-inducing filling with a slightly lemony lilt. In other words, this recipe.

  • 20 M
  • 2 H
  • 40
Flan in a Can

Flan in a Can

Michael Procopio’s midlife crisis prompts him to think creatively in terms of using empty cat food cans. Shame he doesn’t have cats.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 50 M
  • 40
Sweet Potato Pie

Sweet Potato Pie

Sugar and spice and everything nice—that’s what you’ll find in this magnificently spiced traditional Southern pie.

  • 15 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 14
Three golden-brown pan-roasted pork chops

Pan-Roasted Pork Chops

Perfect. The best brine I’ve ever had. Oh. My. God. That’s what folks are saying about this simple weeknight supper solution.

  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 21
Two pieces of Rosa's almond biscotti on a stack of plates with a glass of coffee

Rosa’s Almond Biscotti

We find these unabashedly unconventional biscotti bewitching beyond belief. Different form. Same function. Far less fuss.

  • 20 M
  • 35 M
  • 19
Chocolate-Ginger Crinkle Cookie

Chocolate-Ginger Crinkle Cookies

Classic chocolate crinkle cookies get a hit of ginger. These chocolate-ginger crinkle cookies will be the first cookies to disappear from the cookie jar.

  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 20