Bette Fraser, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Bette Fraser has tested.

Whiskey and Fig Gelato Recipe

Whiskey and Fig Gelato

This unexpected yet enticing melding of sweet and smoky makes for a sassy summer dessert you’ll be craving year round.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 6 H
  • 4
Bucatini all’Amatriciana Recipe

Bucatini all’Amatriciana

All’Amatriciana—go on, roll that “r” like they do in Italy—means a spicy pasta sauce of tomatoes and pancetta or bacon. Prego.

  • Quick Glance
  • 35 M
  • 1 H
  • 2
Prunes in Rum Recipe

Prunes in Rum | Pruneaux d’Agen au Rhum

Boozy prunes. So damn good that in Gascony, you’re not invited over for coffee, you’re invited over for these little lovelies.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 15 H
  • 21
Classic Beef Meatballs Recipe

Classic Beef Meatballs

Know that little ditty about how some poor hungry soul’s meatballs were lost when somebody sneezed? It always makes us sad.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Sweet Potato Apple Latkes Recipe

Sweet Potato and Apple Latkes

These lovely latkes are crisp without, creamy within, and sweet throughout thanks to the dulcet tones of sweet potatoes and apples.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 6
Seared Tuna with Sweet and Sour Sauce Recipe

Seared Tuna with Sweet and Sour Sauce

This is not the insipid, gloppy, cloying sauce you had on last night’s Chinese takeout. This is, quite simply, sweet and sour and lovely.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 20 M
  • 0
BBQ Beef Brisket Recipe

BBQ Beef Brisket

Meat. Fire. Smoke. Behold, the BBQ beef brisket basics. It’s been that way since man first put meat to heat—and now perfected.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 16 H
  • 6
Blueberry and Tomato Salad Recipe

Blueberry and Tomato Summer Salad for One

There’s a week or two midsummer when blueberries and tomatoes hit their peak. That’s the time to make this salad. Ready? Go!

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 0
Sea Bass with Soy Glaze Recipe

Sea Bass with Soy Glaze and Cucumber Salsa

Super simple yet super stunning, this fancy-pants, pan-seared, soy-glazed sea bass with cucumber salsa will rock your world.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 35 M
  • 8
Chicken Lettuce Cups Recipe

Chinese-Chicken Lettuce Cups

You know how sometimes you try to recreate a restaurant classic at home and it doesn’t work? This isn’t one of those times.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 6
Roast Chicken with Citrus Recipe

Roast Chicken with Citrus

The words “orange chicken” used to make us think of gloppy Chinese takeout—until we tried this orange chicken.

  • Quick Glance
  • 40 M
  • 2 H, 40 M
  • 13
Coconut Macaroons Dipped in Chocolate Recipe

Coconut Macaroons Dipped in Chocolate

Sweet, moist, tender, can’t-stop-at-just-one coconut macaroons that are reminiscent of what’s found at the loveliest bakery in town.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
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