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lvobrien


lvobrien
 
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Living In: San Diego, California, USA
Member Since: Apr. 2011
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Grilling & BBQ, Stir Frying, Slow Cooking, Asian, Mexican, Indian, Italian, Southern, Nouvelle, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Healthy, Vegetarian, Dessert, Quick & Easy, Gourmet
Hobbies: Sewing, Gardening, Hiking/Camping, Walking, Reading Books, Music, Genealogy, Wine Tasting
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About this Cook
I'm a freelance editor and writer. Mostly editor, but do enjoy writing as well.
My favorite things to cook
Comfort foods. Love making those.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Family style dining. I enjoy making dinners where we gather around for a couple hours, indulging, talking, laughing.
My cooking triumphs
Check out my pumpkin chess pie
My cooking tragedies
I experimented a lot in my 20s. Made a lot of really really bad dishes, but ate them anyway. Couldn't afford to toss them and start over.
Recipe Reviews 1 review
Slow Cooker Borscht
Made this tonight with some modifications that worked out well. We had a huge container of leftover homemade (heavily spiced) tomato sauce, which I substituted instead of the canned tomatoes and paste. Because the sauce was so thick, I used a full 28 oz container of beef broth instead of the 2 cups. AND, I only used 3 beets as that's how many came in a bunch. It turned out amazing with plenty leftover for lunches and another dinner.

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Reviewed On: Dec. 3, 2013
 
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