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allison


allison
 
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Living In: Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
Member Since: Apr. 2006
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Mexican, Italian, Southern, Nouvelle
Hobbies: Reading Books, Music, Painting/Drawing
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About this Cook
I have a 3 1/2 year old son, a rewarding career in Human Resources, and a wonderful and supportive family!!!
My favorite things to cook
Casseroles, Italian dishes, party foods.
My favorite family cooking traditions
My Great Grandmothers "chopped liver" and I have an amazing "sauce" recipe that is my best friends Italian family tradition...She said if she told me she'd have to kill me. BUT I watched her make it enough times that I learned :)
My cooking triumphs
I love it when I "create" something origional and it turns out just like I imagined it would!!!
My cooking tragedies
UGH dry chicken/beef!!!
Recipe Reviews 8 reviews
Marinated Scallops Wrapped in Bacon
I did alter this to fit my needs....but the basic idea was the same. It was fantastic! I marinated jumbo scallops in the maple syrup/soy sauce/mustard mix for about an hour. I got my charcoal grill good and got, and lined it with non-stick foil. I then grilled the scallops for about 8 minutes on each side (I like them a bit well done). So delicious :)

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Oct. 11, 2011
Tropical Shrimp Dipping Sauce
I thought this was VERY good!!! I sliced about 1/2 inch deep down one side of a pineapple (top to bottom) and scooped out the insides, then used the scooped out pineapple as a serving bowl for this sauce. I served this with coconut shrimp on platter...the presentation was lovely!

8 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Sep. 19, 2011
Cold Crawfish Dip
I made this for a poker game, that had a New Orleans theme. I bought the crawfish from the ONLY fresh(ish) seafood store in town. They sold the Crawfish tails in a one pound bag, frozen, for $14.99.....SO this made for a VERY expensive dip.....but it was worth it :) I would most definitely recommend this dip to someone who could get a great deal on Crawfish. Everyone loved it and kept coming back for more.

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jun. 7, 2011
 
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