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Through My Kitchen Window – Your Questions, Your Recipes

By Davina Weinhold,, For Journal Register News Service

Friday, February 22, 2013

This month, were taking a break from the Q&A to hear the culinary opinions of the 3rd grade class from Gehmans Mennonite School. I think you will be surprised by some of the foods these 8-9 year olds enjoy.
My favorite food is breaded shrimp. I like breaded shrimp because we dont have it a lot and it is very delicious. - Samantha
My favorite food is pizza. You can get different kinds of it. I like pepperoni, cheese, mushroom, meat lovers, or filled pizza. I like crazy crust because of its cheese. Asia
I like steak because I like the flavor. Carmen
I love snow crabs from a restaurant on the beach at Chincoteague. We dip the crab into butter and its just like a tasty taste. Connor
My best food is soup. My mom bakes the soup. I love moms soup. It tastes so good and its healthy to me. Well, its healthy to everybody, not only me! Anita
My favorite food is macaroni. We dont have it that often. It has cheese that makes it so good. Josiah
My favorite food is pizza because its spiced and has lots of flavor. I like pepperoni, cheese, sausage, and supreme pizza. Its good to have pizza. Ethan
I like ice cream because it is smooth and delicious. Me and my dad made some ice cream. I ate mine too fast and got a brain freeze. It tastes so good because it has sugar in it. I like ice cream! Uriah
My favorite food is fruit salad. I sometimes help make it. It is very fun. It was canned fruit, so my sister drains it then we put the liquid together and drink it. I like it because its juicy and fruity. Lydia
I like wings. We only have them on special occasions. I like how you have to bite them off the bones. Alex
I like hamburgers when my dad grills them. It is delicious when he puts wood in the grill. Then the burgers have that crisp smoky flavor. Jerlyn
I enjoy eating shrimp. Everybody in my family likes it. I like shrimp because my mom puts some spices on it. Michelle
My favorite food is tacos. I like them because they are spicy and I really like spicy. My family usually has it as a meal every now and then. And we also have it for birthdays. Molly
I love ham and mash potatoes because they have a really good taste! I could eat them every day. Do you like them? Lewis
I like pizza. I like it because some kinds have pepperoni. When I reach my goal for Book-It I get a personal pan pizza at Pizza Hut. Pizza is my favorite food. Katie
I like mashed potatoes. It goes good with everything. Ricky
My favorite food is shrimp. We have it only on birthdays. It is very good and you should try it. I like the Old Bay season that is in it. I love it!!! Carson
Your Recipes:
Chicken Egg Drop Soup
From Michael in Honey Brook
I enjoyed reading the article about chicken soup, and thought you might like this recipe. I made it for lunch with crackers. My mother made a similar recipe when I was growing up.
14 oz can Fat Free Chicken Broth
One egg
2 Tbs grated cheese
Salt and Pepper to taste
Directions: In a small bowl combine the egg and grated cheese. Mix thoroughly. Set aside. In a saucepan bring the chicken broth to a boil. Add the egg and cheese mixture to the boiling broth. Continue to cook until the broth comes to a second boil. (Egg should appear scrambled.) Add salt and pepper to taste. Makes one serving. Enjoy!
Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Cookies
From Dana in Shillington
This is a delicious peanut butter cookie recipe that is gluten-free! I love it. I use Bobs Red Mill gluten free all-purpose flour.
2 Tbs gluten-free all-purpose flour
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp vanilla
1 egg
1 cup brown sugar
1 cup peanut butter
Directions: Preheat the oven to 350. Mix all the ingredients together and roll into 1 inch balls. Bake on an ungreased cookie sheet for about 8 minutes. Makes 24 cookies
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