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!