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Home Town: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Living In: Seltjarnarnes, SuĂ°urland, Iceland
Member Since: Feb. 2002
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Grilling & BBQ, Stir Frying, Slow Cooking, Asian, Italian, Southern, Nouvelle, Mediterranean, Dessert, Gourmet
Hobbies: Needlepoint, Gardening, Reading Books, Music
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Recipe Reviews 13 reviews
Chai Tea Mix
This is awesome! I could only find decaf instant tea and even though I put everything through a coffee grinder I still had residue, but I don't care; it was still awesome. I halved the sugar (used Ideal) and upped the spices half again except for the cloves, allspice, nutmeg and pepper. It was perfect! Thank you, Jo!!

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Feb. 18, 2011
Best Marinara Sauce Yet
This is a lovely (and fast) sauce, Jackie. I made a few changes though. I used diced tomatoes, upped the garlic, added about a teaspoon of basil, and used a can of tomato sauce so I could simmer a little longer. Oh, I also threw in a bay leaf and a smidge of brown sugar. With your basic recipe and the kind suggestions of other reviewers, I ended up with a lovely sauce. This definitely goes in the "keeper" file. Thanks again!

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Mar. 15, 2008
Cranberry BBQ Chicken
This chicken was awesome!! I was afraid that my DH wouldn't like it as he is not a big cran-fan, but he loved it. I didn't bother with the sauteing bit, but just chopped an onion fairly small, pressed a couple of cloves of garlic, mixed everything up and poured it over the chicken. I used legs and boneless breasts and I was astonished at how juicy the breasts were! I lined my dish with non-stick foil so clean up was a snap. This is so easy to put together and it is definitely going in my "keeper" file. Thanks, DeidreDee!

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Feb. 24, 2008
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