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What kind of a cook/baker are you?

Can you make good somethings out of nothing, do you have to have recipes or something different? I stink at throw-togethers but I do pretty good when I have recipes.

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firenicecream

Asked by firenicecream at 8:51 PM on Jul. 17, 2010 in Food & Drink

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Answers (17)
  • I'm pretty good at throw togethers. Of course I can do recipes too, but I love to just throw a bunch of stuff together :)
    fallnangel93

    Answer by fallnangel93 at 8:52 PM on Jul. 17, 2010

  • I to pretty well just throwing stuff together while cooking,, but can not do the same for baking. I do great with recipes.
    tntmom1027

    Answer by tntmom1027 at 8:53 PM on Jul. 17, 2010

  • I have to have a recipe and even then most of the time I mess it up. Now I bake much better then I cook. My dessert breads are awesome.

    DevilInPigtails

    Answer by DevilInPigtails at 8:54 PM on Jul. 17, 2010

  • Yes I'v come up with new recipes out of nothing. Many of my recipes are not written down because I only use a cookbook recipe when I'm first trying a new recipe for the first time. I like baking and making desserts more than I like cooking.
    CafeMochaMom1

    Answer by CafeMochaMom1 at 8:55 PM on Jul. 17, 2010

  • If I have a basic recipe to follow, I do alright. I can't just pull random stuff from the cabinet and throw something great together. I can add to a recipe and make something better though. :-)That's for baking desserts and stuff.

    For regular food cooking, I am pretty good at just randomly tossing and having something good come out. :-)
    Kiwismommy19

    Answer by Kiwismommy19 at 8:55 PM on Jul. 17, 2010

  • It took me a lot of trial and error, a lot of unexpected pizza ordering and a lot of smoke alarms going off in the beginning to get me here though!
    Kiwismommy19

    Answer by Kiwismommy19 at 8:56 PM on Jul. 17, 2010

  • I do ok at throw togethers, nowhere near as awesome as my mum, but I've got years to catch up to her :)

    I can only bake without a recipe if it's something I've done a hundred million times and have the recipe memorized. I can't just make up stuff to bake.

    Everything I cook/bake lately has tasted really good, so I am definitely improving! :)
    Laila-May

    Answer by Laila-May at 8:57 PM on Jul. 17, 2010

  • i think i do great with baking, and ok with throw-togethers. at least, i know we never have leftovers!!
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 8:57 PM on Jul. 17, 2010

  • I can do it, when I want, I like to try new recipes, I like to know how others bake or cook it.
    I would like to have my own personal chef.
    QandA

    Answer by QandA at 9:04 PM on Jul. 17, 2010

  • ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 9:06 PM on Jul. 17, 2010

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