RI convert Profile - Allrecipes.com (13372157)

cook's profile

RI convert

RI convert
Home Town: Beauty, Alaska, USA
Living In: Horror In, California, USA
Member Since: Nov. 2008
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests:
  • Title
  • Type
  • Overall Rating
  • Member Rating
About this Cook
I am in nursing school, so I am loooving my slow cooker! My grandmother was right...so was my mum.
My favorite things to cook
Chicken cutlets, mashed cauliflower/potato, chicken gravy, macaroni and cheeeeese, chicken and dumplings, chuck roast taco meat, roast chicken with rosemary oil, fried red potatoes with onions and bacon, grilled/poached asparagus, stuffed artichokes, shrimp and rice, african yam soup, any soup really.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Watching my mom wander through the kitchen over and over, sampling dinner...then i know it is really good. Learning my German heritage "traditional" cooking at home. Me, standing at the kitchen window peeling potatoes and watching family pull up in front of the house.
My cooking triumphs
Braciole, African Yam Soup, Chicken cutlets that he said were better than his mom's.
My cooking tragedies
Curry, still can't do it...I just don't get it. Love the smell of curry, can't eat or cook it. Must be just me.
Recipe Reviews 12 reviews
Authentic German Potato Salad
I cut back the sugar...added green scallions at the end with the bacon. I don't like peeled potatoes, this potato salad is supposed to be quick and rustic. I even cooked my potatoes in the microwave (stab them with a knife). The same taste as my oma always made.

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: May 1, 2012
Spicy African Yam Soup
I omitted the zucchini. I "skinned" the garbanzo beans . It takes longer to make this way, but I like not having the translucent skins floating around in my soup.

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 15, 2012
Parmesan and Broccoli Stuffed Potatoes
I cut the microwaved potatoes in half and lined the bottom of a buttered cassarole dish. Mixed the steamed veggies with a red pepper roux, layered that on top of the potatoes. Then topped with shredded cheddar, mozz, and parm. OMG! Thanks for the recipe. Took it and ran with it.

7 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Apr. 27, 2010
Cooks I Like view all 1 cooks I like
Cooking Level: Intermediate
About me: I am a nurse/ mom/ wife/ love cooking hate… MORE

In Season

Gourmet Chicken
Gourmet Chicken

We have over 150 different ways to take chicken from everyday to gourmet.

Springtime Salads
Springtime Salads

All the tenderest leaves, baby vegetables, and early fruits are ready for the picking.

Spring Sale! Only $5.99
Spring Sale! Only $5.99

Great recipes and cooking tips! For a limited time, get a year of Allrecipes Magazine for $5.99.

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