Kosherfeast and Kosherfest 2015

Kosherfest 2015, and the Kosherfeast Dinner that kicked it off, were loads of fun. This year’s Kosherfeast dinner was a meaningful Tikkun for the one which took place two years ago at the now-extinct J-Soho Restaurant (a mortifying debacle, followed by their closing down for good just a few days later. Thank Gd for small blessings!) and the […]

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My Fat Dad. Dawn Lerman. My Book Review

Treat yourself and a dear friend to a copy today! Congrats to Dawn Lerman for her wonderful new book, My Fat Dad. Everything about My Fat Dad is delicious, poignant and irresistible: Dawn’s frank and evocative style, her inner child’s voice at every life stage of her narration, her stubborn refusal to get caught on […]

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The Seasonal Jewish Kitchen Cookbook. Amelia Saltsman. My Review

Order Your Copy on Amazon Today! Well priced too! Amelia Saltsman’s new Cookbook, the Seasonal Jewish Kitchen, is nothing short of magnificent. Heaven Help me I just fell in love with it! If there were (of course there were, often for good reason!) any lingering biases about Jewish Food being stodgy, sappy or heavy-handed, they […]

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Something Sweet Cookbook. Miriam Pascal. My Review

Order Your Copy Today on Amazon! Something Sweet has just been published by Someone Sweet: Miriam Pascal, who runs the popular blog Overtime Cook. Kudos to Miriam for her first Cookbook, a beautiful dessert cookbook. You can see by a number of features in the book that Miriam is not only sweet and lovely, but thoughtful, […]

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New: BenZ Imported Chalav Israel Cheeses. My Cheese Feast Menu and Recipes

Please forgive my lowtech graphics: This gives you the information, and that does the trick! As promised, here is a list of prices of the wonderful imported Chalav Israel Cheeses BenZ’s Store  started carrying. Excellent selection at excellent prices. All those delicious Chalav Israel cheeses you have been pining for on your trips to Israel and […]