"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > General Cooking Information > General Cooking
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 04-16-2009, 08:36 PM   #1
Assistant Cook
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: dudley west midlands uk
Posts: 3
I need help cooking American-style dishes

hi all not been on this site for a bit now but i really need help i want to cook some true american style food as im sick and tired of uk food its dull and bland lol so can anyone tell me what there cooking and i can give it a try thanx

__________________

__________________
zakk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2009, 09:09 PM   #2
Senior Cook
 
Cooksie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Texas
Posts: 459
If you are looking for some foods that are definitely not dull and bland (and pretty much truly American), try some: Bar-B-Que ribs or brisket; Cajun seafood gumbo or some Cajun BBQ shrimp; Tex-Mex fajitas, nachos, chili, or enchiladas; some chicken and dumplings (yum!); or chicken-fried offerings such as chicken-fried steak or chicken-fried chicken........the list goes on and on .
__________________

__________________
Cooksie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2009, 09:10 PM   #3
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Katie H's Avatar
Site Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: I live in the Heartland of the United States - Western Kentucky
Posts: 15,156
Hi, zakk. Well, American-style food encompasses many cultures/cuisines, so I'd have to ask you what foods you prefer and then I or other members could suggest choices for you. The selections are dizzying. Give us some hints and we'll run with them.
__________________
"As a girl I had zero interest in the stove." - Julia Child
This is real inspiration. Look what Julia became!
Katie H is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2009, 10:20 PM   #4
Head Chef
 
mcnerd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Southern California
Posts: 1,326
I agree that it is hard to consider what foods are truly American since there is such a blending of cultures in the food and it is different across the country. But here is a kind of cute link to 10 foods:

The Top 10 Foods Only America Could Have Invented
__________________
Support bacteria. It's the only culture some people have.
mcnerd is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2009, 10:38 PM   #5
Senior Cook
 
Chicks's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: SW Florida
Posts: 152
How about some good old Mac and Cheese with Tomato YUM!!!!!
C
__________________
Is this RED sauce HOT ??
Chicks is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:51 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.