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Old 06-30-2005, 01:20 AM   #1
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Your Cooking Style ... In One Word

If you had to describe your cooking style in
ONE WORD,
what would that word be?



I'll give you mine when I think of a good one....

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Old 06-30-2005, 01:43 AM   #2
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snobby, lol.
i have to make things PERFECTLY, and they have to look nice, and i spend wayyyyyyyy too much on expensive, exotic, and imported ingredients. i know my food's good, and i know it looks awesome when i take the time to make it look beautiful.
so snobby it is. food snob i am!
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Old 06-30-2005, 02:18 AM   #3
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In one word - HAPHAZARD.

I seldom have a failure, but the planning beforehand leaves a lot to be desired. I seldom know what I'll be cooking until I get to the peckish stage! I hate cooking for one - no kudos!
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Old 06-30-2005, 02:22 AM   #4
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cheap

or if you want it to sound nicer, frugal. I'm always trying to find ways to lower the cost of a dish or use up what I have by subsituting.
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Old 06-30-2005, 02:52 AM   #5
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Homestyle. My mom was such a wonderful cook, and I cook a lot of things the way she did. Whenever something I make turns out just like hers did, I get so excited! lol

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Old 06-30-2005, 03:48 AM   #6
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Bold. I love to create dishes that jump out at you, both visually and in flavor. I love to try different flavor combinations and to give people a chance to experience tastes that they've never had before.
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Old 06-30-2005, 05:47 AM   #7
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"Again?"

My preschoolers don't care what I come up with as it seems they will only eat Banquet Chicken Nuggets.

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Old 06-30-2005, 06:32 AM   #8
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Just kidding. I think I would go with

Elaborate

Im not much for making strong flavors or extremely ritch food, but I usually build my spicing and sauces from the ground up using a lot of little enhancers, for example most of my curry meat dishes will contain a little butter (or ghee) which brings out a strange sweetness in indian curry powder.
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Old 06-30-2005, 06:32 AM   #9
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Inventive. I will often use a fairly basic recipe and add add'l ingredients for greater flavor and style.
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Old 06-30-2005, 08:39 AM   #10
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Adventureous

I love trying new things that noone around me has tried before. I'm the one in the family that everyone is always saying "Wonder what she's bringing this time" ;o) 9 times of 10, everyone loves whatever it is.
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