Watch Cooking Channel

My Profile


Long Beach, California

Member since Mar 2008

Flag This ProfileFlag as Inappropriate

Reviewed Poulet Au Paprika

Saturday, Aug 13, 2011 on Cooking Channel

"This recipe looked and smelled delicious, but my husband and I thought it was on the bland side. He used Hungarian sweet paprika and thought it would be okay, since other reviewers had with great results and used b/s thighs. I can't imagine his changes could make that much of a flavor difference. I would try again, altering it a bit and using h""

Reviewed Mushroom Carpaccio

Saturday, Aug 13, 2011 on

"I am a recent fan of the show and love how Claire uses few, yet high quality ingredients. This was the first dish I've tried and it was delicious. I can't believe I never thought of making this on my own, but thank God for Claire! I had a zucchini, so used a veg peeler to slice thinly and cut into similar size pieces. Nice addition. Really go""

Reviewed Spaghetti with Oil and Garlic (Aglio Et Olio

Saturday, Aug 13, 2011 on

"This recipe is great just as written, especially with the lemon zest. I think what is so wonderful about it is it's simplicity and few ingredients. Made it with Claire Robinson's Mushroom Carpaccio and it was a delicious, flavor-packed dinner.""

Reviewed Spaghetti with Oil and Garlic (Aglio Et Olio

Friday, Aug 12, 2011 on

"This recipe is great just as written. I think what is so wonderful about it is it's simplicity. Many of these reviewers want to complicate this classic recipe by adding so many ingredients, but then why bother leaving a review since it is no longer the same dish. Enjoy it for what it is. It is simply delicious.""

Reviewed Quick and Spicy Tomato Soup

Monday, Aug 8, 2011 on

"I can't stand tomato soup, but my husband really loves it so I made this for him and meatballs for myself. After reading some reviews, I added dried oregano and thyme, omitted the beans & added ditalini, her Meatballs a la Pizzaiola w/out sundried tomatoes, and large garlic croutons w/good Parm grated on top. W/out herbs, the soup tasted "eh" w/""

Reviewed Baked Kale

Friday, Aug 5, 2011 on Cooking Channel

"Nice crispy snack, but I subbed cooking spray for sesame seed oil and added some ground red pepper flakes for extra flavor.""