Trudy Ngo-Brown, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Trudy Ngo-Brown has tested.

Grilled Eggplant Parmesan Recipe

Grilled Eggplant Parmesan

This eggplant Parmesan isn’t exactly traditional, and we consider that a darn good thing. We defy you to try it and not like it.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 2
Maple Roast Chicken Recipe

Maple Roast Chicken

Pancakes are swell, but breakfast hasn’t got an exclusive on maple syrup. Especially not when this maple roast chicken is in the house.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 4
Campfire S'mores Brownies Recipe

S’mores Brownies

Campfire cooking’s got nothing on this savvy, sassy, retro dessert that comes together in the comfort of your own home.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 10
Best Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

Best Oatmeal Cookies

Hope you’re not the indecisive sort, ’cause this oatmeal cookie recipe requires some decisions. Let the baking hijinks begin.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 25
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
Egg, Bacon, Cheese Breakfast Pizza Recipe

Breakfast Pizza

Pizza dough with all the makings of a proper breakfast on top. Seems like a pretty darn good reason to get out of bed to us.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 6
Waffle Iron Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe

Waffle Iron Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Dust off that waffle iron. You’re going to want to give these crisped dimples and the ooey, gooey cheese they contain a whirl.

  • Quick Glance
  • 5 M
  • 10 M
  • 8
Sweet Potato Cornbread Recipe

Sweet Potato Cornbread

We could blather on and on and on about this surprising riff on a Southern classic, but you best experience it for yourself.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 50 M
  • 19
Homemade Lara Bars Recipe

Homemade Larabars

We got nothing against the Lärabars we’ve been noshing for years, save for the fact that they’re not homemade. Until now.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 50 M
  • 55
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
Potatoes with Mexican Chorizo Recipe

Potatoes with Mexican Chorizo | Papas con Chorizo

Four words we love to see on a random weeknight recipe? “Crazy easy recipe alert!” Also, “Is really insanely satiating.”

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 50 M
  • 4
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
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