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ironchefmonica


ironchefmonica
 
Home Town: Vallejo, California, USA
Living In: Lawrence, Kansas, USA
Member Since: Nov. 2008
Cooking Level: Intermediate
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About this Cook
I'm a grad student who cooks as much as I can. Living in the middle of nowhere has forced me to learn to cook many dishes that I was able to easily buy in California. It's been an adventure!
Recipe Reviews 2 reviews
Caramels
These are so incredibly awesome!! So smooth and buttery! I like to use the disposable toaster oven pans (I find them at Wal-Mart) so I can split the mixture to make into different flavors. I've made some with Bailey's, and some with shortbread and chocolate for a homemade version of Twix.

15 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Dec. 10, 2010
Chicken Pot Pie IX
I will never buy chicken pot pie from the store again! This was amazing!!! I did make a few adjustments. Instead of adding water to the chicken mixture, I used low-sodium chicken broth and added a bouillon cube for more flavor. I thought it would be an absolute waste of incredible flavor, so when I drained the mixture, I made sure to reserve the liquid. I used this liquid to make the sauce, and added a few more bouillon cubes to get the right saltiness. For an easy crust that's still sort of "homemade", I used a boxed pie crust mix. This was so awesome. I can't wait to bring it to work tomorrow. This

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Reviewed On: Feb. 9, 2009
 
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