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© 2013
Lauren McElroy

Welcome to NewAmericanFoods.com
... a website I created to share my on-going adventures in food.

Classic recipes with my own personal twist, adventures in culinary school, reviews of favorite restaurants, common cooking terms, cooking methods, food photos, and my blog about my latest job as Hot Line Cook!

This website is a work in progress: I will be adding pages as I create them. To navigate this website, click on any of the following features listed below which will let you know which pages have been updated or are new. Or use the navigation bar at the top of each page. You can easily return to this home page by clicking on the NewAmericanFoods.com banner located at the top of each page.


BLOG! NEW (Updated July 1, 2013)
A little about me (Updated July 1, 2013)
Recipes: An update to a classic: Butternut Squash and Bacon Soup
Favorite restaurants / reviews: New review for Main Bar Sandwich Shop in downtown Sarasota
Review for Tandoor Indian Cuisine
Culinary school photo page

Common cooking terms: Learn about ROUX
What I've learned in culinary school
Common chef measurements & conversions

Coming Soon:
Photo Index
- Work-in-progress. A page of just photos: recipes, terms, knife cuts, reviews.
See my adventures in culinary school photos here. Eventually, some photos will link to: a recipe, term, culinary class or restaurant review while some will be previews of pages to come.

Indgredient Identification
- this page will feature rare ingredients and their descriptions, uses, & where to find them.

Ask Lauren (where I will answer any of your culinary questions)
If you have any feedback for me or would like to ask a culinary question, check out the contact page.

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