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Sofia Jones

Sofia Jones
Home Town: Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
Living In: San Diego, California, USA
Member Since: Jan. 2009
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Grilling & BBQ, Slow Cooking, Asian, Mexican, Indian, Italian, Southern, Nouvelle, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Low Carb, Healthy, Vegetarian, Dessert, Quick & Easy, Gourmet
Hobbies: Gardening, Walking, Photography, Reading Books
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Boardwalk Santa Cruz
About this Cook
I have always loved food. I used to cook for myself and my parents would always want a taste. My oldest sister would come and steal from my plate without me realizing it until I came back to my plate and found a big bite on anything I had prepared for myself. So I guess my family likes my cooking.
My favorite things to cook
I love trying new recipes, I love bbq'ing, but in Mexico that is something only men do. So usually I only watch and suggest, not my husband's favorite activity. I love curry, stir fry, and anything for entertainment.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Christmas dinner has been the same for as long as I can remember. Now that I am married and spending Christmas only with my husband I cooked dinner with my mom on Skype. It was fun!
My cooking triumphs
My flan, made it for my parents in law and I think they loved it. It didn't last more than a day.
My cooking tragedies
Merengues, it was a rainy day and they say that eggs won't stay up on rainy days. I didn't listen and carried on with the recipe. Sure enough, the merengue burnt inside the oven and never got up. All to the trash!
Recipe Reviews 34 reviews
Simple Ranchy Breaded Fish Fillets
I did not like this, it was too salty for me..

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: May 24, 2014
Spicy Chicken in Tomato-Coconut Sauce
Only 3 just because it was toooooo spicy for me. Flavor was great!

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Mar. 5, 2013
Herb Rubbed Sirloin Tip Roast
Tasty but I used less salt because I didn't have Kosher salt. I used one teaspoon of salt and it was still a bit too salty.

7 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Feb. 12, 2013
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