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Recipe Testing

I love the precision and accuracy that goes into testing, as well as the satisfaction one gets from working on and tweaking a recipe until it works perfectly. I provide detailed test notes and a test picture for every tested recipe.


I have tested over 4500 recipes for magazines, cookbooks, recipe cards and online recipe sites.

Clients include:

Sainsbury's magazine (have tested over 1500 recipes for the magazine since 2012) 


Sainsbury's One Shots Bake (tested about 90-100 recipes)


Tesco magazine (have tested and developed recipes for the magazine since July 2016)

Coop magazine (have tested and developed recipes for the magazine since June 2018)

WeightWatchers magazine (have tested and developed recipes for the magazine since October 2014)


HarperCollins (tested 140+ recipes for Marcus Wareing's New Classics and 120+ recipes for Marcus Everyday as well as Niomi Smart's Eat Smart, Clean Eating Alice's Eat Well Everyday, Bradley Simmonds' Get it done, Janneke Vreugdenhil's Solo Food)


Mary Berry (have tested recipes for her cookbook Mary Berry Foolproof Cooking)


Jamie Oliver (have tested recipes for Jamie Oliver's Everyday Superfood Book and his Christmas Book)


Jamie Magazine (have tested countless features for the magazine over the years)


Hello Fresh (tested their recipe cards in partnership with Jamie Oliver)


Bluebird Publishing (have tested a selection of recipes from Jasmine Hemsley's East by West)

I have tested recipes written by chefs such as Michel Roux Jr, Raymond Blanc, Sam Harris, Marcus Wareing, Theo Randall, Lucas Hollweg, Tom Kerridge, Jason Atherton, Rick Stein, Nathan Outlaw, Eric Lanlard, James Martin, Gordon Ramsay

I have a lot of experience with healthy, clean eating and vegan recipes as well. I have tested


Niomi Smart’s 'Eat Smart' (tested entire cookbook, over 100 recipes)

Clean Eating Alice 'Eat Well Everyday' (tested entire cookbook, 90 recipes)

Bradley Simmonds 'Get it Done' (tested entire cookbook, 65 recipes)

BOSH, The Cookbook (tested 57 vegan, involved, show-stopping recipes)

BISH BASH BOSH (tested 79 recipes)

BOSH!: The Healthy Vegan Diet (tested 20 recipes)

Sainsbury's One Shots Fresh (tested 90-100 healthy recipes, including lots of vegan


In addition I have tested recipes written by:

Deliciously Ella, The Hemsley Sisters, Madeleine Shaw, Green Kitchen Stories, Hairy Bikers 

I test from home or in-house, whichever the client prefers. Please contact me if you are looking for a thorough recipe tester.

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