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What have you given up trying to cook?

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What have you given up trying to cook?

EWSflash | Mar 1, 2009 10:30 AM

I'm a pretty good and fairly intuitive cook, but to save my soul I cannot make duck that isn't greasy AND tough. So I gave up and only get it at restaurants. I've tried everything I've ever read about cooking duck, and finally decided to stop ruining a really good dish.

What is your Waterloo?

(Definition A notable and decisive defeat for an individual; often in the phrase 'meet one's Waterloo'.)

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