The Southern Passion Lounge

Click here to check out the The Southern Passion Lounge broadcast from October 8, 2012 featuring Chef Donna Barrow. Chef Donna Barrow, Certified Personal Chef and owner of Your Plate or Mine, Inc., Chef Donna has been cooking not only traditional and gourmet fare but yummy and delicious alternatives for those with special dietary needs. […]

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Holiday Pork Roast

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Print Holiday Pork Roast Author: Webmaster007 Recipe type: Main Cuisine: American Serves: 10 to 12   This tender pork roast is great for a large holiday gathering. Ingredients 1 boneless pork loin, about 6 lb., Salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste 6 Tbs. unsalted butter 1 cup light red wine, such as Pinot Noir or Sangiovese (1 bay […]

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Chef Donna on the Radio!

Tune in to hear Chef Donna on Sunday afternoon. Chef Donna will share tips on gluten-free shopping and recipes on the KFWB News Talk 980 radio show The Bikini Lifestyle with The Bikini Chef Susan Irby. The show will air Sunday, August 22, 2010 between 4pm and 5pm.

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Sears Chefs Challenge Demo 1!!

Remaining demo dates, locations, and times are as follows: August 21 – Sears, 145 West Hillcrest Dr., Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 Sept 4 – Sears, 9301 Tampa Ave., Northridge, CA 91324 Sept 11 – Sears, 21851 Victory Blvd., Canoga Park, CA 91303   Pics from the Aug 14th demo

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Happy Cooker Tip – The Perfect Frittata

Friends of mine that have been to my house for brunch know that I love frittatas.  Frittatas take away the timing issue with cooking eggs for guests.  But this simplified omelet is great for a quick easy lunch or dinner as well.  Here are some tips to help you make the perfect frittata: Choose the […]

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Happy Cooker Tip – Understanding Food Label Terms: Sodium

Understanding Food Label Terms – Sodium Checking packaged food labels can help you maintain your diet of choice. Most of us are aware that most labels list ingredients in descending order by weight (not by amount), but don’t forget to check the serving size as well. And what about those tricky terms? Well labeling laws help to bring […]

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See Chef Donna in the Sears Chef Challenge!

Chef Donna has qualified for the quarter-final round of the Sears Chef Challenge! Visit the www.searschefchallenge.com website where you will find her bio information and pictures. She has been handpicked by Sears to be a part of the in-store cooking demonstration challenges and will be one of three chefs competing in Los Angeles. After the four […]

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Backyard BBQ and California Fusion Article and Recipes

Chef Donna delights readers with her Backyard BBQ and California Fusion recipes. See pages 15, 16, and 27 for recipes. After 23 years of working as a teacher and administrator at a very large school district, I decided to change careers and become a Personal Chef. I wanted to say goodbye to my long-time co-workers […]

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