Renee Schettler Rossi, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Renee Schettler Rossi has tested.

Braised Radishes Recipe

When subjected to gentle heat, radishes’ vibrant fire engine red fades to the palest shade of pink and their peppery rawness gives way to a complex nuttiness.

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  • 5 M
  • 20 M
  • 0

Affogato Recipe

Drowning gelato in espresso has got to be the most spectacular sort of tragedy ever to take place at the dinner table. Here’s how to add a little drama to your dessert.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 4

Warm Olives Recipe

Simple and impressive and ready in less time than it takes to run and buy marinated olives. That’s what we call honest entertaining.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 6

Lotus Root Chips Recipe

These lotus root chips are vaguely nutty, slightly sweet, and impossible to stop nibbling. An excellent and unexpected party trick for all occasions.

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 0

Beer Nuts Recipe

Slightly sweet, subtly complex, and insanely easy homemade beer nuts. Unlike anything you’ve ever experienced. Beer sipped on the side not optional.

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  • 10 M
  • 25 M
  • 2

How to Make Ghee

“How to make ghee?” is a question we’ve been asked quite a lot lately. The answer couldn’t be easier. Here’s how.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 2

Pan Seared Chicken Breast Recipe

Shatteringly crisp skin. Tender meat. And a stovetop that isn’t spattered with grease. This is going to change your weeknight chicken game.

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  • 15 M
  • 25 M
  • 6

Frozen Cookie Dough

Sometimes what you need isn’t a recipe, it’s a strategy. Like this frozen cookie dough magic that’s ready at a moment’s craving.

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  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 0

Momofuku Milk Bar’s Graham Cracker Crust

There’s a less mundane, more scintillating way of making graham cracker crust than you learned at your mom’s side Here it is.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 4

How to Caramelize Onions

Limp onions that take 20 minutes to soften are no substitute for the complex sweetness of these properly caramelized alliums.

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

Texas-Style Barbecue Sauce

Ridiculously easy to make yet complex as heck in taste. Slightly sweet with only a hint of heat. Kid-tested and adult-approved.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 50 M
  • 0

Neiman Marcus $250 Cookie Recipe

The stuff of urban legends, this recipe has been circulated via chain letters for decades. And hoo boy, can we understand why.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 32

Sautéed Shishito Peppers Recipe

You can probably do fancier, chef-ier things with shishitos than blister them in a hot skillet. But why when they’re so terrific like this?

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 8

Mama Chang’s Hot and Sour Soup Recipe

This is, quite frankly, the loveliest hot and sour soup we can recall ever experiencing, with none of the usual gloppiness.

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  • 20 M
  • 20 M
  • 24
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