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NUMBER 14. The Reluctant Gourmet New to cooking? The Reluctant Gourmet will help turn you in to a fearless gourmet with cooking tips, techniques and hundreds of tasty recipes.
Daily News Food
August 14, 2002
Digital digest The Reluctant Gourmet (www.reluctantgourmet.com) is a kind and gentle culinary Web site for beginning and intermediate cooks. Created by former Wall Street broker G. Stephen Jones (pictured, with daughter Nell), who found relief and escape in coming home to cook after a stressed-out day or week at the office, the site has been carefully...
Reluctant Gourmet http://www.reluctantgourmet.com/
Review by Debbie Mazo
"For people who suffer from kitchen phobia, the Reluctant Gourmet has the cure. Hosted by an amateur cooking enthusiast, this culinary guide has all the answers for first-time cooks who want to become confident chefs.
If you can barely boil water, the Cooking Primer offers the absolute basic...
Comments From You
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"I have been basking in the glory reflected from your Caesar Salad ever since I first discovered it on the interne...
St Petersburgh Times
"Reluctant cooks will find a friend at http://www.reluctantgourmet.com. The skimpy From A to Z glossary section defines cooking terms and ingredients such as "al dente" and "bouquet garni" but goes only to "Worcestershire sauce." More are promised soon.
The Cooking Primer explains basic techniques such as roasting and braising.
Many of the site's recipes h...
"You'll have no trouble finding your way around the Reluctant Gourmet -- even if you get lost in your own kitchen. The "From a to z" section is a comprehensive glossary of terms ( "al dente," "saffron," and "Worcestershire sauce," for example ), while the "Cooking Primer" has detailed explanations of basic techniques like roasting and braising.
The site also has reci...
Monterey County The Herald
"Menu magic: If your dinner tastes like the cardboard it came in,
stop by the Reluctant Gourmet's site for recipes,a kitchen tool
guide, cooking tips, a chef's Q&A and Cheese 101. "
COOKING FOR THE CLUELESS
"The Reluctant Gourmet is a former bond broker by day, dedicated amateur chef by night who wants to help everyone become something more than a decent cook. The Gourmet's Web site includes featured meals (including a Valentine's dinner featuring foods that are "orgasmic" - we'll go for that), archived recipes, a guide to essential kitchen gadg...
The Reluctant Gourmet
"Even Julia Child had to start somewhere. A great site for the novice cook."
The Ratings Guy
The Ratings Guy No Longer Rates Food Sites so I'm removing his links.
It's nice to know that you rate and I just found out the Reluctant Gourmet web site was rated in the Top 30 Food Sites at the Ratings Guy, a husband and wife web site team who want to help "consumers improve their overall quality of life."
John Morrow is a "seasoned professional in the inform...
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The Ratings Guy is no more so I am removing his links.
Back in May I told you The Reluctant Gourmet web site was rated in the Top 30 Food Sites at The Ratings Guy, a site to help web viewers find top quality sites. And if you do visit, please take a second to rate my site.
Yesterday, I had the opportunity to speak with the Ratings Guy himself, John Morrow....