CULINARYJEN Profile - (18876961)

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Home Town: Chico, California, USA
Living In: Pine Beach, New Jersey, USA
Member Since: May 2004
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Asian, Mexican, Mediterranean, Healthy, Dessert, Gourmet
Hobbies: Reading Books, Music, Wine Tasting
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About this Cook
CulinaryJen is a freelance food writer, recipe developer and cookbook reviewer. She has written several eBooks, and has had numerous articles, reviews and recipes in printed publications, as well as on-line. She is working on her first cookbook.
My favorite things to cook
Roasted Chicken, Chicken Piccata, Caesar Salad, Boston Cream Pie, Creme Brulee, scones
My favorite family cooking traditions
Pastel de Papas, Empanadas
My cooking triumphs
Strawberry Scone recipe winning a Cook's Illustrated contest in 6/2005, my Cranberry-Lemon Scone recipe was published in Bon Appetit's Nov. 2005 issue and my French Toast With Cranberry Stuffing winning a Better Homes and Garden contest in 12/2005.
My cooking tragedies
Microwaving fish! The smell was in my work's office for days!
Recipe Reviews 2 reviews
Zucchini Bread IV
This was a good recipe. I did make some changes too. I added a cup of shredded carrots. Instead of using 1 cup of oil, I used 1/2 oil, 1/2 canned pumpkin. I added 1/2 teaspoon of nutmeg and 1/2 teaspoon of cardamom and then the zest of one lemon. I changed the sugar to brown sugar. The crumb topping suggestion was delicious!

4 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Feb. 25, 2007
Harvest Beef Stew
This is truly wonderful!

5 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Dec. 3, 2005
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