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Forum: International Cuisines and Ethnic Cookery 02-14-2007, 05:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,303
Posted By thegrova
I have only ever had one Cuban meal and it was at...

I have only ever had one Cuban meal and it was at a restaurant in NYC (Cuban of course!). I am interested in trying more Cuban food and was wondering if anyone could recommend a few good / classic...
Forum: New Member Introductions! 02-14-2007, 04:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,661
Posted By thegrova
Welcome along! I am sure that an LA local will...

Welcome along! I am sure that an LA local will be able to give you some guidance on where to eat!
Forum: International Cuisines and Ethnic Cookery 02-08-2007, 05:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,427
Posted By thegrova
What is a plantain? (split)

Can anyone enlighten me on what a plantain actually is!
Forum: New Member Introductions! 02-08-2007, 04:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,579
Posted By thegrova
Welcome along! I have nothing to add to the...

Welcome along! I have nothing to add to the previous commnts - execpt to say, ahem, they are right!

Good luck with the egg beating!
Forum: International Cuisines and Ethnic Cookery 02-05-2007, 03:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,963
Posted By thegrova
This diverstion into the quaity of English food...

This diverstion into the quaity of English food so makes me smile! Living in New Zealand, with parents from Yorkshire (England), and having a partner who lives in NYC, I get a bit of it all!
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Forum: Cook's Tools 02-05-2007, 03:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,749
Posted By thegrova
Okay - I admit to buying one. Generally I am not...

Okay - I admit to buying one. Generally I am not a fan of those use once and never again gadgets! However this one had some appeal. I work from home and cook pasta regularly for lunch as well as...
Forum: Terms & Techniques 02-05-2007, 03:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,934
Posted By thegrova
I buy my eggs direct from a free range orchard...

I buy my eggs direct from a free range orchard where the chickens roam free amongst the trees (well sort of free - they are fenced in). The chickens look happy and healthy and they cluck at you as...
Forum: New Member Introductions! 02-05-2007, 02:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,600
Posted By thegrova
Welcome along. There is nothing wrong with...

Welcome along. There is nothing wrong with cookies and sweets :)
Forum: Chicken, Turkey & other Fowl 02-03-2007, 05:09 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,640
Posted By thegrova
If I can digress - and Nick the chicken looks...

If I can digress - and Nick the chicken looks great! I am interested in knowing how many people deep fry chicken and how many people pan fry chicken! I guess I am interested too in knowing how deep...
Forum: Cookware 02-03-2007, 04:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,868
Posted By thegrova
I love my cast iron! I have only recently...

I love my cast iron! I have only recently rediscovered it after years of having a rusty old skillet stashed away at the back of a cupboard. Last weekend I found another - quite rusty - at a garage...
Forum: New Member Introductions! 02-03-2007, 04:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,038
Posted By thegrova
Welcome along! The people here are very friendly...

Welcome along! The people here are very friendly and extremely helpful. It is line having a live cooking encyclopedia with real people talking to you!
Forum: Health, Nutrition and Special Diets 02-03-2007, 04:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,738
Posted By thegrova
Hi NCage - thanks for the comments. I appreciate...

Hi NCage - thanks for the comments. I appreciate that many of the muscles that we see are not natural! Here in New Zealand there are a small number of competitors (and I am planning on competing...
Forum: Instant Pot, Crock-Pot & All-in-One Cooking 02-03-2007, 04:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,425
Posted By thegrova
Thanks everyone for your suggestions - I have not...

Thanks everyone for your suggestions - I have not been online for a little while and apologise for not acknowledging you suggestions sooner! I know that chicken breast can get a bit dry so do...
Forum: Sauces 02-03-2007, 04:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,388
Posted By thegrova
Thanks every one for the replies - I have not...

Thanks every one for the replies - I have not been online for a little while and apologise for not thanking you all earlier. It seems there are a few variations to teryaki sauce! I had a recipe...
Forum: Instant Pot, Crock-Pot & All-in-One Cooking 01-14-2007, 04:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,425
Posted By thegrova
Thanks for both of the suggestions. I will take...

Thanks for both of the suggestions. I will take a look at the Recipezaar: Where the World's Recipes Are (https://www.recipezaar.com) link tomorrow!
Forum: Sauces 01-14-2007, 04:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,388
Posted By thegrova
Teriyaki Sauce

Does anyone have a terriyaki sauce recipe that I can use for brushing onto chicken / salmon before grilling? I am looking for one I can make from scratch rather than a store bought bottle variety.
Forum: Sauces 01-14-2007, 04:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,332
Posted By thegrova
Crab has a delicate flavor which you do not want...

Crab has a delicate flavor which you do not want to loose in the sauce. I would suggest either a tartare or a aioli, and enjoy. A wedge of lime would not go astray either!
Forum: Health, Nutrition and Special Diets 01-14-2007, 04:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,468
Posted By thegrova
I grow echineacea, but only because the while...

I grow echineacea, but only because the while variety suits the colour scheme of the garden! Having said that I take mega doses of a echineacea, garlic and vit C supplement during winter as soon as...
Forum: New Member Introductions! 01-14-2007, 12:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 844
Posted By thegrova
Welcome aboard. Where abouts in NYC are you? My...

Welcome aboard. Where abouts in NYC are you? My partner transfered there late last year from New Zealand (leaving me and the dog and cat to fend for ourselves). I was there for Christmas so if you...
Forum: New Member Introductions! 01-14-2007, 12:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,575
Posted By thegrova
Okay - we know you are back! But what did you...

Okay - we know you are back! But what did you eat while you were there - tell us all about it!
Forum: Cookbooks, Software etc. 11-08-2006, 04:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,448
Posted By thegrova
Hi Ayrton - I had my eye on both of these books -...

Hi Ayrton - I had my eye on both of these books - but need to order them online to get them to New Zealand! Which one has the best range of chicken recipes? Should I just buy both!
Forum: Pies & Pastries 11-08-2006, 01:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,459
Posted By thegrova
thanks for the turkey offer! It looks like we...

thanks for the turkey offer! It looks like we are going for something less traditional and as there are a vegetarian or two visiting, I will be borrowing a Thomas Keller Quiche recipe. Others are...
Forum: Cookbooks, Software etc. 11-08-2006, 01:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,448
Posted By thegrova
Thanks for the comments and feed back. It is...

Thanks for the comments and feed back. It is always good to hear what others think - particularly which books are worth looking at and which should be avoided. I might do some amazon shipping...
Forum: New Member Introductions! 10-28-2006, 06:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,100
Posted By thegrova
Hi Franca. I am glad you enjoyed your visit to...

Hi Franca. I am glad you enjoyed your visit to New Zealand - a lot has changed since 1991 - especially our interest in food. You will have to come again! I was in San Francisco last year - but did...
Forum: New Member Introductions! 10-28-2006, 05:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,100
Posted By thegrova
Welcome along. The people here are very helpful....

Welcome along. The people here are very helpful. Enjoy
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