"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Vegetables
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 08-08-2007, 02:32 AM   #11
Executive Chef
 
ironchef's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: The SPAM eating capital of the world.
Posts: 3,558
Quote:
Originally Posted by keltin
Or I just give her store bought frozen!
That's actually could be a funny idea.

This is off topic somewhat, but what you said reminds me of something I did several years ago when one of my exs and I were throwing a BBQ at her house. Some of the friends had all these requests before hand, since my ex had the brilliant idea of asking them if they had any preferences (i.e. some wanted their meat well done, some wanted their food not spicy, etc., etc.). I got so irritated that this is what I did. For those that said they couldn't eat spicy food (one of the dishes was grilled shrimp in a thai marinade), I made some plain shrimp. No salt, no seasoning, nothing. And I overcooked them. For those that said they wanted their meat well done, I bought some cheap select sirloin, then cooked the **** out it. The other meat was choice NY strips which I made all medium rare. Then, the funny thing is that many of those people had no problems eating the spicier shrimp and less cooked NY steaks later on. Well, I found it funny but I'm sadistic like that so...
__________________

__________________
"Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it."
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
ironchef is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-08-2007, 08:20 AM   #12
Head Chef
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: NW NJ
Posts: 1,884
Quote:
Originally Posted by keltin
Oh, and about your sig………..if the early bird gets the worm…..what does the early worm get???????
The early worm gets to be breakfast!
__________________

__________________
"To be broke is not a disgrace, it is only a catastrophe." -- Nero Wolfe/Rex Stout
bullseye is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-08-2007, 08:34 AM   #13
Master Chef
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Monroe, Michigan
Posts: 5,912
Send a message via Yahoo to Barb L.
Thumbs up

I have tried a new way for us with sweet corn. When we are only having one ear each, I pull off some of the dark leaves and put in microwave for 5 mins. We love it ! so easy to peel after - silk and all !

Keltin - you could try this for your wife !
__________________

__________________
Grandma's Boys - Isaiah (11) Cameron (3 )
Barb L. is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
None

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 01:21 AM.


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