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Doug DeFrees
Worked at IBM Research Almaden
Attended University of California, Irvine
Lives in San Jose, CA
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BFD: Morning Glory Muffins
March 23, 2014 Menu Morning Glory Muffins Scrambled Eggs Fried Bacon Mimosa Recipes Morning Glory Muffins from Cook's Country Perfect Scrambled Eggs for Two from Cook's Illustrated We already had plenty of leftovers when this Sunday came around. That plus a...
March 23, 2014 Menu Morning Glory Muffins Scrambled Eggs Fried Bacon Mimosa Recipes Morning Glory Muffins from Cook's Country Perfect Scrambled Eggs for Two from Cook's Illustrated We already had plenty of ...
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Honey Fried Chicken
March 9, 2014 Menu Honey Fried Chicken Skillet Corn Bread Fruit Salad Brekle's Brown Ale/Vella Merlot Recipes Honey Fried Chicken from Cook's Country   Southern-Style Skillet Corn Bread from Cook's Country After a couple of busy weekends where I chose quick...
March 9, 2014 Menu Honey Fried Chicken Skillet Corn Bread Fruit Salad Brekle's Brown Ale/Vella Merlot Recipes Honey Fried Chicken from Cook's Country  Southern-Style Skillet Corn Bread from Cook's Country Aft...
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American Onion Soup
Based on a video recipe for "American French Onion Soup—Easy Just Got Easier" from Food Wishes , April 24, 2012. Read the story behind this dish in Sunday, Dinner for Two. Notes: Chef John, in the original recipe, used a mixture of Monterey Jack and Sharp C...
Based on a video recipe for "American French Onion Soup—Easy Just Got Easier" from Food Wishes, April 24, 2012. Read the story behind this dish in Sunday, Dinner for Two. Notes: Chef John, in the original recipe, used a mix...
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Peg's Sloppy Joe for a Quck Meal
February 16, 2014 Menu Peg's Sloppy Joe Homemade Potato Chips Frozen sweet corn and canned Mexicorn Vella Merlot / Henry Weinhard's Root Beer Recipe Peg's Sloppy Joe This weekend was the first of two in a row when we would be away from home all day Saturday...
February 16, 2014 Menu Peg's Sloppy Joe Homemade Potato Chips Frozen sweet corn and canned Mexicorn Vella Merlot / Henry Weinhard's Root Beer Recipe Peg's Sloppy Joe This weekend was the first of two in a ...
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Chicken Marsala
February 2, 2013 Menu Chicken Marsala Boiled Garnet Yams Garden Salad Ranch 32 2011 Pinot Noir Recipe Chicken Marsala from Cook's Illustrated One of the perks of being the cook is choosing what to cook. I cook things that I enjoy to eat. Sometimes this mean...
February 2, 2013 Menu Chicken Marsala Boiled Garnet Yams Garden Salad Ranch 32 2011 Pinot Noir Recipe Chicken Marsala from Cook's Illustrated One of the perks of being the cook is choosing what to cook...
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Barbecued Ribs, by Request
March 16, 2014 Menu Barbecued Ribs Quick Baked Beans Broccoli Salad Homemade Sourdough Bread Beer/Chianti  Recipes Barbecued Ribs from Cook's Country Barbecue Sauce from Cook's Country   Quick Easy Boston Beans Broccoli Salad No-knead Sourdough Bread from C...
March 16, 2014 Menu Barbecued Ribs Quick Baked Beans Broccoli Salad Homemade Sourdough Bread Beer/Chianti  Recipes Barbecued Ribs from Cook's Country Barbecue Sauce from Cook's Country  Quick Easy Boston Be...
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American Onion Soup with Ciabatta
March 2, 2014 Menu American Onion Soup No-knead Ciabatta Bread Rodney Strong 2010 Sonoma County Merlot  Recipes American Onion Soup from Food Wishes No-knead Ciabatta from Food Wishes I've had French onion soup many times in restaurants but never homemade. ...
March 2, 2014 Menu American Onion Soup No-knead Ciabatta Bread Rodney Strong 2010 Sonoma County Merlot  Recipes American Onion Soup from Food Wishes No-knead Ciabatta from Food Wishes I've had French onion soup...
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Seven Minute Casserole For Another Quick Meal
February 23, 2014 Menu Seven-Minute Casserole Parker House Rolls Vella Merlot Recipe Seven-Minute Casserole This is not the first Sunday dinner following the Silicon Valley Destination Imagination tournament when I've prepared Seven-Minute Casserole. It is ...
February 23, 2014 Menu Seven-Minute Casserole Parker House Rolls Vella Merlot Recipe Seven-Minute Casserole This is not the first Sunday dinner following the Silicon Valley Destination Imagination tournament...
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Boy, do we have a lot of Ham
February 9, 2014 Menu Baked Ham Baked Garnet Yam Sautéed Garlic-Lemon Spinach Parker House Rolls Lemon Meringue Pie Mt. Difficulty 2013 Medium Riesling  Recipes Sautéed Garlic-Lemon Chicken from Cook's Illustrated Parker House Rolls form King Arthur Flour G...
February 9, 2014 Menu Baked Ham Baked Garnet Yam Sautéed Garlic-Lemon Spinach Parker House Rolls Lemon Meringue Pie Mt. Difficulty 2013 Medium Riesling  Recipes Sautéed Garlic-Lemon Chicken from Cook's Ill...
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Revisiting Shepherd's Pie
January 26, 2014 Menu Shepherd's Pie Vella Merlot Recipe Shepherd's Pie from Cook's Illustrated It's been over a year since we had Shepherd's Pie for Sunday dinner . This January has been very busy. So rather than trying new things for Sunday dinner, I've b...
January 26, 2014 Menu Shepherd's Pie Vella Merlot Recipe Shepherd's Pie from Cook's Illustrated It's been over a year since we had Shepherd's Pie for Sunday dinner. This January has been very busy. So rath...
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  • IBM Research Almaden
    Research Software Engineer, 1989 - 2013
  • Molecular Research Institute
    Research Scientist, 1980 - 1989
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San Jose, CA
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Pittsburgh, PA - Irvine, CA - Potsdam, NY - Chittenango, NY
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Doug and his wife, Diane, are live in San Jose CA. Doug has always enjoyed cooking and for several years has taken responsibility for cooking Sunday dinner. He is just a home cook who enjoys eating and has gotten good at following recipes. His wife, who fixes dinner the rest of the week, enjoys having the leftovers to use when creating weeknight meals.
Education
  • University of California, Irvine
    Chemistry, 1974 - 1978
  • Clarkson University
    Chemistry, 1970 - 1974
  • Chittenango Central Schools
    1957 - 1970
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