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Madison Professional Women Unite: to Cook!

Date: March 17, 2016 - categories: , - Leave your thoughts

Cooking with the TEMPO women in Madison, Wisconsin is always a joy: and this year, too. (Our third or forth year, signore?) What lively chatter and interaction as we cooked in a “dream of a kitchen” – and afterwards at table as each woman shared with me tidbits on their lives and professions. What a range: from UW professor to banking to finance/psychology consulting to state government work to chocolate-making to a family bourbon business! Bourbon sips, in fac,t after our class and a bit of “bourbon education.” And….bourbon joined the white wine in our amaretti-stuffed baked apples!

See – and feel! – the good times here:

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Mille grazie to each for your enthusiastic participation – and your comments:

“Always such a treat to be with you again for another TEMPO dinner. You always reinforce what’s important in life..” Susan P

This is my third time and each time has ben like being home with my mother’s people (Agrigento, Sicily) – a delight to feel you energy and enthusiasm…you can eat like royalty no matter how poor if you can cook..”

The second time was as wonderful as the first! I look forward to adding these new recipes to my family meals.” Maureen

Thank you for al you do to encourage the love of Italian cooking. I want to come to visit Italy.” Kris A

Very interesting stories – excellent food thank you so much.” Kendra S

“….a great experience cooking and dining with you and the TEMPO ladies..” Ann B

“Thank you for a wonderful feast and the instruction behind the meal.” Paula G.

“You are very gracious as well as a wonderful cook!” Consuelo

“Thank you for the wonderful food!..” Susan G

“Thank you for the delicious evening! I make the chocolate and love to cook and make people happy.” Gail A

“…a lovely evening and I am so happy to have met you and socialized with my TEMPO sisters. Looking forward to visiting you in Umbria” Bourbon Babe, Liz

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