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Home Town: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Living In: Saugatuck, Michigan, USA
Member Since: Nov. 2005
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Asian, Mexican, Italian
Hobbies: Gardening, Photography, Reading Books
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Brew City Tea
About this Cook
I am a certified tea geek. After closing my tea house due to the economic crunch we are all feeling I have been working on a plan to bring a tea community online. In the meantime I have devoted some of my time to Animal Control in Milwaukee and have become a pit bull advocate.
My favorite things to cook
I have been cooking all of my life, and am finding that as I grow older I am looking for interesting and different things to cook, looking more for unique flavors than fast and easy.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Mom was Irish. We traditionally all ate together at the family table every evening. Mom would usually make a meat, potatoes, gravy and vegetable dinner. She was the best teacher I could've ever had.
My cooking triumphs
finding Allrecipes
My cooking tragedies
Ohhh....the thanksgiving mishap most of us have had, cooking the turkey with the giblets still inside the turkey neck.
Recipe Reviews 22 reviews
Romano Bean Salad
yummy, add tomatoes....

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jun. 26, 2013
Mexican Bean Salad
Delicious as is. Add any veggies to this, change it around all you want. This dressing is a hit! Dang it though, I didn't have any fresh cilantro.

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jun. 18, 2013
Super Al's Cocktail Sauce
Excellent Cocktail Sauce Al!! How come we can't follow you around and see what else your cooking? I wouldn't change anything on this as it is great just the way it is. However, I am a liquid smoke freak and a half teaspoon (Colgin brand) made all the difference. Thanks for sharing Al!

6 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 9, 2012

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