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Home Town: Fresno, California, USA
Living In: Corvallis, Oregon, USA
Member Since: Jul. 2002
Cooking Level: Expert
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About this Cook
I am a student at OSU; I am training to become a teacher of public speaking and English Language Arts.
My favorite things to cook
Any sort of Mexican cuisine; my grandma's homestyle recipes; molding chocolates and candy making.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Baked chicken, broccoli and cheese, and red mashed potatoes with garlic and shallots (grandma's best dinner).
My cooking triumphs
Three layer meringue cake with raspberries and chantilly cream (for my mother's birthday- I was 10). Meringues in general (they anger me :) ).
My cooking tragedies
Meringues in general before I got my commericial mixer. Chicken kiev with crushed cornflakes (last time I follow a recipe instead of my gut :) ).
Recipe Reviews 1 review
Enchilada Sauce
This is SO much better than any red sauce. I'm not partial to a tomato based sauce, so this hit the spot. Granted, it isn't meant to be something made in 5 minutes, but it is to be expected when you make something AUTHENTIC. If you take the time, you will be rewarded!

9 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Apr. 18, 2004

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