30% of People Who Cook Hate Their Own Cooking . . . Plus, the Top Cooking Mistakes We Make

A new survey found 30% of people who cook HATE their own cooking and feel embarrassed by it.  And the person who’s most likely to openly criticize your cooking is . . . your MOM.  Followed by your friends, and your significant other.

64% of people in the survey said they’ve had a cooking “disaster” before.  And here are the ten most common mistakes we make . . .

1.  Burning food.  67% have burnt something to a crisp.

2.  Burning a pan, 54%.

3.  Letting a pot boil over, 52%.

4.  Setting off a smoke detector, 48%.

5.  Using too much salt, 44%.

6.  Leaving the oven on, or a burner on, 40%.

7.  Forgetting a crucial ingredient, 38%.

8.  Forgetting something in the oven, 35%.

9.  Making things way too spicy, 34%.

10.  Leaving food out where a pet can get to it, 23%.  The survey also found the hardest thing about cooking a meal is getting all the dishes ready at the same time.