If you’ve never had ‘Jewish Penicillin’, then you are in for a treat! This classic matzoh ball soup has tender, rich matzoh balls in flavorful homemade chicken stock. This recipe is a weekend project, but it serves a lot of people, freezes beautifully, and is Read More..
Month: September 2020
Cooking beans that are velvety and thin-skinned can be an absolute delight. Their delicious, tender, and creamy consistency can level up any dish. If you’re wondering how to perfect these beans, here are some tried and tested easy meal ideas for you: What Beans To Choose? Read More..
Sweet Tzimmes is a traditional Jewish side dish of carrots, sweet potatoes, honey, and sometimes meat. My version has no meat but instead uses sweet honey, orange juice, and cinnamon for a sweet dish flavored with warm cinnamon and rum. It’s excellent served with Lemon Read More..
For days when you feel like your wallet seems a little lighter, but your cravings are kicking in, budget-friendly recipes should be your go-to! Here are some recipes that we’ve selected for those days. They won’t just save you money from excessive grocery shopping, but Read More..
This moist, sweet Jewish Honey Cake is served on Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year) and is eaten in hopes of a sweet year to follow. It has all the warm fall spices like cinnamon and pumpkin pie spice and flavored with a bit of rum. Read More..
Is there anything that feels more homey and comforting than a roasted chicken? This lemon herb-roasted chicken takes your mom’s Sunday roasted chicken and bumps it up a notch. It’s flavored with fresh lemon, thyme, rosemary, and sage, onion, wine, and chicken stock. It’s moist, Read More..
This toasted Israeli couscous salad is nutritious with chopped fresh vegetables and tasty, with zesty lemon, basil vinaigrette. This salad is a great lunch or a healthy, flavorful side dish. I like to serve it with Grilled BBQ Pork Chops, Grilled Tequila Lime Chicken, or Read More..
Overnight Banana Nut Oatmeal is a healthy, tasty, ready-to-go breakfast that you can feel good giving to your family. I’ve discovered that I want and need easy, quick meals for breakfast. Unfortunately, all too often that is a processed protein bar or worse yet, a Read More..
A Dark And Stormy Rum Cocktail is a very masculine drink that’s refreshing and full of flavor. The ‘dark’ comes from the black rum and the stormy comes from the ginger beer. It’s similar to a Moscow Mule, but using rum instead of vodka. The Read More..
These zucchini patties are savory, cheesy, pancakes that make a delicious side dish or lunch. They’re a great way to get vegetables into the kids as well. Serve them topped with chopped chives and sour cream. I love zucchini in almost any form – grilled, Read More..
Why not take advantage of the last of the warm evening grilling opportunities. These grilled bbq pork chops are juice, tender, and so flavorful with the dry rub and the barbecue finishing sauce. I like to serve the chops with Old Fashioned Fried Apples, Southern Read More..
Tender, sweet, sliced apples that are cooked to perfection in a sauce that is rich, buttery, and fragrant with warm, fall spices. These old fashioned fried apples are just like grandma made. I like to serve them with Herb Roasted Pork Loin and Sauteed Haricots Read More..
A creamy White Russian cocktail is the best way to add a bit of sweet at the end of the day. With vodka, coffee liqueur, and half & half, this cocktail is a dessert in a glass and a perfect nightcap. To say that this Read More..
An easy Southern Tomato Tart is great as a side dish, main dish, lunch, or brunch dish. It’s cheesy, savory, and tastes much more decadent than it actually is. Use pre-made pimento cheese and refrigerated boxed pie crust or make your own. Take advantage of Read More..