Tammori Petty, Recipe Tester

A list of all the recipes Tammori Petty has tested.

A round white plate with six slices of eggnog pie and a dish of whipped cream

Eggnog Pie

Essentially a slightly tipsy cheesecake, this bourbon-enhanced eggnog pie is something we’re classifying as “holiday desserts for parties where people like to party.”

  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 2
A decorative plate topped with a slice of drunken apple cake that is drizzled with cream.

Drunken Apple Cake | Kuchen Borracho

A boozy keeper of a cake, this recipe takes its title from a shot of rum, its compelling taste from ample butter, eggs, and cream, and its inimitable texture from layer after layer of apples.

  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 98
An oval dish filled with roasted plums, topped with star anise.

Roasted Plums

Scented with star anise, not overly sweet, and just 25 minutes from start to finish. Talk about our sorta summer dessert.

  • 5 M
  • 25 M
  • 8
Ten whole, plus one broken butter cookies on a piece of crumpled parchment paper

French Butter Cookies

Call them whatever you will. Breton butter cookies. French biscuits. Sables. We call them simply impossible to stop noshing.

  • Quick Glance
  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 0
White plate with steamed mussels in beer, topped with parsley, nearby lemon wedges and a bottle of beer

Steamed Mussels in Beer

This simple summer crowd-pleaser has “easy entertaining” scrawled all over it. Just don’t forget the bottle opener.

  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 6
A stack of three banana bread muffins, with the top one topped with chai whipped cream.

Banana Bread Muffins

“An absolute knockout!” “Wowzers!” “Incredibly moist.” “Just like banana bread.” That’s what folks are saying about this recipe.

  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 4
South Carolina Slaw

South Carolina Slaw

This may not seem like coleslaw to some given its lack of mayo. But its sweet tanginess is going to woo you like never before.

  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 4
Fried chicken in a vinaigrette sauce on a paper bag, chopsticks nearby

Momofuku’s Fried Chicken

This flour-free fried bird is contrary to everything we know about fried chicken. Or think we know. That’s exactly what makes it so darn genius.

  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 35 M
  • 16
Apricot Galette

Apricot Galette

This perfectly imperfect galette is unspeakably easier to make than pie. And yet to guests its equally impressive. Do the math.

  • 45 M
  • 2 H
  • 2
A Kentucky bourbon cake on a silver platter with a silver cake lifter and a stack of white plates beside it.

Kentucky Bourbon Cake

This Southern classic is much like a pound cake given its decadent amount of butter and moist, tender, perfect crumb. But oh, baby, wait’ll you taste the bourbon glaze.

  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 5 M
  • 23
Pink Beer

Pink Beer

Yes, pink beer. It’s a sweet party punch that’s shamelessly simple. If you’re familiar with the shandy, then you already have a sense of what it’s like. It may come as no surprise that pink beer drinkers have more fun.

  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 2
A rack of barbecue beef ribs, with four sliced off the end.

Barbecue Beef Ribs

These ridiculously tender ribs take minimal effort yet taste like they were carefully tended all day. And don’t even get us started on the magnificently smooth brown sugar and bourbon barbecue sauce.

  • 30 M
  • 1 D, 3 H
  • 8