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Sharon Hood McConnell


Sharon Hood McConnell
 
Home Town: Kirkland, Washington, USA
Living In: Gilbert, Arizona, USA
Member Since: Jul. 2008
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Slow Cooking, Indian, Southern
Hobbies: Scrapbooking, Needlepoint, Gardening, Walking, Wine Tasting
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Blog...  8 posts
 
Aug. 16, 2010 5:56 pm 
Updated: Nov. 13, 2010 10:26 am
It has been awhile since my last entry but I am inspired to make a small entry. We have a local "bargain store".  This fantastic place offers items of all kinds at a reduced price.  They also sell something called a "$25 food box".  This fantastic thing is actually a… MORE
 
 
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About this Cook
I love cooking and baking. I especially love the thrill of finding something new to try. I like to try new "culinary recipes" as opposed to new "cooking recipes". But on the other end of the spectrum, I enjoy finding new recipes that are inexpensive. I like to find a recipe that works with whatever meat is on sale on the front of the local grocery flyer.
My favorite things to cook
I love cooking Indian food mainly because I love eating it! I also enjoy baking, again because I love eating baked goods!
My favorite family cooking traditions
My Mother always made Indian food and I guess I am carrying on that tradition. We are not Indian.
My cooking triumphs
Creme brulee, slow cooker carnitas, dal makhani.
My cooking tragedies
I got a cookbook from the library on Southern Cooking. I tried three recipes and they were all horrible! My family brings it up often. I don't think they used a test kitchen when writing that cookbook!
Recipe Reviews 17 reviews
Spiced Quinoa
This is fantastic! I omitted the pine nuts because I didn't have any and I didn't miss them. Very good cold or hot.

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Reviewed On: Mar. 2, 2014
Creamy Chocolate Frosting
This is a fantastic frosting that doesn't need to be refrigerated. Frosting won't melt even on a hot day!

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Reviewed On: May 23, 2011
Holiday Pumpkin Cake with Rum-Cream Cheese Glaze
Used the glaze from this recipe for Mary Anne's Carrot cake. I can't rate the cake but the glaze was fantastic!

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Nov. 14, 2010
 
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