Natasha Roetter, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Natasha Roetter has tested.

A stack of several oatmeal raisin cookies on a wire paddle.

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Crisp at the edges, chewy in the center, and (sorta) wholesome through and through, these are a revelatory riff on the classic.

  • (4)
  • 25 M
  • 40 M
  • 30
Three spiced roast chicken thighs, with warm spice, cajun, and spiced curry coatings

Spiced Roast Chicken

A weeknight godsend, these spice-rubbed, oven-blasted chicken parts do dinner on the double. Er, triple.

  • (1)
  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 5
Hibiscus Ice Pops and Spicy Mango Pops

Spicy Mango Ice Pops

Forget about pleasing the kids. These spicy little lovelies boast mango with a hint of lime. Certain to woo the sophisticate in you.

  • (1)
  • 15 M
  • 20 M
  • 4
Two plates with burrata topped with asparagus, pine nuts, raisins, and prosciutto.

Burrata with Asparagus

A ridiculously rich, unthinkably creamy kin to mozzarella, burrata brings understated bling to every little thing. Prepare to swoon.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 0
A baked hot buttered rum apple pie on a wooden board.

Hot Buttered Rum Apple Pie

An unconventional approach to apple pie that happily involves booze and lotsa butter. Even more memorable as the classic.

  • (9)
  • 45 M
  • 4 H, 25 M
  • 32
A pink bowl filled with flower-shaped sugar cookies topped with decorating sugar

Valentine’s Sugar Cookies

Sure, you could say it with flowers. Although if novelty is what you’re after, a bouquet isn’t exactly the answer. These sweet little somethings, on the other hand….

  • (6)
  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 49
A plastic container filled with vanilla bean ice cream with a metal ice cream scoop resting inside.

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

A classic, perfected. (Yes, we know, you’ve been promised this before by others. But we mean it.)

  • (1)
  • 15 M
  • 1 D, 1 H
  • 33
Four glasses filled with michelada cocktails and a lime wedge between them.

Michelada

The customary morning-after equivalent of a Bloody Mary in Mexico—except this is lighter, less tomato-y, and all around lovelier.

  • (1)
  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 14
Classic Sweet Potato Casserole

Classic Sweet Potato Casserole

“My new go-to sweet potato casserole.” “A keeper.” That’s what folks are saying about this insanely easy sweet potato casserole.

  • (2)
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 4