Michelle Obama Dishes on President's Domestic Skills: 'He's Not a Bad Cook'

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"He's very proud of his chili," she said.

President Obama doesn't only bring home the bacon, he cooks it too!

First Lady Michelle Obama tells The Today Show's Al Roker our commander-in-chief is "not a bad cook," adding that his specialty is chili and a stir fry. "He's very proud of his chili," she told Roker at the Kids' State Dinner on Friday.

POTUS' cooking skills aside, our August cover star makes it clear that she's definitely the better of the two in the kitchen, "Because I've done it more," she said.

During the segment that aired Monday morning, the Obamas also shared some of their food weaknesses. Mrs. Obama loves french fries. Malia has a soft spot for ice cream, and President Obama can't be trusted around a bowl of chips. "Basically, if there's a bowl of good chips and guacamole, I lose my mind," he joked.

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