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Mississippi Grl

Houston, Texas

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Reviewed Penne with Shrimp and Herbed Cream Sauce

Jan 21, 2013 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

Not very impressive. The pasta had a light flavor and was edible; however, it lacked the flavor and creaminess I had hoped for. Don't add the parmesan to the sauce because it simply melts and clumps...its better to add parmesan last after all other ingredients have been combined. I am a southern girl who loves to cook and loves very flavorful dis"

Reviewed Is It Really Better Than Sex? Cake

Dec 24, 2012 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

I don't understand all the excitement about this cake. Definitely not one of the best cakes I have had before...there are much better cake recipes online than this one. This cake was light and tasty but not impressive. Just your average cake. I give it 2 stars because the recipe is so simple...I prefer to make cakes from scratch. Wouldn't make"

Reviewed Apple Crisp

Mar 20, 2011 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

This recipe was ok...a little too much lemon for my taste, the lemon overpowered the apples and that was with me adding less than what the recipe called for. The crumb topping was fair...I have had better apple crisp recipes."

Reviewed Sylvia's Red Velvet Cake

Mar 6, 2011 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

This cake has little flavor and was very dry based on my standards. I modified the recipe and added more cocoa as some of the other reviewers recommended but it still lacked flavor. I love Emeril's recipes but this one is not up to standard. The boxed red velvet cakes are moisture and have more flavor than this one."

Reviewed Lemon and Garlic Roast Chicken

Jan 15, 2011 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

This was a very healthy tasting roast chicken, definitely not as flavorful as Emerils recipes. All in all, it was a good meal but a bit too flavorless for me. I made the gravy but it didnt' add anything special. The bacon, thyme and garlic used to garnish the chicken added the most flavor. I will agree that the chicken was moist but it was too bland...

Reviewed Lemon and Garlic Roast Chicken

Jan 15, 2011 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

This was a very healthy tasting roast chicken, definitely not as flavorful as Emerils recipes. All in all, it was a good meal but a bit too flavorless for me. I made the gravy but it didnt' add anything special. The bacon, thyme and garlic used to garnish the chicken added the most flavor. I will agree that the chicken was moist but it was too bland...

Reviewed Apple Fried Pies

Nov 14, 2010 in Food Network Community Toolbox on Food Network

These little pies are excellent and so easy to make. When you need a quick desert that tastes delicious, make these little pies.

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