Busy Mom in Simi Valley, CA Profile - Allrecipes.com (13314660)

cook's profile

Busy Mom in Simi Valley, CA


Busy Mom in Simi Valley, CA
 
Home Town:
Living In:
Member Since: Dec. 2008
Cooking Level: Not Rated
Cooking Interests:
Hobbies:
  •    
  • Title
  • Type
  • Overall Rating
  • Member Rating
Photos
If only there was something delicious here to stare longingly at...
Make sure your Cook's Profile is loaded with gaze-worthy photos.
Start uploading photos now!
About this Cook
Craving more information about this cook?
Make sure visitors to your profile aren't going away hungry.
Share a little about yourself now!
Recipe Reviews 10 reviews
Fast and Easy Creamed Spinach
Best creamed spinach I ever had, and I love creamed spinach! It actually TASTED like spinach, novel idea :) Very easy to make and for the first time, I would change nothing in a recipe. Well I correct that - I would double it as it wasn't enough! But seriously, this is enough to barely serve 4. Everyone wanted more but just not enough. Enjoy!

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Dec. 26, 2014
World's Best Pasta Sauce!
Yes, excellent recipe and easy to customize! I made it as is with one modification: I added a dry red wine instead of water because I really felt water would dilute it too much. I also cooked it in a slow cooker (prepared as is, then transferred to a slow cooker for 4 hours). The taste was very flavorful without being overbearing and perfectly thick. I am not a fan of fennel but the small amount compliments the sausage really well. Next time, I will add bay leaves (not sure it "needs" it), mushrooms and try ground turkey as oposed to ground beef.

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 27, 2013
Red Quinoa and Avocado Salad
Fantastic! Made it as is, and it was very good - 4.5 stars as written. But I made a couple of slight tweaks to really add that little extra: - Extra 1T lime juice - Extra 1/8t of cumin - Add 1/8t garlic powder To me, that added the extra "dressing" and tiny extra punch that made this out of this world! On a side portion, I also mixed in a bit of oil/balsamic as other suggested, but I thought that confused the taste of the lime/cumin. It was still good, but a bit off. Will add this to my staples, SOOOO easy to make especially with cooked quinoa at the ready!

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 16, 2013
 
ADVERTISEMENT

In Season

Top Dessert Recipes
Top Dessert Recipes

Rated, reviewed, and ready to satisfy your sweet cravings.

Best Party Recipes
Best Party Recipes

Essential eats, sips, and tips for your next gathering.

Special Holiday Offer!
Special Holiday Offer!

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $5!

 
Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States