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From: Boomer, NC USA

Joined: January 3rd, 2010

About me: I collect cookbooks and love to cook and try new recipes. I tested recipes for Leite's Culinaria for almost eight years. I learned to cook from many good southern cooks including my Mom, Dad, several Aunts and my Grandmothers. My children and husband also like to cook and try new foods and recipes. My son still lives with us but our daughter is married. She often visits to cook with me. We are adventuresome eaters willing to try new things.

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November 19th, 2018

Bourbon Roasted Pork Loin from Everyday Dorie: The Way I Cook

This was delicious. I know she says in the book not to use the good bourbon but all I had was Woodford Reserve so that's what I used. I marinated for about 8 hours in fridge. Loved the apples and onions... read more >

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5 Ingredient Fix: Easy, Elegant, and Irresistible Recipes

By Claire Robinson
Grand Central Life & Style - 2010

14th April 2014

Brown Butter Banana Muffins : page 36

The five ingredients used to make these are unsalted butter, ripe bananas, either agave or honey and I used honey, egg and self-rising flour. She also gives you an idea for a toss in extra ingredient if you desire and suggests toasted pecans. Since I didn't have pecans on hand I used toasted walnuts. She also suggests you can serve them warm with a smear of cream cheese which my daughter did and she loved them that way. These were quiet good.

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