MaryCrowell Profile - Allrecipes.com (16039290)

cook's profile

MaryCrowell


MaryCrowell
 
Home Town: Pullman, Washington, USA
Living In:
Member Since: Aug. 2010
Cooking Level: Beginning
Cooking Interests: Grilling & BBQ, Slow Cooking, Indian, Italian, Vegetarian
Hobbies: Knitting, Boating, Reading Books
  •    
  • Title
  • Type
  • Overall Rating
  • Member Rating
About this Cook
I never was interested in cooking until I entered graduate school. Now I do it for therapy!
My favorite things to cook
Comfort food with lots of zest and spice. I love spicy and seasoned food but not too much salt. Cooking foods are fun for me although my partner makes fun of me. ;) I just enjoy the creativity of cooking and appreciate the artistry and thought although I am no expert!
My favorite family cooking traditions
My family has a history of cooking simple, tasty, and hearty dishes. My mom and my grandma love/d cooking red meats, potatoes, and hearty and spicy veges.
My cooking tragedies
Cornbread with corn cream. It was awful. My partner spat it out and he is always very generous with his compliments. That was many many years ago when I knew nothing and didn't know what the big deal was when I cooked it in a non equal dish. It was awful, I agreed.
Recipe Reviews 2 reviews
Floating Cucumber, Tomato, and Onion Salad
Not bad but very sweet. My mom has made this salad for as long as I can remember. For a more tart version cut the sugar to a pinch and the balsamic altogether.

6 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 3, 2012
 
ADVERTISEMENT

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