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Community Picks Recipe Testing—Your Mash-Up Recipes

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It's that time again—help us pick the contest finalists for Your Best Mash-Up Recipe!

Mash-Up Recipe


Any Food52 member is welcome to help us test our Community Pick candidates, so go call dibs on the recipe you'd like to test that's in the list below! We'd love to see some new testers in the mix—remember, we accept up to 3 testers per recipe. And, if the recipe ends up being a Community Pick, we'll publish the best headnote, so make your notes count! Don't forget to email us your notes (no more than 100 words) to [email protected] by next Wednesday, June 10th at 5pm (EST). 

When you've figured out which recipes are calling your name, sign up by following the link to that recipe's page. There, just above the comments, you'll see a "Test This Recipe" button. Your job is easy: Just click the button, and you’ll receive a confirmation email that officially crowns you a Food52 community tester. If for some reason you decide you cannot test, simply press the button again, and your name will be removed from the list. Act fast—this button will disappear on the Tuesday before your testing notes are due. 

We'll collect your comments, name the finalists and official Community Picks, and publish the best headnote for each Community Pick (with credit, of course!). If the recipe you test isn't chosen as a Community Pick, please feel free to leave your testing notes in the recipe's comments section. Constructive criticism is always encouraged!


Photo by Bobbi Lin

The testing period for this contest has closed.

Banana Bread Blondies
Banh Mi Soft Tacos
Bengali-Inspired Babaganoush
Carrot-Halwa Blondie Bars
Chicken-Fried Macaroni and Cheese
Corned Beef Spring Rolls
Elote-Style Cornbread Waffles
Everything Bars
Green Curry Lasagna
Honey Corn Milk Brioche
Orange Cannoli Pancakes
Oysters Rockefeller Hash
Pink Peppercorn-Strawberry Sorbet
Puttanesca Panzanella
S'mores Croissants
Spanakopita Grilled Cheese
Thai Iced Tea Ice Cream
The Falafel Waffle

Tags: contests, community picks, recipe testing, mash-ups