wrap and boil cheesecloth bags

Very Low Tech Kitchen Marvel: “Wrap and Boil” Bags!

A fan of my cooking demos recently bought me this very low-tech marvel: Wrap and Boil bags: I love’ em: They are very elastic large expandable cheesecloth tubular pouches, sewn in at one end, so you put anything you like, and tie the bag at the other end. This past Shabbos I so wanted to […]

Wolf and Lamb

A Date at Wolf and Lamb Restaurant

My first time at Wolf and Lamb: So much fun! I am guilty, in my typical reverse-chic way, when it comes to serious dining out, of hardly ever considering any of the midtown New York restaurants, preferring the more intriguing adventure of being surprised by some talented young up-and-coming chefs who showcase their creations at some […]

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC. Monday January 9th 2012. Chocolate Fantasies

Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate! Of course I mean the REAL thing: What a nice delicious way to start the new year! The good news is, it’s good for you! Innocent, affordable and delicious fantasies! I’ll be demonstrating: Chocolate bread pudding with caramel sauce Chocolate coconut tart Flourless chocolate hazelnut cake Chocolate espresso biscotti Chocolate cherry clafoutis […]

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday December 19th: Chanukkah. Latkas International

Latkas: The wonderful foods we love to hate! In addition to a delicious dinner, you will learn a thing or two about frying safely and efficiently. Latkas even for dessert! We are serving our goodies with homemade fruit sauce. I’ll be demonstrating: Potato latkas Curried sweet potato latkas Giant spinach latka Millet fritters Blueberry yogurt […]

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday December 12th: Secrets of Whole Grain Quickbreads and Muffins.

Think of all the delicious and healthy breads and muffins you could be whipping up in minutes, and you may never again wait in line for those nasty baked goods the cart around your corner heaves all day long. All the following goodies are equally at home as loaves or muffins, and each batch will […]