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AGEHLKE


AGEHLKE
 
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Living In: Hawaii, USA
Member Since: Apr. 2005
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Asian, Mexican, Italian, Mediterranean
Hobbies: Scrapbooking, Biking, Reading Books
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About this Cook
Actually, I only cook because I have a family to feed...I'd love to have someone cook for us a few times a week! I do love gathering recipes and have lots of cookbooks!
My favorite things to cook
I try to stick to recipes for cooking poultry since my husband prefers it. He grew up on a farm where beef was a daily meal so he's pretty tired of beef.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Thanksgiving at my Aunt and Uncles house. Everyone brings a potluck dish and my Uncle smokes a turkey, yum! Culturally we tend to have a huge variety of main dishes and tons of left overs for the next day as well!
My cooking triumphs
My baking was always a hit when I was single (that was pretty much all I made for pot-lucks!)
My cooking tragedies
First Thanksgiving I made gravy and kept adding and adding corn starch until it looked like a pile of mashed potatoes! UGH! That meant no gravy for our turkey! The following year a friend brought packaged gravy "just in case".
Recipe Reviews 66 reviews
Todd's Famous Blueberry Pancakes
Delicious! Made this for me and teenage son and we both enjoyed it very much! I used blueberries that I had frozen a few weeks ago, no "problems" with the batter turning color. I let the mixture sit for about 15 minutes while I cooked bacon and made coffee, etc. The batter is thick so the pancakes are quite fluffy! Very tasty indeed and will be making this one often!

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Mar. 5, 2015
Spicy Garlic Lime Chicken
Since I had all the ingredients I to try something new, I loved it! I doubled the recipe for four breasts but I cut the cayenne and black pepper in half because I can't take the heat. This came out so tasty! My teenage son really enjoyed it as well and the left overs were just as delicious!

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 14, 2015
Beef and Guinness(R) Stew
I've been looking for a good stew recipe for many years and after trying about five or six different recipes from this website alone I was ready to give up. My teenage son has always told me he does not like stew but I was determined to find one that we could all enjoy. This one sounded interesting with dark beer in the ingredient so I thought I would try it. I couldn't find Guinness so I purchased another dark beer. One other change was that I used tomato sauce since I had no tomato paste. After cooking the bacon and browning the beef I put everything in a crock pot for six hours on low. I was very pleasantly surprised at how good this stew turned out and my son enjoyed it as well! This will be my go to stew recipe! Yum!

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jun. 16, 2014
 
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