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wendi


wendi
 
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Living In: Dallas, Texas, USA
Member Since: Apr. 2007
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Mexican, Southern, Healthy, Quick & Easy
Hobbies: Wine Tasting
Recipe Box 2 recipes
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About this Cook
I work in the food business and am exposed to lots of wonderful local foods from chefs and cooks from around the country. I love casual no fuss cooking with unique flavors.
My favorite things to cook
Cupcakes are my favorite, but I also enjoy throwing together a no recipe soup.
My favorite family cooking traditions
I grew up surrounded by special occasion cakes. My mother had a small wedding cake business and I loved staying up way past my bed-time baking.
My cooking triumphs
I make steller tamales and rellenos.
My cooking tragedies
I made a cioppino that the dog wouldn't even eat.
Recipe Reviews 4 reviews
High Temperature Eye-of-Round Roast
This is the best techique for roasting eye of round ever! I use it everytime and change up the seasonings to match my mood. Thanks a bunch for this one. I have used it now for over a year and thought it was time to show some love.

4 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Sep. 22, 2010
Wedding Cake
so this recipe is a bit of a bummer. after reading the reviews i added the almond extract, salt and lemon as suggested. When i was baking the cake I thought...wow thats a lot of sugar and I was right. This cake is very very sweet. I had to use shortning frosting because of the Texas heat and the combination of this cake and sweet frosting was a but much. I am afraid that if you cut back on the sugar you wont be able to cream seven eggs properly. I have to say it almost tasted like a sugar cookie cake, dense, sweet and floury (i know not a word but an accurate description) I used a tart blueberry filling which helped and I got compliments, but I know a good cake and this just isnt it.

6 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jul. 2, 2010
Tea Cookies I
This recipe is a sure-shot deal. No less than five stars.

6 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Apr. 5, 2007
 
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