Lynne Brenner, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Lynne Brenner has tested.

Carnitas Recipe

This Mexican carnitas recipe is authentic braised and fried pork that’s fall-apart-tender pork goodness ready for tacos.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 2 H
  • 74

Thai Beef Salad | Larb

Given its multitude of tastes, textures, and temperatures, this salad is certain to remind you there’s more to this cuisine than pad Thai.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 45 M
  • 0

A Salad of Summer Leaves, Prosciutto, and Cherries

Just whisk, chop, toss, and behold! A simple, stunning, sumptuous, summery weeknight winner of a repast.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 2

Stir-Fried Cauliflower | Bong Cai Xao

The complex, almost caramelized taste of this sweetly savory side illustrates why this just may be the year of the cauliflower.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 15 M
  • 8

Beer-Braised Chicken with Root Vegetables

The toastiness of porter + the sweetness of root vegetables + the spiciness of mustard = our type of braised hen.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 6

Pan-Roasted Pork Chops

Perfect. The best brine I’ve ever had. Oh. My. God. That’s what folks are saying about this simple weeknight supper solution.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 19

Korean Steak

Nope, this isn’t bulgogi, the classic Korean barbecue. But like its inspiration, this little number is salty, sweet, and oh so succulent.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 4

Moroccan Braised Chicken with Dates and Vegetables

This easy-peasy, seemingly fancy-schmancy, late-summer dinner is a cinch to make—and to clean up after. You’re very welcome.

  • Quick Glance
  • 35 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 0

Barbecue Pork Burgers Recipe

A weeknight riff on slow-roasted pulled pig and burgers that juxtaposes tangy barbecue sauce, sweet pork, and old-fashioned slaw. All in a jiffy.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 30 M
  • 24

Port and Paprika Chicken Bites

This tipsy tapa of Portuguese descent is intended as just a single bite, though we found it impossible to stop at just one.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 12

Satsuma Orange Cake Recipe

Looks like an upside-down cake. Tastes like an upside-down cake. Yet this sticky citrusy dessert couldn’t be more right-side up.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 31

Cincinnati Chili

Saucier and sassier than most, the chili you’ll find in Cincinnati comes plopped atop a pile of spaghetti and smothered with all sorts of goodness.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 8

Breakfast Quinoa

A quietly, healthily, nuttily pleasing alternative to your same old oats. Go on. You know you want to try it. So get your quinoa on.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 40 M
  • 20

Broccolini and Potato Frittata

Breakfast. Brunch. Lunch. Dinner. Pretty much anytime you need an insanely quick, one-skillet, satiating something, this frittata is the solution.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 35 M
  • 0
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