This Week in Recipes

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[Photo credit: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt]

The Real Deal: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt, our resident Food Labber, does the impossible by creating creamy, decadent homemade ice cream with only normal kitchen appliances.

Sangria Time: Helen Jane gives your guests what they want with her sangria recipe.

Wholly Milk: Katrina Vahedi, our new cheese columnist, shares her ricotta cheese recipe. It's surprisingly easy!

Fines Herbes in a Flash: Kerry Saretsky comes up with a nice, light fine herbs salad and homemade garlic baguette croutons.

The Best Okra: Soft on the inside without being slimy, crunchy and deep fried on the outside, these fried okra cooked up by Caroline Russock will have you munching like an addict.