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.

  • Quick Glance
  • 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.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 4 H
  • 10
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?

  • Quick Glance
  • 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.

  • Quick Glance
  • 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.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 4 H
  • 25
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.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 35 M
  • 4
Baked Asparagus with Parmesan Cheese

Baked Asparagus with Parmesan and Balsamic Vinegar

These spring spears, buried beneath a behemoth of Parmesan, make converts of even the most reticent veggie eaters.

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  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 9
Sriracha Hot Sauce

Homemade Sriracha

This incendiary Thai condiment has recently incited quite the rabid following. Here’s how to save yourself a trip to your local Asian market.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 7 D
  • 35
Gianduia Brownies Recipe

Gianduia “Nutella” Brownies

And, on the seventh day, God created gianduia (zhahn-doo-yah). The world has been a more glorious place ever since.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 2
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