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LORISPAN


LORISPAN
 
Home Town: Winnebago, Illinois, USA
Living In: Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Member Since: Aug. 2003
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Asian, Indian, Italian, Dessert
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About this Cook
My favorite things to cook
Absolutely anything.
My favorite family cooking traditions
I was raised on southern cooking. Don't do a lot of it myself, but still love my mom's cooking: chicken and dumplings, fried apricot pies, homemade egg noodles!
My cooking triumphs
Anything sweet, including zebra brownies, pie and trifles.
My cooking tragedies
Two. When I was a teenager I was making oatmeal raisin cookies, and they called for Crisco. So, I got into our cabinet and pulled out a can of Crisco and put the measured amount in my cookies. I didn't know until after the cookies were baked that I had actually used old bacon grease in the cookies (my mom kept it in an old Crisco container). When I was 19 or 20 I made a stir fry. The recipe called for 2 garlic cloves. Back then I thought a clove was a bulb, so I put in two BULBS of garlic. When my friend bit into my stir fry, he asked, "What happened????"
Recipe Reviews 28 reviews
Classic Goulash
This is a classic, straightforward dish. I made it exactly as is, and it is great.

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jun. 25, 2015
Sour Cream Pork Chops
These are excellent. The best part is how tender they are after they are done. And, the sauce is terrific! I followed the recipe exactly.

4 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Mar. 8, 2012
Crab Stuffed Flounder
Loved it. I, too, doubled the mustard and Worcestershire. Also added about 1/2 tsp. of Old Bay seasoning, and I believe this made a difference. Not bland at all. I did not put the yolk and mayo sauce on top of the stuffing as it didn't sound good to me. I think it was fine without it.

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Sep. 19, 2011
 
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