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    Oh that Smell

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    I'm waiting for wife to finish dinner, we're having pork chops and cauliflower. My question is, as she steams the cauliflower, how do you prevent that funky smell? Any suggestions?

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    Learn to enjoy it.

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    I add in plenty of herbs and spices, and I cook it in broth and a bit of white wine. The wine steam covers much of the cabbage-y smell.

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    Consider it a competition. Fart violently and profusely until your wife can declare a winner. If you find cauliflower is too easy an opponent, try steaming some broccoli in the microwave.

    edit: Your wife will love this. Fresh farts contain flavonoids and cause endorphic reactions in a woman's brain.

    edit 2: That might be chocolate, I'm not sure. I say keep steady and maintain the course while I do further research.

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    @ Rivvin: ha ha ha ha ha ... you're pretty funny

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    Quote Originally Posted by runman1954 View Post
    My question is, as she steams the cauliflower, how do you prevent that funky smell? Any suggestions?
    Cook some brussels sprouts at the same time. You won't even notice the cauliflower smell.

    Gordo

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    Good reason to eat it raw or just lightly nuked, IMHO.

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    Lemon juice helps with the odor, AFATG.

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    Ask her to please roast it.
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