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Karmen


Karmen
 
Home Town: Andover, Minnesota, USA
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Member Since: Jul. 2008
Cooking Level: Expert
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Hobbies: Boating, Reading Books, Music, Wine Tasting
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About this Cook
Busy mom of four and self proclaimed food expert..."yummy is too a word"
My favorite things to cook
Thanksgiving Dinner, summer meals with garden freshness, canning jam and syrups, baking and cozy comfort foods.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Getting new recipes with a story from great women I admire...no matter how simple.
My cooking triumphs
Lobster corn chowder.
My cooking tragedies
I can't bake bread from scratch, bread machines are cheating.
Recipe Reviews 2 reviews
Quinoa Tabbouleh
This is the first time I have cooked with quinoa and is quite easily the most delicious guilt free food I have ever made! I didn't have green onions; substitued shallots and added lemon zest. All reviews seem to say "refreshing" and I would agree! I will make this again and again and try suggested variations (feta, cumin, less oil) I love love this dish!!

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jun. 20, 2012
Creamy Au Gratin Potatoes
Shallots people, shallots! When you don't want a big onion texture or taste, use shallots intead of onion and slice very very fine! YUM! This is a hit for all! I have some guests who don't eat meat but love cheese and they made this a meal. Good tip to remove foil at the end and bread crumbs add a little texture to the top. I will make this again and again. ( I never did buy the boxed au gratin since I knew it wouldn't be as good as scratch, call me a food snob)

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 3, 2009
 
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