honey  apple and pomegranate on a wooden table

Rosh Hashanah Menus and Recipes

Cooking up a storm for Rosh Hashana and beyond? I got you covered for the whole month of Tishrei, with no end of exciting dishes, including My Favorite Apple Recipes Although you will find my Rosh Hashanah menu and recipe selections quite eclectic, I confess I couldn’t resist drawing liberally from my Sephardi heritage to […]

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday September 19th: Opening Act Sephardi Style

You never get a second chance to make a first impression, and you will hardly ever get a chance to start on a higher note than when offering one of the following sumptuous Sephardi first courses. Don’t worry, I am making sure you get dessert too, as long as we are working with all the […]

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday September 12th: Asian Feast. Gluten-Free

You may have trouble going back to ordering in a Chinese restaurant after you realize how superior homemade is, thanks to all the glorious  Asian flavors. We will never know why Chinese cookies are called Chinese, but we do know they are fabulous! I’ll be demonstrating: Mock Cab salad Hot and sour egg drop soup […]

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday August 29th. Pareve Shabbos Lunch: Gluten-Free

A Pareve Shabbos meal? that’s right: No oxymoron there! I am always asked to make a pareve cholent, just like the one I often make at home. Here are several of our favorite Jewish Specialties, recast as Pareve and light healthy fare. And Gluten-Free to boot! Time permitting, I want to try and make a […]

Upcoming Cooking Demo in NYC: Monday August 22nd: The Lean Italian Feast

Italian flavors at their best and most vibrant: I am making my own special oil for the antipasto. You will love the fish soup! And wait till you taste that plum tart! I’ll be demonstrating: Antipasto Cioppino Arborio with wild mushrooms Balsamic-roasted fennel, endive and radicchio Plum tart Click here to register