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M. Marie


M. Marie
 
Living In: Alexandria, Virginia, USA
Member Since: Mar. 2006
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Slow Cooking, Gourmet
Hobbies: Biking, Walking, Fishing, Reading Books, Music
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About this Cook
I started cooking because I don't like to settle for "instant foods" like the majority of single people my age. I couldn't afford to go out every night so I decided to learn to cook myself. I've found that I have a natural aptitude for cooking any thing from Beef Wellington to Maniccoti w/ my own home made tomato sauce.
My favorite things to cook
I always like to try something different that you can't find locally. I also like the challenge of something difficult.
My favorite family cooking traditions
My aunt is a kitchen goddess. I always loved holidays at her house when she was cooking. Not only was the food great, but I had access to all her best recipes!
My cooking triumphs
My Beef Wellington is one of my greatest accomplishments. I'm also proud that I learned that it is always better to make sauces yourself than to use them from a jar or can. Too many preservatives!
My cooking tragedies
I've been fortunate so far. Nothing too detrimental.
Recipe Reviews 4 reviews
Honey Garlic BBQ Sauce II
To cut calories, I omitted the butter. I also used less water so I didn't need any cornstarch to thicken. I tweaked it with a little onion powder, but something just wasn't quite right. Then I added some liquid smoke and it was perfect! I most certainly will be making this again!

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Nov. 17, 2009
Absolutely The Best Shrimp Scampi
Wonderful! I decided to throw in some scallops as well as the shrimp and it proved to be delightful. I also sprinkled some more cayenne on top just before serving. Fantastic!

7 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Mar. 27, 2006
My Mom's Parmesan Chicken
This is a fantastic dish! My boyfriend and I scrapped our plates clean. I wouldn't change a thing.

16 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Mar. 27, 2006
 
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