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Community Picks Recipe Testing -- Beer

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It's that time again -- help us pick the contest finalists for Your Best Beer


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 is in the list below! We'd love to see some new testers in the mix -- remember, we're accepting up to 3 testers per recipe. And, if the recipe is worthy of a Community Pick, we'll publish the best headnote, so make your notes count! Don't forget to email us your headnote (no more than 100 words) to [email protected] by next Wednesday at 5pm (EST). 

When you’ve figured out which recipes are calling your name, in order to sign up, all you have to do is follow the link to that recipe’s page, and on the left-hand side, 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. 

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!

Happy Testing!


The testing period for this contest has closed.

A Lighter Lamb Stew
Aged Cheddar and Pilsner Fondue
Barley, Beer and Dark Chocolate Artisan Bread
Beef and Stout Pot Pie
Bouef Carbonade Louisianne
Brown Butter Spiced Ale
Brussels Sprout and Chorizo Beer Hash
Celeriac-Potato Mash with Beer-Molasses Reduction
Chili Gumbo
Chocolate Covered Beer Marshmallows
Chocolate Stout Pudding
Coq à la Stella
Creamy Mushroom and Swiss Soup
Fennel and Orange Breadsticks
Gingerbread Beer Bundt Cake with Chocolate Glaze
Guinness Chocolate Cream Pie
Mussels with IPA, Fennel and Apple
Spiced Stout Waffles
White Bean and Quinoa Chili
Winter Ale Chocolate Sorbet

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