"I feel a recipe is only a theme, which an intelligent cook can play each time with a variation."
"When baking, follow directions. When cooking,
go by your own taste."
"Savory seasonings stimulate the appetite."
"I don't like gourmet cooking or "this" cooking or "that" cooking. I like good cooking."
"She bought the groceries, washed the lettuce, chopped the tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots... diced the onions, cut the garlic, marinated the meat, set the table, lighted some candles & cleaned everything up, but, he, made the dinner."