Lisa Ward, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Lisa Ward has tested.

Braised Chicken Drumsticks Recipe With Wine

Chicken Drumsticks Braised In Wine

Sorta like a cheater’s chicken cacciatore, these tipsy chicken drumsticks make a simple weeknight dinner that’s sufficiently spectacular to serve to guests.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Red Wine Poached Pears Recipe

Red Wine Poached Pears

A stunning—and stunningly simple—dessert made from booze and fruit and sugar and not a lot else.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0
Bibimbap Recipe

Bibimbap

This bibimbap recipe with its easy, smoky, slightly sweet sauce is going to upend your notion of healthy eating. Swear.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 4
Healthy Gado Gado Salad Recipe

Healthy Gado Gado Salad

Kid-friendly. Quick. Easy. Healthy as can be. Vegetarian. And tastes delish. What’s not to love?!

  • Quick Glance
  • 50 M
  • 50 M
  • 0
Cuban Rice and Beans Recipe

Cuban Beans and Rice

Beans and rice is a staple dish in many cultures. But it’s something sorta special in Cuba. Words can’t quite do it justice, actually.

  • Quick Glance
  • 1 H
  • 14 H
  • 2
Beef Chili Tacos Recipe

Beef Chili Tacos

Better than any packaged taco kit you’ll ever find in any store anywhere. Try them and see for yourself.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 2
Coconut Rice Recipe

Coconut Rice

When done right, coconut rice is an almost indescribably lovely side dish that’s ever so slightly sweet and laughably easy and incredibly versatile. Here’s how to make it.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 35 M
  • 4
Brown Rice and Quinoa Porridge Recipe

Brown Rice and Quinoa Porridge

This may sound rather frighteningly hippie. We understand. Rest assured it’s actually a lovely oatmeal alternative that works magnificently with your most tried-and-true hot cereal stir-ins and sprinkle-ons.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2
Apple Pie Moonshine Recipe

Apple Pie Moonshine

Become your own bootlegger. Start with everclear or vodka, add some apple and spice, and then splash it in a punch bowl, pour it in Mason jars and gift it to that special someone, or just keep it all to yourself and indulge in a nip once in a while.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 10 H, 30 M
  • 0
Larger Loaf Recipe

Beer Bread

Beer bread just got fancy. Well, sorta. It’s still quick and easy and awesomely difficult to stop noshing. This one just seems a little more lovely than most. And we betcha already have everything you need to make it.

  • Quick Glance
  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0
Quick Red Chile Adobo Recipe

Adobo Sauce

Perhaps best known for being the earthy sauce that bathes chipotle peppers in a can, adobo is an easy and authentic Mexican staple. And it couldn’t be easier to make at home. Here’s how.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 10
Pork Loin Roast Recipe with Paprika

Pork Loin Roast with Paprika

This simple weeknight supper recipe requires only that you rub some spices on a hunk of pork, shove it in the oven, and not forget about it.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 12 H
  • 0