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dragonlady


dragonlady
 
Home Town: Aci Catena, Sicilia, Italy
Living In: Aci Catena, Sicilia, Italy
Member Since: Aug. 2010
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Asian, Indian, Italian, Mediterranean, Gourmet
Hobbies: Gardening, Hiking/Camping, Camping, Boating, Walking, Fishing, Hunting, Reading Books, Wine Tasting
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About this Cook
I've been fortunate enough to live all over the world. While living in foreign countries I've been able to take cooking lessons from schools and private chefs.
My favorite things to cook
Just about anything.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Growing and canning our own vegetables
My cooking triumphs
Making Roti Prata Making Chinese pork buns (Char Siu Bao)
My cooking tragedies
still haven't quite gotten down cooking Chinese food well. It's a work in progress.
Recipe Reviews 14 reviews
Bacon Ranch Pea Salad
I used blue cheese instead of cheddar and used Greek yogurt instead of mayo. YUM!!

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jun. 12, 2013
Traditional Gyro Meat
Didn't use marjoram, rosemary or thyme and instead added allspice and coriander to the recipe. Very similar flavors to what we eat here in Europe. I shaped the ground meat mixture into oblong shapes and bbq'd them instead of cooking on a loaf pan. Saves much time and mess. Served with thinly sliced red onion, crumbled feta, sliced tomatoes and tzatziki sauce on flat bread.

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jun. 2, 2013
Chocolate-Filled Crescents
I like it better with a spoonful of Nutella in the middle instead of chocolate chips.

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Feb. 13, 2013
 
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