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mama_amy


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About this Cook
My favorite things to cook
I love baking bread. I can't stand bread machines though, I like to get my hands into the dough and kneed it to perfection.
My favorite family cooking traditions
I love to make Lefse. It is a delicious potato tortilla (for lack of a better word) that is Scandanavian in origin. My mom made it for us all the time growing up and now I make it for my family when we have leftover mashed potatoes.
My cooking triumphs
I brought my father-in-law a loaf of my cinnamon swirl raisin bread. He never compliments anyone and he took a bite of it and instantly praised it.
My cooking tragedies
I once made a rhubarb pie so terrible my husband took one bite and asked if I would be offended it he didn't eat it.
Recipe Reviews 94 reviews
French Peppermint Cookies with Chocolate Ganache
These were easy to make and were really pretty when finished.

5 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Feb. 16, 2013
Petits Fours
Good, easy to handle cake. Perfect density

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: May 23, 2012
Shrimp Couscous Salad
A very light, pretty salad. Wish the flavors had combined just a touch more.

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: May 6, 2012
 
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