Tamiko Lagerwaar, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Tamiko Lagerwaar has tested.

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.

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  • 35 M
  • 1 H
  • 2
Panini with Taleggio, Radicchio, and Speck Recipe

Warm Panini with Taleggio, Grilled Radicchio, and Speck

We swoon to this inspired collision of several strong-willed ingredients, each playing nicely but shouting, “Taste me!”

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  • 10 M
  • 25 M
  • 2
Schnecken Pecan Cinnamon Buns

Schnecken | Pecan Cinnamon Buns

Though schnecken translates from German quite literally as snails, to us it means these ooey, gooey, sticky pecan caramel buns.

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  • 30 M
  • 4 H
  • 10
Breakfast Quinoa

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.

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  • 10 M
  • 40 M
  • 20
Buche de Noel

Bûche de Noël

We’ve no clue why the French felt compelled to roll chocolate cake with ganache in the likeness of a log. But with a taste like this, who the heck cares?

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 11
Hot Toddies

Apple Spiced Bourbon Toddies

Infinitely more complex than the toddy of yore, this little number owes its lure to apple-y cider spiked with a hint of star anise and quite an indecent glug of bourbon.

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  • 5 M
  • 15 M
  • 4
Smoky Chipotle Vegetarian Chili

Smoky Chipotle Vegetarian Chili

A soupy, stewy, smoky chili with stealth veggie goodness galore, including the likes of zucchini, bell peppers, and more. Healthful never tasted so darn good.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 26
Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya

Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya

Jambalaya just doesn’t get any more authentic than this deeply flavored, deeply revered rendition that hails from Cajun country.

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  • 1 H
  • 4 H
  • 25
Crunchy Oven-Fried Drumsticks

Crunchy Oven-Fried Drumsticks

Some things never go out of style. They just take on a somewhat newish look now and again. Witness these kid-friendly drumsticks rolled in crumbs of any sort.

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  • 20 M
  • 50 M
  • 10
Michael Schlow Burger

Michael Schlow Burger with Crispy Onions

Grab your appetite, your beer, and napkins galore. This burger melds Cheddar, crisped onions, and a horseradish-spiked sauce to messy, if memorable, effect.

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  • 20 M
  • 35 M
  • 2
Creamy Coleslaw

Creamy Coleslaw

Sweet and simple. Nothing but cabbage, cider vinegar, sugar, mayo, a little onion, salt, and oil. Just like you’d find at a BBQ shack.

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  • 15 M
  • 35 M
  • 4
Blueberry Tea Cake

Blueberry Tea Cake

An irresistible tea cake that’s essentially dessert masquerading as breakfast, lunch, or pretty much any nosh time when you crave something sweet.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 13
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