In celebration of 100 Recipes—a book which lists, in our estimation, the 100 most essential recipes in the history of the Test Kitchen—our beloved television personalities each compiled a list of their five favorite recipes from the book. Below, our gadget expert Lisa McManus lists hers, including a simple yet elegant recipe for pan-seared chicken breasts. [Ed's note: This article originally ran on AmericasTestKitchenFeed.com on November 2nd, 2015.]
1. Pan-Seared Chicken Breasts
You might grab a package of boneless skinless chicken breasts for dinner. It seems easy . . . and can go so wrong. This recipe fixes everything.
2. Weeknight Roast Chicken
3. British-Style Currant Scones
4. Pork Tinga
5. Chocolate Pots de Crème
The Test Kitchen's True Essentials 100 Recipes
If you could only have 100 recipes at your disposal, what would they be? In 100 Recipes, the editors of America’s Test Kitchen present what they consider the recipes everyone should know how to make—these are the dishes that will give anyone the culinary chops they need to succeed in the kitchen.
What's your all-time favorite America's Test Kitchen recipe? Let us know in the comments! And for more cast musings on 100 Recipes, read these posts: