Terri Rimmer, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Terri Rimmer has tested.

A glass filled with margarita granita, topped with a lime sprig and a spoon resting in the glass.

Margarita Granita

No mere cocktail and not just dessert, this margarita granita falls somewhere blissfully, intoxicatingly in between. Yet is still as satisfying as if you’d had both.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 11 H
  • 0
A cut streusel-topped date muffin slathered with butter on a decorative plate

Date Muffins

A rich, sticky, toffee-pudding-inspired muffin topped with streusel. Mmmmmm.

  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 6
A braised lamb shank, and exposed bone, on mash potatoes, all on a white plate sitting on planks of wood

Braised Lamb Shanks in Pinot Noir

Lamb shanks are left to slowly burble in a lovely red wine until the meat is literally falling-off-the-bone tender. Our favorite winter pastime.

  • 40 M
  • 3 H, 40 M
  • 16
Falafel with Tahini Sauce

Falafel with Tahini Sauce

Falafel with tahini sauce is one of the best-known Middle Eastern foods. The falafel are packed with herbs and the tangy tahini sauce has the right kick.

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  • 35 M
  • 50 M
  • 2
Quinoa Salad with Pistachios and Cranberries

Quinoa Salad with Pistachios and Cranberries

The nutty beigeness of quinoa creates a blank canvas for pistachios and cranberries to do their spirited dance in this holiday side. (Did we mention that it’s both vegan and gluten-free?)

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  • 15 M
  • 20 M
  • 6
Roquefort and Walnut Shortbreads

Roquefort and Walnut Shortbreads

These Roquefort walnut shortbreads are an elegant appetizer. The shortbreads can also serve as cocktail nibbles. Use a quality Roquefort for best results.

  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 4
Chicken Avocado Cranberry Salad

Chicken Avocado Cranberry Salad

Creamy and subtle and delicate and nuanced. That’s what people are saying about this lovely light lunch recipe.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 20 M
  • 0
Carrot Crostata

Carrot Crostata

A stunner of a side dish, this luxuriantly smooth, creamy carrot and Parmigiano-Reggiano tart is certain to win friends and influence people.

  • 55 M
  • 2 H, 25 M
  • 2
Sea Salt-Rosemary Sweet Potato Chips

Sea Salt-Rosemary Sweet Potato Chips

Unlike humdrum store-bought chips, these have some semblance of sophistication, not to mention healthfulness. And yes, it’s still hard to stop at just one.

  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 12
White dish of a sugar-dusted Georgia peach souffle; in the bottom are peach slices

Georgia Peach Soufflés

Light, airy, messy, delicious, these peach souffles are an elegant (but easy-to-make) ending to a meal. Make them when peaches are dead-ripe delicious.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 0
Frozen Lemon Meringue Pie

Frozen Lemon Meringue Pie

This is a cool spin on the classic lemon pie. A sorbet-ice cream filling stands in for the usual custard and the whole pie gets popped in the freezer.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 5 H, 20 M
  • 2

Red Pepper Cheesecake

This savory cheesecake is much, much more than just another cheese course. It’s the perfect soul-satiating appetizer.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 5 H, 25 M
  • 0