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JUNIPER7799


JUNIPER7799
 
Home Town: Springfield, Virginia, USA
Living In: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Member Since: Jan. 2001
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Grilling & BBQ, Slow Cooking, Asian, Mexican, Italian, Southern, Dessert, Quick & Easy
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Stuffed Mushrooms
About this Cook
My favorite family cooking traditions
Baking for holidays! Can't beat it, no matter what kind or for what holiday!
My cooking triumphs
Anything that I make for dinner that gets an "Exceptional" from my husband! I've only been cooking since we moved in together about 4 years ago so I'm still learning and I get really excited when I've made something that he raves about. My favorite is when he shares w/ his coworkers and they request more!
My cooking tragedies
While pregnant I decided that I really wanted Apple Cake at 10pm on a night when my husband was out of town. By the time I'd peeled and diced and mixed and baked it was near midnight. As I pulled the cake out of the oven, it slipped from the pot holder, burnt my hand and I dropped it on the floor! Half of it was still edible but since I had taken a reviewer's advice and changed something in the recipe, it didn't taste the same and to a pregnant lady w/ a craving, that was the worst part! My husband now reminds me not to bake while he's away!
Recipe Reviews 31 reviews
Old-Fashioned Peach Cream Pie
This pie is super easy to make and really delicious! I saved half the topping to put on muffins b/c it does make a lot!

4 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Sep. 29, 2009
Awesome Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
Gave this only 4 stars b/c I made a substitution. After reading lots of the reviews, I subbed out one cup of the oil with unsweetened applesauce. Now I didn't taste this myself b/c it was a Thank You gift for my husband's office but the comments I got back were amazing and included converting someone who doesn't even like carrot cake to someone who had 2 slices! It was moist and delcious! The pineapple is the key! Great recipe!

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Aug. 19, 2009
BBQ Pork for Sandwiches
My husband who grew up on "Cajun Microwave" BBQ pork thought this was fantastic!! I got rave reviews from my in-laws as well. So tender and delicious! I used beer and broth and while it smelled funky when I got home, it tasted amazing! So tender! This is a definite keeper! Thanks!!

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: May 18, 2009
 
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